Thursday, September 11, 2014

Biz News Around the State

Here's what's been in the headlines over the past week:

Openings and a relocation:
  • Oregon Kayak Man, a kayak rental and guide service, opened in Svenson. It offers tours throughout the north coast region. The Daily Astorian, 8/28/2014
  • Evo Clothing, a men's and women's clothing store, opened in Roseburg. The News-Review, 8/31/2014
  • Hillsboro Aviation is expanding its flight school in Prineville. It leased a larger hangar and anticipates strong growth in student enrollment. Central Oregonian, 8/29/2014
  • Wildflowers Nail Studio opened in Lakeview. Lake County Examiner, 8/27/2014
  • Uncorked Studios, a digital product agency in east Portland, plans to hire designers and Android, iOS, and web developers. Portland Business Journal, 9/8/2014
  • Myoptic Optometry Laurelhurst opened in southeast Portland. Neighborhood Notes, 9/2/2014
  • Killer Burger, a Portland-based hamburger chain, will open in Eugene later this year. The Register-Guard, 8/23/2014
  • Get Air Eugene, a trampoline park, will open in Eugene next month. It will employ 20 to 25 people. The Register-Guard, 8/22/2014
  • Alpenglow Café in Bend closed. The Bulletin, 9/5/2014
  • Sykes Enterprises Inc. will close its Milton-Freewater customer call center in December. Its 240 employees will be given the option of working from home. East Oregonian, 8/28/2014
  • Produce Row Café in southeast Portland closed. The Oregonian, 9/3/2014
For more business news, check out this week's full report or visit the Around the State page on

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