NWI Business Ins and Outs: Furniture store, Domino’s, wellness center, mortgage lender and opioid recover center opening; Taco John’s coming? | Northwest Indiana Business Headlines

Could Taco John’s double-decker tacos be coming to Northwest Indiana, or at least Southwest Michigan?

Meritage Hospitality Group, a Grand Rapids, Michigan-based restaurant development chain that owns several Wendy’s in the Region, signed an area development agreement to build Taco John’s in the United States.

The company, which owns Wendy’s restaurants in Merrillville, Portage, Chesterton, Valparaiso and LaPorte, reached a deal to build 50 Taco John’s by 2026 with an option to develop 150 restaurants. Meritage Hospitality Group plans to invest at least $100 million in building Taco John’s now that it has exclusive development rights in several states.

“We are excited about this new partnership with Taco John’s and look forward to launching development in our home market of west Michigan with new store openings beginning in 2022. We were initially attracted to the brand by the made-to-order quality food, drive-thru service and significant new development opportunities, all of

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Opening The Path To Women’s Leadership In The Business World

Regina Granados De Ita is the CEO of LeasePlan Mexico, a vehicle leasing company in Mexico.

The role of women when it comes to economic reactivation across the world is fundamental in my opinion. I believe it is time for qualified and competent women to take increasingly important leadership positions and drive both organizations and institutions toward a new normal state in which talent comes first, without any distinction in terms of gender or any other personal condition.

According to a 2018 study from McKinsey & Company, 15% of companies in Mexico have women in senior management positions and only 8% have women as CEOs. This tells us that everyone has a part to play in achieving greater equality. Even though there are more women in strategic decision-making positions than there used to be, we are still the exception. This unfortunately happens in every sector and especially with

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The LU+ Business Center Opening Ceremony and Charity Event LET’S REACH FOR THE SKY | Taiwan News

Hong Kong Rope Skipping Club performance, charity rope skipping marathon and charity bazaar, with over 300 participants. More than one hundred thousand Hong Kong Dollars have been raised from the event which will be used to support employment programs for the underprivileged.

HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 28 June 2021 – The LU+ Business Opening Ceremony and Charity Event held by Safety Godown Company Limited (00237.HK) at the LU Plaza was held successfully on June 25. During the event, the Hong Kong Rope Skipping Club was invited to perform different rope-skipping freestyles. The public were also invited to join the “Charity Rope Skipping Marathon” and the charity bazaar. More than 300 people joined this event and skipped more than 19000 times, which help Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service raised more than one hundred thousand Hong Kong Dollars.

Mr. Raymond Chiu (Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service, Chief Executive) presenting
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City, business leaders celebrate opening of new aquatic center

The new Plainview Aquatic Center has received an average of about 350 visitors each day since it officially opened for business Friday.

On Monday, Plainview Chamber of Commerce members and city leaders gathered at the facility to celebrate and to cut ribbon. Among those in attendance was former mayor, Wendell Dunlap, whose administration led the planning phase and construction of the project.

The project has “been a long time coming,” said current Plainview Mayor Charles Starnes.

The aquatic center is one of six bond projects approved by Plainview voters in 2018. But it was highlighted as an item of interest several years before during a comprehensive plan survey for the city.


The city’s newest amenity experienced several delays to get to this day.

Bulldozers, loaders and other machinery have been a constant sight at M.B. Hood Park (16th and Ennis Streets) since late 2018. Plainview voters granted a $3.8

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