Business Happenings and Employment Opportunities Around the State Of Oregon

For the week ending February 1, 2013


  • Door to Door Nails, a mobile nail service, opened in Curry County. Curry Coastal Pilot, 1/26/2013
  • A Dutch Bros. Coffee stand will open in Lincoln City. The News Guard, 1/23/2013
  • North Coast Lawn in Tillamook added two employees. Headlight-Herald, 1/16/2013
  • The Eleventh Street Barber opened in Astoria. It offers haircuts, shaves, and free beer to its customers 21 and over. The Daily Astorian, 1/10/2013


  • Siskiyou Community Health Center’s Acute Care Clinic opened in Grants Pass. Grants Pass Daily Courier, 1/23/2013
  • Two clothing stores, Rue 21 and Marshalls, will open at the Roseburg Valley Mall. Rue 21 is expected to open next month and Marshalls in midsummer. The News-Review, 1/21/2013
  • Beaver State Plumbing opened in Melrose. The News-Review, 1/21/2013
  • La Femme Boutique opened in Roseburg. It offers women’s clothing, handmade candles, and jewelry. The News-Review, 1/14/2013


  • Choices Recovery Services, a substance abuse counseling service, opened in Prineville. Central Oregonian, 1/22/2013
  • Enchilada Express opened in Madras. The Madras Pioneer, 1/16/2013
  • Los Primos Taqueria opened in Madras. The Madras Pioneer, 1/16/2013
  • Rasa Wellness, a life coaching business, opened at Sisters Art Works in Sisters. The Nugget Newspaper, 1/13/2013
  • Black Buffalo Coffee House in Chiloquin will close. Herald and News, 1/12/2013
  • Inside Out Fitness will open in Hood River. Columbia River Gorge Business Review, 1/8/2013
  • Kids World in Bend will close. It specializes in educational toys and supplies. The Bulletin, 1/5/2013





  • Enviro Board Corp. plans to open a facility in John Day to produce environmentally friendly building materials, converting agricultural waste into low-cost building panels. It expects to begin operations early next year and will operate five production lines, creating eight jobs per line per shift. Blue Mountain Eagle, 1/30/2013


  • Daimler Trucks North America will lay off 250 workers at its Portland factory next month as demand stalls for new trucks. The Oregonian, 1/30/2013
  • Honey Toast Café opened in Beaverton. It offers Taiwanese-inspired street food. The Oregonian, 1/30/2013
  • Elements Massage opened in Wilsonville. Wilsonville Spokesman, 1/29/2013
  • Cardinal Club, a bar, opened in northeast Portland. The Oregonian, 1/27/2013
  • Uncle Dick’s Deep Fried Hot Dogs opened in downtown Portland. The Oregonian, 1/27/2013
  • Retro Revival, an antique and furniture store, opened in Oregon City. The Oregonian, 1/27/2013
  • Rachel’s Classic Burgers in Hillsboro closed. The Oregonian, 1/27/2013
  • SolarWorld in Hillsboro laid off 50 workers. The Oregonian, 1/25/2013
  • Rose City Local Market will open in Beaverton. It will offer local and raw products, as well as specialty items for people with food sensitivities and allergies. The Oregonian, 1/25/2013
  • The Soup Shack, a specialty soup and sandwich shop, opened in McMinnville. News-Register, 1/22/2013
  • Agile Chiropractic and Massage opened in Hillsboro. Hillsboro Argus, 1/17/2013
  • Portland-based Black Rock Coffee Bar will lease two retail spaces in Vancouver formerly occupied by Tully’s Coffee outlets. The Columbian, 1/14/2013


  • Pepsi Beverages Co. will close its distribution warehouse in northeast Salem next month. It employs 66 people and many of them may transfer to jobs in Portland or Corvallis. Statesman Journal, 1/28/2013
  • A Texas Roadhouse restaurant and a BJ’s Restaurant and Brewery will open at Eugene‘s Valley River Center. Construction is to be completed this summer. The Texas Roadhouse will employ around 100. The Register-Guard, 1/19/2013
  • Gilgamesh Brewing will close The Lounge in Salem. Statesman Journal, 1/9/2013
  • The Dancing Weasel Toy Store opened in Eugene. The Register-Guard, 1/7/2013

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