Spokane Journal of Business

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Efficient By Design: Contract Design Associates lands downtown

Spokane-based Contract Design Associates Inc., a 43-year-old commercial furniture dealership, has relocated recently into a 16,000-square-foot space in the former Spokesman-Review production building, at 1 N. Monroe downtown....


Steam Plant to put spin on its latest event space

Steam Plant Restaurant & Brew Pub, located in Spokane’s historic Steam Plant Square building ...


West Plains Goodwill nears completion

Baker Construction & Development Inc., of Spokane, is nearing completion of a new, $11.5 million ...


Construction to start on four NoLL buildings

Commercial development at the mixed-use town center in Liberty Lake, dubbed the NoLL, has slowed ...


Cookie Crunch: Girl Scouts council here sets goal to sell 1 million boxes despite supply-chain disruption

The Girl Scouts of Eastern Washington & Northern Idaho council has been building its annual cookie...


Marandos owner to restart Otis Orchards eatery

The kitchen will soon heat back up at the location of the former Otis Grill restaurant. The new eatery, to be called the Otis Restaurant, is expected to open this month at 21902 E. Wellesley, in Otis Orchards....

Freeform buys office furniture store in Tri-Cities

Richland, Washington, office furniture and supply store Brutzman’s Office Solutions has been acquired recently by a company with Spokane roots. Brutzman’s changed hands March 1, having been sold to Freeform, a Boise, Idaho-based commercial interior...


Parting Thoughts with John and Ken Towner, of Towners Conoco

Brothers John and Ken Towner retired late last year after selling the family’s 55-year-old business, Towner’s Conoco gas station, located at 1906 N. Ash in Spokane’s West Central neighborhood. The new owner is local businessman, Avtar Brar, who runs...


Chicana Esthetics caters to multicultural skin

Chicana Esthetics LLC has seen strong growth in its number of clients since launching in November as a cosmetic skin studio focused on skin health issues for people of Native American, Asian, African American, and Latino backgrounds....


What’s Happening With: Qlispe´ Raceway Park

The Kalispel Tribe of Indians is planning full road course and drag racing seasons starting this spring at its Qlispé Raceway Park, formerly Spokane County Raceway, almost 1 1/2 years after buying the property. ...

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