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Hyundai Goes Truckin’

This year Hyundai will dive into an already crowded U.S. pickup truck market with a new vehicle, the Santa Cruz. The Santa Cruz, which will...

Mercedes Moves Toward Electric

Greek philosopher Heraclitus once said, “Nothing endures but change.” The German automaker Mercedes-Benz U.S. International (MBUSI) in Tuscaloosa County, and its parent company, Daimler...

Top Women in Alabama Media 2019

Twenty-five women in media — whose jobs range from online news site editor to newspaper to TV and radio to marketing executive — were...

Life Lessons from the Farm

Jones Valley Teaching Farm offers a 12-year learning course through seven partner schools, using horticulture to teach a bounty of life skills, including mathematics, biology and business management.

The Key to EBSCO’s Success

75-year-old EBSCO is long-term focused, accumulating companies with one common factor — they make money serving fundamental markets.

Wyndy: The Local Babysitter App You Should Know About

A Birmingham couple enters the fast-growing childcare app industry with a focus on babysitters who are college students. Incubator support and seed funding has boosted them into seven university cities in the Southeast.

Hyundai Sees Opportunity in Collapse of U.S. Sedan Giants

Americans are enamored with the SUV these days. The sedan? Well, it seems U.S. drivers are just not into them the way they use...

Building Innovator Ready to Power Up

Global building materials innovator James Hardie scouted the South before choosing Prattville for its 10th U.S. plant — a $220 million, 200-job investment that’s the largest new industry in Prattville in 50 years.

How the Rich Stay Rich

Banks offer special services to help wealthy clients protect their funds and not-quite-so-wealthy ones climb the ladder.

Small Business Focused Finance

Alabama credit unions are fine-tuning their small business relationships, mentoring clients and increasing loan portfolios.

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