Biz Buzz Blog Updates

By Dennis Seid/NEMS Daily Journal

The Flat Tire Grille is opening Aug. 1 in the old Ruby Tuesday’s location at The Mall at Barnes Crossing. Owner James Bryan confirmed the news to the Biz Buzz blog.

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McDonald’s owner/franchise operator Rob Hudson said the new store in Tupelo opens next Wednesday, July 29 at 9 a.m. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held shortly before the doors open

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Navistar Defense, which employs about 300 people at its assembly plant in West Point, announced today it received a $142 million order from the U.S. Marines to supply 140 of its International MaxxPro Recovery vehicles with rocket-propelled grenade (or RPG) nets.

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