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• Smoothie Factory Juice Bar has reached an agreement to open seven more stores in Arizona, joining one already in Tucson. Other sites have yet to be announced.
• Vonage is acquiring Scottsdale-based Telesphere Networks for $114 million. Telesphere provides cloud communications solutions in the business sector.
• Einstein Brothers is hiring team members for several locations. Positions are part-time.