Small Businesses

Small Businesses Take Big Hit After Lewisville StormMore than a half of dozen small businesses along Mill Street in Lewisville suffered damage Sunday; the storm tore off shingles, broke windows, and punched a hole in the siding at the Mill Street Dinner.
Internet Sales Leave Some Small North Texas Businesses StrugglingNearly a week after black Friday sales started, some retailers in Collin County are still seeing red -- in terms of revenue. But struggling small businesses are hoping to turn that red into green.
New Partnership Aims To Help Small Businesses GrowIn one of the buildings of an old, renovated elementary school, a new service called IDEA Works opened its doors. Its business is helping other people grow their businesses.
Fort Worth Emerging Business Program BeginsFort Worth has kicked off an emerging small business program called IDEA Fort Worth, meant to help create jobs, hire workers and market products.
Government Shutdown Creating Domino EffectThe domino effect of the partial government shutdown has hit small businesses in North Texas.
High Gas Prices Hitting Small Businesses HardCebolla Fine Flowers in Dallas prides itself on shipping in flowers from Holland. The bright-colored hues and beautifully-shaped flowers are the company’s signature. But the high cost of gasoline and air freight surcharges have doubled the mom and pop store’s expenses.