Workers at Two Other St. Louis-area Starbucks File Union Elections | local business

ST. LOUIS — A wave of union efforts that is sweeping Starbucks cafes across the country has reached South City. Workers at two stores in the Northhampton and Clayton-Tamm boroughs announced Monday they would file papers with the federal government calling for union elections, joining colleagues in Ladue and Bridgeton who filed last week. The … Read more

German response to war in Ukraine could sting Super Hornet | local business

ST. LOUIS COUNTY – The war in Ukraine could spell trouble for one of the region’s key assembly lines. The Russian incursion upsets military priorities in Germany, the latest foreign customer committed to buying Boeing’s F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jets. In a post-invasion speech, the German Chancellor suggested his country could instead buy Lockheed Martin’s … Read more

Build-A-Bear Opens First “Adventure” Location in Chesterfield | local business

CHESTERFIELD – Build-A-Bear introduces a new concept in St. Louis. The St. Louis-based retailer will open its first Build-A-Bear Adventure venue in the Chesterfield Valley later this month. The concept combines the usual workshop shop with a bakery, arcade and private spaces for parties, school trips, baby and bridal showers and team building events. The … Read more