<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Chicago Business News - Money, Financial & Corporate News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/business http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Fri, 09 Oct 2015 11:40:33 -0500 Fri, 09 Oct 2015 11:40:33 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Tribune Tower is For Sale: Report]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 15:23:27 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Tribune-Tower.jpg
Chicago’s historic Tribune Tower is reportedly for sale.

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<![CDATA[Urban Outfitters in New York Ends On-Call Shifts]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 14:33:23 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-535061255.jpg
Urban Outfitters agreed to end on-call shifts following an inquiry into 13 retailers by New York state's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. On-call shifts require workers to be available for shifts that could...

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<![CDATA[Fiat Chrysler Avoids Strike With New Tentative Contract]]> Thu, 08 Oct 2015 05:56:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_183303870867.jpg
Fiat Chrysler has reached a tentative agreement with the United Auto Workers union, tThe Associated Press reported. The new agreement means the automaker has avoided a strike at its U.S.

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<![CDATA[Take a Sneak Peek at the New Boozy Target in Streeterville]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 18:04:30 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/boozy+target6.jpg
The new alcohol-serving Target in Streeterville is all set to open next week, and the first glimpse of the store is impressive.]]>
<![CDATA[Portillo's Reveals Plans for First Wisconsin Location]]> Wed, 07 Oct 2015 12:02:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/219*120/Portillos+Brookfield_Renderings.jpg
Cheeseheads can soon get a little taste of Chicago-style grub thanks to Portillo’s.

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<![CDATA[Norwegian Airline CEO Hints to $69 Flights From U.S to Europe]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 20:03:48 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/NorwegianCEO.jpg
Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA hopes to sell one-way tickets to Europe for $69 as early as 2017 by flying from U.S. airports that have low fees, Chief Executive Officer Bjørn Kjos said in an interview Tuesday,...

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Investigating the Issues That Affect You Most]]>
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<![CDATA[McDonald's Rolls Out All-Day Breakfast Menu]]> Tue, 06 Oct 2015 05:46:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/McDonald%27s_breakfast.jpg
McDonald's officially rolled out its all-day breakfast options nationally on Tuesday. But the menu will depend on where you live, as the company will only offer select breakfast sandwich items in different...

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<![CDATA[UPS to Hire More Than 3,000 People in Chicago Area]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 17:44:33 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-459450119.jpg
UPS has announced it will hire more than 3,000 people in the Chicago area for seasonal positions.

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<![CDATA[American Apparel Files For Bankruptcy]]> Mon, 05 Oct 2015 02:04:22 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-103497678.jpg
Troubled teen apparel retailer American Apparel Inc filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, Reuters reported. The company said it had reached a restructuring support agreement with 95 percent of its secured...

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<![CDATA[Last Chance to Dine at Ed Debevic's in River North]]> Sun, 04 Oct 2015 14:21:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/11137110_10152876011048299_1762192408383809822_n.jpg
Sunday is the last chance for customers to dine at Ed Debevic's, a River North restaurant famous for its snarky staff.

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<![CDATA[New Chip Credit Cards Deadline Has Arrived]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 11:39:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/NC_chippin0930.jpg
Stores, restaurants and hotels meet the deadline to have the "Chip and PIN" technology installed to work with the new, more secure credit cards.]]>
<![CDATA[What Those Metallic Chips on New Credit Cards Mean]]> Thu, 01 Oct 2015 11:40:44 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_645262875224-CCChip.jpg
Whether you’re buying latte or a new pair of jeans, the new credit cards with the square metallic chips on the front are meant to better protect you from fraud. Here’s what you should know about chip...

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<![CDATA[Google Expected to Unveil New Phones, Latest Android OS]]> Tue, 29 Sep 2015 00:06:24 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_768252633260.jpg
Google is expected to unveil two new Nexus smartphones, its new mobile operating system and the next generation of its Chromecast streaming device at an event in San Francisco on Tuesday. Analysts are expecting...

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<![CDATA[Empty Cash Registers: Philly Businesses Struggle Through Pope Visit ]]> Mon, 28 Sep 2015 23:32:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Book+Store+Closes+Pope+Visit.jpg
With as many as 1.5 million people estimated to have passed through Philadelphia during the week-long World Meeting of Families conference and papal visit, one would expect business was booming. But all...

