North Texas’ Farmer Brothers To Sell Direct Shipping Business for $100M to TreeHouse Foods

by | Jun 7, 2023
Farmer Brothers—a leading roaster, wholesaler, equipment servicer and distributor of coffee, tea, and more—will keep its corporate headquarters in Northlake at its current location near the Texas Motor Speedway. But the company is moving a key part of its business to Oregon.
State of the Workforce Highlights COVID-19 Disruptions and Unveils Talent Development Plan
by | Nov 18, 2020
The inaugural event discussed the impact of COVID-19 on the North Texas economy and innovative efforts to address regional workforce needs.
Microsoft To Partner with State and Local Leaders To Accelerate Digital Learning Across Texas
by | Oct 22, 2020
Microsoft and the Texas Education Agency are collaborating on digital skills programs statewide that tackle issues such as STEM engagement and talent pipeline growth.
Plano-Based Purpose Tea Among Stacy’s Rise Project $10,000 Grant Winners
by | Jul 29, 2020
Purpose Tea Founder Chi Nguyen is one of 15 female founders taking part in the 2020 Stacy’s Rise Project, an initiative by Plano-headquartered Frito-Lay to support women and their food and beverage businesses.
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Uplift Education Uses Data To Go Beyond the Tests

by | Jan 25, 2016
Taking cues from the healthcare industry, the leadership at the charter school developed a way to meaningfully use student, teacher, and parent data.