News releases from Louisville Business First
KFC is looking to fill the thousands of full-time and part-time positions nationwide, which vary by restaurant but will include jobs at all levels.
A veteran in the Louisville restaurant industry is behind this new place. The more than 5,000-square-foot restaurant gets its name from its three-pronged approach to its menu offerings.
ICYMI: Scenes from the 2021 Oaks and Derby (PHOTOS)
May 03, 2021
Fans flocked to Churchill Downs for The Kentucky Oaks and The Kentucky Derby this year — here's what you might have missed.
The LEE Initiative has a new headquarters that will soon be a home base for the mentees in the Women Chef and Spirits Program.
Medina Spirit is the 2021 winner of the Kentucky Derby. He came into the race Saturday evening with 12-1 odds but led the entire way.
It's a big bet, but it's all in the name of a business promotion. We'll have to wait a few more hours to see if Jim "Mattress Mack" McIngvale loses any sleep on this one.
The best Derby memories | Access Louisville podcast
April 30, 2021
It's good to be heading back to Churchill Downs this year after last year's odd Kentucky Derby Day. We chat about Derby plans, favorite memories and how to make Derby Day even better on this week's...
Yum Brands Inc.'s stock got a lift during trading hours on Wednesday following first quarter earnings results that beat analysts' estimates.
That's My Dog invests in new food truck operation
April 27, 2021
That's My Dog, which opened in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic last year, is investing in a new mobile unit as the business continues to grow.
UofL said it will pursue other gifts and funding sources for the roughly $12 million facility, which will include between 28,000 and 35,000 square feet of space.
The sports world is expecting to see the Kentucky Derby run with significantly diminished capacity in the stands later this week. Let's look at how it compares to other major sporting events.
How Covid-19 has changed some 2021 Derby-related events
April 21, 2021
After their events were either postponed or canceled last year due to Covid-19, this year’s Derby events are more or less back in action. They just look a little different this year.
Property tax bills may soon become the subject of lively debate locally as the Jefferson County Property Valuation Administrator begins a huge reassessment. We talk about what it means and how the...
The club will be open to the public, but members will have priority access and favorable pricing on all spirits, amenities and special events. Owners also announced two executive hires for the club...
Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear’s administration has increased the capacity for venues and events holding more than 1,000 people and has streamlined its Healthy at Work guidance.
KFC U.S. chief marketing officer departs
April 19, 2021
During her time with the Louisville-based company, the KFC executive led the charge behind many memorable — and at times, bizarre — marketing efforts.
Norton Commons adding six seasonal stores, restaurants
April 17, 2021
The new spots at the Norton Commons North Village Market Retail Cottages, will open April 23, as will the season's first Food Truck Friday.
Imagine Greater Louisville 2025 was created by a 15-person steering committee that aims to rebuild Louisville's arts and culture sectors and to help heal the community economically and socially.
Kentucky has 91 breweries, up from just 34 breweries five years ago. How does that compare to other states?
The week in bankruptcies: Shaw Brothers Co. Inc.
April 15, 2021
This week in Louisville business bankruptcies include Shaw Brothers Co. Inc.. For the year, Louisville has recorded 2 business bankruptcy filings.
Gallant Fox Brewing to open second location
April 14, 2021
The new brewery and taproom will be a first for Bullitt County and is expected to open in late summer or early fall 2021.
Former 21c Museum Hotels CEO enters Louisville mayoral race
April 14, 2021
Enhanced public safety, job creation and improved educational opportunities are some pillars of his platform.
See inside this long-awaited Colonial Gardens restaurant
April 13, 2021
With the opening of a new restaurant in its original building, Colonial Gardens is striving to be a popular gathering place once again.
Black Bourbon Society founder, in town to film a documentary, talks about the rise in Black representation in the distilling industry — and the challenges that lie ahead.