Cinema-microbrewery concept to open first Houston-area location in new community

After the timing didn’t work out on its initial plans for a Houston-area location, Round Rock, Texas-based Flix Entertainment has staked out a new spot. 

Flix Brewhouse — which combines a movie theater with a dine-in microbrewery — is the first entert…

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California investment firm buys Brookhollow Central a month after first Houston deal

Woodland Hills, California-based Hertz Investment Group has scooped up its second Houston property just a month after making its first Texas acquisition. 

Miami-based Parmenter Realty Partners was the seller in both deals. 

Hertz announced Feb. 20 th…

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Emirates to bring Airbus jumbo jet back to Houston

International airline Emirates will bring its flagship Airbus A380 service back to Houston this summer after a nearly two-year hiatus in the Bayou City. 

The Dubai, United Arab Emirates-based carrier will resume the A380 service on its route between H…

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Noble Energy inks multibillion-dollar deal to export natural gas from Israel to Egypt

Houston-based Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE: NBL) announced this week that it signed two 10-year deals to sell natural gas from offshore Israel to Egypt-based Dolphinus Holdings Ltd. 

Israel-based Delek Drilling LP is Noble Energy’s partner on the deals, wh…

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Drilling products company anticipates Houston job cuts due to NOV acquisition

Around 150 Texas jobs at Vallourec Drilling Products USA Inc. could be cut in the near future.

The company warned the Texas Workforce Commission last month that job cuts are anticipated due to a deal with Houston-based National Oilwell Varco (NYSE: NO…

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Shake Shack confirms opening date for next Houston location

Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE: SHAK) has officially set the opening date for its latest Houston location. 

The Rice Village location, at 6205 Kirby Drive, will open Feb. 28 at 11 a.m., according to a press release. 

A Galleria Shake Shack employee told Pape…

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Defunct Houston energy co. files lawsuit over alleged corruption in Venezuela

Houston-based Harvest Natural Resources Inc. formally dissolved in May 2017, but the defunct energy company now claims that its collapse was precipitated by alleged corruption in Venezuela. 

A lawsuit was filed in Houston Feb. 16 against three former …

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Sneak peek: Take an animated tour of the future Houston Farmers Market renovations (Video)

The new owners of the Houston Farmers Market plan to break ground on renovations this spring. In the meantime, the team behind the transformation has released an animated video of what to expect.

Check out the video above for an animated look at pla…

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Sysco acquires Louisiana-based food distributor

Houston-based Sysco Corp. (NYSE: SYY) has made another acquisition. 

The company announced Feb. 19 it acquired Broussard, Louisiana-based Doerle Food Services. The price of the acquisition was not disclosed, but Doerle has about $250 million in annual…

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