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Dunlap: We don’t participate in recessions

Family-owned tire company has continued to grow and get stronger through the years   Tires are where the rubber meets the road,, literally and figuratively, for Dunlap & Kyle Company Inc. From humble beginnings nearly 80 years ago to its present status as a multi-million-dollar corporation, this homegrown company is again ranked in the top 10 of the 20th anniversary ...

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20 years and still growing

  McALISTER’S Deli now has nearly 300 restaurants in 22 states   Twenty years ago, McAlister’s Deli opened its first restaurant in Oxford and quickly became a hit in the small college town for its soups, sandwiches and sweet tea. That restaurant on University Drive was the beginning of what is now McAlister’s Corporation that operates 296 restaurants in 22 states. Thirty-seven ...

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JBHM Architects still ‘ready to go’

Firm preparing to celebrate its 40th anniversary Next year, JBHM Architects will celebrate its 40th anniversary. The firm is still going over its celebration plans, but Richard McNeel, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB, IIDA, partner with the firm, said JBHM definitely is “ready to go” 40 more years and beyond. “We’re proud of what we’ve accomplished, and look forward to seeing ...

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On-Site Fuel Service keeping tanks full

Fuel service company ‘addicted to growth’   Greg Nethery was a student at Hinds Community College in the mid-1980s when he saw a vehicle of one of the college’s vendors pass by the window of his classroom. He wondered who maintained that company’s fleet, and how much that maintenance cost. Perhaps there was a business opportunity there, he thought. With ...

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Family business earns way into Top 100

Eat With Us Group is known better around Mississippi by the Sweet Peppers Deli restaurants   Some people might not recognize the corporate name, but if you are a Mississippian, there’s a good chance that you might know its dining establishments. And it’s probably no surprise that Eat With Us Group is ranked on the Mississippi Business Journal’s 2009 Mississippi ...

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MBJ list turns 20

Private business ranking remains only one of its kind in the state In 1989, the Mississippi Business Journal launched a feature that has evolved into something of an institution. Originally titled “MBJ’s Top 100 Private Companies,” researchers looked to identify the largest private companies in Mississippi and rank them by annual revenues. When it debuted, it was the only ranking ...

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