Business News

  • In-store shopping still matters this holiday season
    by nefeeder on November 23, 2017 at 5:17 pm

    By KELLI HOLLINGER Texas A&M UniversityIn-person shopping remains popular. It surprises most millennials to learn that only about 10 percent of all retail purchases are actually made online. Each semester, when I ask hundreds of undergraduate business students to estimate, […]

  • Contractor Condos offers large shop units for rent
    by nefeeder on November 21, 2017 at 5:00 am

    By JEFF ROBINSON​Casey Jackman has opened Contractor Condos at the intersection of Burggraf Way and Heritage Lane at the southern end of Idaho Falls. Jackman is finishing completion on six 20-foot by 40-foot units with another five to be built in the […]

  • People in Business
    by nefeeder on November 21, 2017 at 5:00 am

    Jones joins Zions Bank’s wealth management team in Jackson Brian Jones has joined Zions Bank as a wealth advisor based in Jackson, Wyo. In his new role, Jones will provide wealth management services to clients in the Jackson region, a Zions news release said. He is based […]

  • Target sees highly competitive holiday on the way
    by nefeeder on November 21, 2017 at 1:45 am

    By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO AP Retail WriterNEW YORK — A cautious outlook on the crucial holiday season overshadowed progress Target made in bringing more customers to its stores, pulling its shares down sharply. The shares of other retailers fell as well, even though […]

  • Honda recalls 900,000 Odyssey minivans Saturday
    by nefeeder on November 21, 2017 at 1:34 am

    NEW YORK (AP) — Honda is recalling about 900,000 of its Odyssey minivans because the second-row seats may tip forward if not properly latched. The recall announced Saturday covers vehicles from the 2011-17 model years. About 800,000 of the affected minivans were sold in […]

  • Phone companies get new tools to block spam calls
    by nefeeder on November 21, 2017 at 1:30 am

    By TALI ARBEL AP Technology WriterNEW YORK — Phone companies will have greater authority to block unwanted calls from reaching customers as regulators adopted new rules to combat automated messages known as robocalls. Rules adopted Thursday by the Federal Communications […]

  • People in Business
    by nefeeder on November 14, 2017 at 5:13 pm

    Ashton’s Reinke joins Bank of Idaho board Chris Reinke, of Reinke Grain Company, has been selected to be a director for the Bank of Idaho and Bank of Idaho Holding Co. Reinke is a third-generation owner and vice president at Reinke Grain Company in Ashton, a Bank of Idaho […]

  • Bill’s Bike & Run to open in Ammon
    by nefeeder on November 14, 2017 at 5:00 am

    By JEFF ROBINSON news@postregister.comBill’s Bike &Run has announced it will open a third eastern Idaho location. Sales manager Doug Swanson announced Wednesday in a Facebook Live post the business will open up shop in Ammon’s Sandcreek Commons, next to […]