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Firehouse Subs Plans to Grow with First Responders, Veterans as Franchisees

The First Responders Program, a new incentive program unique to the QSR industry, offers $100,000 cash per restaurant to qualifying individuals.

Taco Bell Launches New Cravings Value Menu

Taco Bell said it revolutionized Value deals with a new Cravings Value Menu and a Veggie-Build-Your-Own-Cravings-Box.

Third Annual Indy Autonomous Challenge Crowns Winner at CES 2024

The Indy Autonomous Challenge announced this year’s winner of the Autonomous Challenge at CES 2024.

Orange County Convention Center Pilots Moonwalkers Robotic Shoes

Shift Robotics announced the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando will be piloting Moonwalkers robotic shoes for use in all of its facilities.

CVS Pharmacy Announces New Simplified Loyalty Experience

CVS Pharmacy announced the evolution of its loyalty program to include two membership tiers - ExtraCare and ExtraCare Plus.

Boeing-built X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle Embarks on Seventh Mission

The Boeing-built X-37B autonomous spaceplane recently launched aboard a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket, marking the beginning of its seventh mission.

What Not to Miss at CES 2024

CES 2024 returns to Las Vegas January 9th-12th. See what to expect at the hub where business leaders meet, dream, and solve.

Florida Medical Cannabis Dispensaries Open in Crawfordville, Crestview

Two new medical dispensaries have opened in Crawfordville and Crestview, Florida.

McDonald’s Launches Squishmallows Happy Meal in U.S.

You can get your squish on as the Squishmallows Happy Meal makes its debut at McDonald's restaurants nationwide, for a limited time.

Bank Employees Go Above and Beyond, Donations Exceed $100,000

First Federal Bank announced the success of its 2023 First Federal Way campaign, with donations to local non-profit agencies in their communities.

Brightline Partners with Islands of The Bahamas

Brightline and the Islands of The Bahamas unveiled the first wrapped train showcasing a new partnership.

Owens Realty Services Awarded Orange County Convention Center Contract

Owens Realty Services recently announced the award of a multi-year contract with the Orange County Convention Center.

Fitch Revises Greater Orlando Aviation Authority’s Outlook

Fitch revises Greater Orlando Aviation Authority's outlook and affirms ratings for the Orlando airport authority.

IAAPA Expo 2023 in Orlando Showcases Innovation, Industry Advancements

With over 1,100 exhibitors, there is plenty to see when IAAPA Expo 2023 takes place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando.

Free Ice Cream for Jeni’s Winter Park Grand Opening

The day has come for the official grand opening for Jeni’s in Winter Park, and there is free ice cream involved!

$205M Lien Recorded Against Major Orlando & Florida Timeshare Developers

A "perfected" lien of more than $200 million was recorded against five of biggest timeshare resort developers, including those in Orlando & Florida.

Locally Based National Company Treats Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital Patients

A locally based national company treated Orlando Arnold Palmer Children’s Hospital patients to a Halloween surprise last week.

INSPIRE Luxury Hospitality Conference Set for December in Miami Beach

The International Luxury Hotel Association (ILHA) shared more details about the upcoming INSPIRE Luxury Hospitality Conference in Miami Beach.

Orange Insurance Exchange Enters Florida Property Insurance Market

Orange Insurance Exchange a reciprocal insurer, announced its formation and launch in the Florida property insurance market. 

NAVC Commits $1 Million to Fund New Veterinary Global Award Program

The North American Veterinary Community established new award program to support the veterinary profession and wellbeing of animals.

AutoNation Launches New eCommerce Website

AutoNation customers can purchase online high-quality automotive parts and accessories at competitive prices and have them shipped directly to their homes.

Ritchie Bros. Announces Dates for Premier 2024 Orlando, Florida Event

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers will host its premier global auction event in Orlando, Florida and announced the 2024 dates:

Global Group Honors Orlando International Airport’s Vicki Jaramillo

Vicki Jaramillo, Chief Development Officer of the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority, presented with the 2023 Individual Leadership Award.

Frontier Becomes First Airline to Offer New Eggo Grab & Go Waffles

L’Eggo With Eggo: Frontier Airlines updated inflight menu features wide selection of new snack and drink options, including Eggo Grab & Go Waffles.

bp Boosts EV Charging Network with Big Tesla Ultra-Fast Chargers Purchase

Deal with bp pulse marks first time Tesla's ultra-fast chargers will be purchased for deployment on an independent EV charging network.

Florida Put Morningstar-Sustainalytics on List of Scrutinized Companies that Boycott Israel

Governor DeSantis announced the state placed Morningstar-Sustainalytics on Florida’s List of Scrutinized Companies that Boycott Israel.

Cybersecurity Headquarters, CIP Lab Opening in Tampa

A leader in critical infrastructure protection (CIP) cybersecurity solutions announced opening of global headquarters and CIP Lab in Tampa, Florida.

Sun Outdoors Sugarloaf Key Now Open in Florida Keys

Blue Water Development announced the opening of Sun Outdoors Sugarloaf Key in the Florida Keys.

Florida Poly President Honored as Top Business Leader

In his last year as Florida Polytechnic University president, Dr. Randy K. Avent was recognized once again for his exceptional leadership.

Trulieve Opens Medical Cannabis Dispensary in Marianna, Florida

Trulieve Cannabis Corp. opened a new medical cannabis dispensary in Marianna, Florida.