Businesses

The Federal Trade Commission and States suing to break up Facebook, Instagram & WhatsApp

The Federal Trade Commission Wednesday sued Facebook, alleging that the company is illegally maintaining its personal social networking monopoly through a years-long course of anti-competitive conduct. Following a lengthy investigation in cooperation with a coalition of attorneys general of 46 states, the District of Columbia, and Guam, the complaint alleges that Facebook has engaged in …

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East/West Manufacturing to add 60 new jobs, construct new facility in Round Rock

Round Rock approves expansion agreement with electronics manufacturer The City Council approved an economic incentive agreement with an electronics manufacturer that will bring 60 new jobs and a $5.65 million investment in a new facility in Round Rock. East/West Manufacturing Enterprises will build a 43,000 square foot facility to expand its capability in the Electronics …

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U.S.-based manufacturer and distributor Saleen Performance Parts to relocate operations to Round Rock

More than 150 jobs expected at manufacturing, office facility Opportunity Austin, the Greater Austin Chamber’s five-county economic development initiative, today announced Saleen Performance Parts will relocate its manufacturing operations from Southern California to Central Texas. Saleen Performance Parts is a U.S.-based manufacturer and distributor of a broad array of aftermarket automotive performance and restyling parts. …

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Amazon to lease 32-acre site in Round Rock

Project is expected to create hundreds of local jobs. Project is currently under construction on Chisholm Trail Road north of Old Settlers Boulevard The Round Rock Chamber confirmed Wednesday, June 19, that Amazon will open a delivery station in Round Rock. The 32-acre site is currently under construction at the Chisholm Trail Trade Center near I-35 and Old Settlers …

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