Business notebook (March 3, 2016)


T.J.Maxx will open its 20,000-square-foot store at 1812 N. Rock in Derby at 8 a.m. Sunday. The store’s regular hours will be 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday. The phone number is 316-788-1352.


TheraPlay Spot has moved its pediatric occupational and physical therapy services to the Office Spots at 560 N. Exposition. It will host a ribbon cutting and open house there from 4 to 8 p.m. March 11. The phone number is 316-618-1252. The website is

Lift Parts Service has moved to 3458 S. Hoover. The phone number is 316-943-2274.

New product

CoverSix Shelters, a division of Wichita-based RedGuard, is now offering turnstile modules as an addition to its product line of blast-resistant and robust modular buildings.


A number of area contractors received Best of the Best construction awards from the Associated General Contractors of Kansas: Building Controls and Services, Central Consolidated, Danny Satterfield Drywall Corp., Dondlinger & Sons Construction Co., Drywall Systems Inc., Hutton Construction, Key Construction, Simpson Construction Services, Stuart & Associates Commercial Flooring, the Law Co. and UCI.

Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics received AS 9100C and ISO 9001:2008 certification for its quality management system following an assessment by Orion Registrar Inc.

Planet Hair was named to the Salon Today 200 by Salon Today magazine.

NAI Global, with which the Martens Cos. in Wichita is affiliated, was ranked fourth in the 2016 Lipsey Survey of Top 25 Commercial Real Estate Brands.


Businessman Phil Ruffin donated $100,000 to the Wichita Independent Business Association’s new Jardine Middle School Sponsorship Program.

Fleet Feet/GoRun Wichita donated $1,500 to TeamUp-KS for the purchase of a new race chair that will allow a disabled person to participate in area running events.

Have a new business, name change, new location or award to share? Send announcements to Jerry Siebenmark at Include a contact name and phone number. For business openings, please also include a street address, phone number and operating hours and days.