Retail and tourism

Retail and tourism
Frozen organic baby food brand launched in Portland
February 2007
Thursday, February 01, 2007

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Gerber baby, eat your strained-carrot heart out. The latest health food wave has reached the youngest Oregon consumers with the introduction of Nice Cubes, a new brand of frozen organic baby food, the first of its kind developed locally.

 

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GRANTS PASS
February 2007
Thursday, February 01, 2007

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An expansion to the Grants Pass warehouse of Fire Mountain Gems adds 70,000 square feet of space for the wholesale bead and gem distributor.

 

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VIP: Patrick Kruse, founder of Ruff Wear in Bend
February 2007
Thursday, February 01, 2007

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Credit Otis the dog as Ruff Wear’s muse. Otis, with his feet beat up after running on rocky river banks. Otis, who fell out of his lifejacket while being ferried across a rapids-filled river. And credit Otis as chief prototype tester for nearly all of the products that followed: boots, packs, life vests, first-aid kits.

 

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Discount groceries gain market share across Oregon
January 2007
Monday, January 01, 2007

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Oregon’s economy may be thriving — and according to at least one economist, food costs less today than it did 30 years ago — but there’s a ready market for the increasing number of discount grocers in the state.

 

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EAGLE POINT
January 2007
Monday, January 01, 2007

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Central Oregon could soon get a new resort-style hotel, condo and bungalow complex. If the plans are approved, southern California builder R.W. Hertel & Sons could break ground in the early months of 2007.

 

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