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<![CDATA[Apple's iPhone 6S & 6S Plus Hits Stores on Friday]]> Fri, 25 Sep 2015 10:07:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/AP_917275329034.jpg
The new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are hitting stores on Friday and people, as well as a robot, around the world are already lining up. Lucy the robot was among the first to wait in the rain in Sydney...

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<![CDATA[Walgreens Prescriptions Delayed Across U.S.]]> Fri, 25 Sep 2015 06:50:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/walgreens+sign+edit.jpg
Walgreens customers across the U.S. may find it difficult to get prescriptions in the company’s stores this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Caterpillar Inc. Announces Plan to Cut More Than 10,000 Jobs]]> Thu, 24 Sep 2015 09:16:54 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/182*120/GettyImages-457723824.jpg
Caterpillar Inc. announced Thursday that it plans to cut its workforce by more than 10,000 people by 2018.

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<![CDATA[Downtown Chipotle Temporarily Closed Over Fly Issue]]> Tue, 22 Sep 2015 17:10:24 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/207*120/Chipotle+Sign.jpg
A Chipotle on Michigan Ave. was closed Monday after an inspection revealed fruit flies at the restaurant, according to a report.

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<![CDATA[Opening Date Set for New Alcohol-Serving Target]]> Mon, 21 Sep 2015 12:02:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-71478723.jpg
A new Target store in Streeterville is expected to open next month as the first of the company's stores to serve alcohol.

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<![CDATA[Credit Cards Now Come With a Chip]]> Mon, 21 Sep 2015 06:54:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_357621665550.jpg
The new chip cards consumers have received are part of a nationwide shift to offer increased security against fraud and shift liability from card issuers to merchants, who must upgrade to the new technology...

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<![CDATA[The Wiener's Circle Has Been Sold: Report]]> Fri, 18 Sep 2015 11:36:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/weiners-circle.jpg
Chicago’s famed Wiener’s Circle, the hot dog stand serving up chardogs with a side of rude, has reportedly been sold.

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<![CDATA[Burger King, 4 Rivals to Debut 'Peace Day Burger' ]]> Thu, 17 Sep 2015 18:03:47 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/212*120/AP272135403821.jpg
For one day, and one day only, five burger chains will come together to produce a Peace Day Burger that will be shared… for free.

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<![CDATA[Motorola Solutions to Move Global Headquarters to Chicago]]> Tue, 15 Sep 2015 18:07:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/220*120/motorola+solutions.jpg
Motorola Solutions will move its global headquarters from suburban Schaumburg to downtown Chicago, officials announced Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Morton Salt Moving Operations Out of Longtime Warehouse]]> Tue, 15 Sep 2015 15:18:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/morton+girl.jpg
Morton Salt, Inc. has announced plans to stop packaging and warehousing operations its Elston Avenue facility in Chicago by the end of October.

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<![CDATA[New Uber Program Offers Car, Job to Low-Income Residents]]> Thu, 10 Sep 2015 21:13:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Uber-Generic.jpg
There’s a new car leasing program coming to Chicago that’s aimed at giving low-income residents access to vehicles -- and a job at Uber.

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<![CDATA[Al Qaeda Magazine Targets Buffet, Bloomberg]]> Wed, 09 Sep 2015 17:21:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_120505023412.jpg
A notorious Al Qaeda magazine is encouraging lone-wolf terrorist attacks on U.S. economic leaders, including, Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg, and Warren Buffet, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[New Streeterville Target Officially Applies for Liquor License]]> Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:43:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/target+express.jpg
The application was confirmed by Eater Chicago, which verified through a Freedom of Information Act request.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's All-Day Breakfast Could Cause Rise in Egg Prices: Report]]> Fri, 04 Sep 2015 12:24:43 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/mcdonalds-sign1.JPG
McDonald’s will soon serve all day breakfast nationwide, but experts are already warning that all those Egg McMuffins could have a negative impact on your grocery bill.

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<![CDATA[Ex-Tesla Employee Posted Confidential Docs From Manager's Email Online: FBI]]> Thu, 03 Sep 2015 17:01:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Tesla_Kalbasi_ComputerCrimes.jpg
A former Tesla engineer is facing charges for allegedly accessing his former manager’s work email, then posting confidential information from the account online, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation....

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