Irving Home Fitness Company Expands as Demand Soars

Like a lot of business owners, Warren Wilkins worried when COVID-19 shut down much of the country a year ago, but unexpected success as a result of the coronavirus has led the business owner to expand his at-home personal training company. Wilkins, who owns BaB In-Home Personal Training, watched his business dry up as people […]

New Restaurant Brings Texas State Fair Pie Shakes, Burgers to Irving

Scrumbscious Burgers and Pieshakes began with 14 leftover pies and an idea. The holidays had ended, and Chris and Sherry Howard, who ran a small pie business at the time, were too tired of pie to eat one more bite. So Sherry Howard threw a piece of pie into a blender, added vanilla ice cream […]

How Does Irving Measure Up? Here’s a List of Its Top Rankings in 2020

Irving made headlines in 2020 for being a hotspot for millennials on the move and a haven for vegetarians and vegans. Below are some of the city’s rankings from 2020: No. 5 among hardest working cities: Personal finance website WalletHub compared the largest U.S. cities across key measures, including average hours worked per week, employment […]

Irving is Home to One of the World’s Most Innovative Companies, New Ranking Says

An Irving marketer dedicated to promoting avocados was named one of the most innovative firms in the world by Fast Company. Avocados From Mexico grabbed the No. 33 spot on the 2021 list for “catapulting humble produce into a covetable branded product,” according to the publication. Avocados From Mexico joins the likes of Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, […]