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Owners reflect on family ties as Pumpernickles in Creve Coeur closes

4 hours 31 minutes ago
The pandemic continues to create all sorts of staffing shortages, supply issues, and overall different ways of life for the restaurant industry. Pumpernickles Deli at 11036 Olive Blvd. in Creve Coeur is no stranger to this new normal. The deli said in a Facebook message Monday and sign posted on its door that it "has permanently closed due to economic conditions." KSDK talked to owner Harlan Levin who says this is closing more than just a restaurant. β€œI have customers that come in here once…
Elyse Schoenig, KSDK

Igniting innovation: Meet St. Louis Inno's 2022 Fire Awards finalists

21 hours 48 minutes ago
St. Louis Inno launched its Fire Awards recognize the companies and organizations that are setting the innovation and entrepreneurial economy ablaze. Our inaugural Fire Awards honors 19 startups, investors and organizations that reached key milestones in the last year, helping to ignite St. Louis’ innovation economy.
Nathan Rubbelke

How does immigration impact St. Louis' population? Here's what we found.

4 days 18 hours ago
In the 10 years between 2010 and 2019, the St. Louis metropolitan area lost more than 20,000 native-born individuals, and the population would have been in worse shape if not for one growing group: immigrants. Here's a look at the pace at which they came here, how it compares to other metros, and which industries benefited the most.
Maddy Simpson

Panera walks away from deal to go public through partnership with Danny Meyer's SPAC

5 days 2 hours ago
Panera Brands, a privately held company that includes the Panera Bread, Caribou Coffee and Einstein Bros. Bagels, said the two groups have called off the deal, announced in November 2021, β€œin light of unfavorable capital market conditions, including the deterioration of the market for initial public offerings over the past several months.” However, it isn't deterred from its ambition to become a publicly traded company again.
Nathan Rubbelke