TITLE

City Bits

PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/21/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 37, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports business developments in New Orleans, Louisiana. Plans of Meyers Warehouse Inc. to expand operations and consolidate all warehousing at the New Orleans Regional Business Park; Increase in the corporate profit of Pilot Air Freight; Escalation of the unemployment rate in the metropolitan statistical area.
ACCESSION #
16584343

 

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