A national restaurant chain, Cracker Barrel has announced plans to open two locations in Las Vegas in late July. The locations will be located on Dean Martin Dr. and Craig Rd. They company celebrated a groundbreaking in early March. The restaurant expects to bring over 300 jobs to the area. Currently Cracker Barrel is headquartered in Tennessee with over 630 restaurants in 42 states.
An online shopping site, Jet.com has opened a 160,000 square foot, west coast warehouse and distribution center in the Tahoe Reno Industrial Center. The company expects to hire as many as 180 employees by the end of this year and an additional 350 employees within five years. The company launched nationwide in July of last year and offers cost saving shopping solutions to customers.