Oregon Business Activity For the Week Ending May 17

For the week ending May 17, 2013

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• The Crabby Oyster restaurant will open in Seaside. The Daily Astorian, 5/9/2013


• Shaun’s Precision Lube and Tune opened a second Roseburg location at the Roseburg Valley Mall. It employs 10 people between the two shops. The News-Review, 5/13/2013

• Closet Catalyst opened in Grants Pass. It buys and sells new and used clothing, including vintage, name brand, and one-of-a-kind items. Grants Pass Daily Courier, 5/12/2013

• Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches will open in Medford next month. KTVL, 5/1/2013


• The City of Bend plans to hire about 15 workers during the next biennium adding police, firefighters, an engineer, and other employees. The Bulletin, 5/14/2013

• CenturyLink will close its Hood River call center this summer, laying off 51 people. The Oregonian, 5/14/2013

• Red Tank Cider opened a hard cider production facility and tasting room in Bend. The Bulletin, 5/5/2013

• JD Audio opened in The Dalles. It specializes in custom audio, auto security, and home theater system installations. Columbia River Gorge Business Review, 5/4/2013

• Walmart plans to open a 150,000-square-foot super center in The Dalles. Columbia River Gorge Business Review, 5/4/2013

• La Cabana restaurant opened in The Dalles. Columbia River Gorge Business Review, 5/4/2013

• Solstice Wood Fire Café will open in Hood River in November. Hood River News, 5/3/2013

• Fresenius Medical Care North America opened a dialysis clinic in The Dalles. The Dalles Chronicle, 5/1/2013


• Good Seed Bagel opened in Baker City. In addition to bagels, it offers breakfast and lunch items and other baked goods. It employs four people. Baker City Herald, 5/1/2013

• Bike Burns, a full-service bicycle repair, parts, and sales shop, opened in Burns. Burns Times-Herald, 5/1/2013


• Premiere Property Group is expanding its Sunnyside branch office in Clackamas to make room for an additional 75 brokers. Clackamas Review, 5/15/2013

• Seriously Cupcakes opened in Wilsonville. The Oregonian, 5/13/2013

• Vintalier, a vintage clothing store, opened in Portland’s Pearl District. Neighborhood Notes, 5/7/2013

• Finish Line, an athletic footwear, apparel, and accessories store, will open at the Westfield Vancouver mall. The Oregonian, 4/30/2013

• Zurich-based running shoe company On Inc. opened its U.S. headquarters in Portland. It has eight employees and five independent sales representatives. Portland Business Journal, 4/29/2013

• Baltimore, Md.-based Under Armour Inc. will open a shoe and design center in Portland. Portland Business Journal, 4/26/2013

• The International Air and Hospitality Academy in Vancouver will create the Northwest Railroad Institute to train workers for the freight rail industry. The first class will begin in July. Portland Business Journal, 4/24/2013

• Off Road Adventures opened in Molalla. It offers truck accessories and repairs. Molalla Pioneer, 4/24/2013


• Lili Yogini Yoga Studio opened in Lebanon. Albany Democrat-Herald, 5/13/2013

• Dalia on Broadway, a restaurant offering Middle Eastern food, opened in Eugene. The Register-Guard, 5/8/2013

• O’Sushi opened in downtown Salem. It offers sushi served on a moving conveyor belt line. Statesman Journal, 5/5/2013

• Helping Hands Thrift Store in Silverton closed. Appeal Tribune, 4/23/2013

• Kayla’s Studio, a clothing store in Silverton, closed. Appeal Tribune, 4/23/2013


• The Coos Bay Rail Line has been completely restored between Coquille and Eugene. It moved 2,480 rail cars of commodities in 2012 and is expected to double that amount this year. The Register-Guard, 4/30/2013


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