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November 15, 2018
Florida Business News

Florida retailers expecting strong holiday sales this year

The Florida Retail Federation expects a 4.5 percent increase in 2018 holiday shopping sales, with the average consumer expected to spend at an all-time record over the next six weeks.

AutoNation partners with car subscription service

Fort Lauderdale-based AutoNation is again embracing emerging technologies with the announcement Thursday of a partnership with Fair, a car subscription service.

Commentary: T-Mobile-Sprint merger will help Florida businesses grow

Ever since T-Mobile and Sprint announced in April their intentions to merge, 5G mobile broadband has become a major topic in the United States, and rightfully so.

Florida golf courses on a drive to lure more players with bigger, better, newer courses

South Florida’s golf course investments run counter to some national trends, which show golfers as an aging demographic that is not being replaced by a new generation.

Brooksville's Cemex workers unionize with safety as top priority

Cemex cement plant workers who voted late last month to unionize did so with improving safety as their top priority, said an official from their union, the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers.

Natural gas put to the test

TECO Peoples Gas is helping a Florida laboratory install natural gas technology to support crucial water supply testing operation. [Sponsored]

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Retired NFL referee for Super Bowl LII officiates a flag football game
Retired NFL referee for Super Bowl LII officiates a flag football game

Retired NFL referee Eugene Steratore officiated a flag football game at Belleair Elementary School between the students and the teachers. The action was part of the annual Great American Teach In.

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