Business notebook (April 21, 2016)

Grand opening

Planet Fitness will host a grand opening and ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. on May 4 for its new location at 3113 S. Seneca in the Seneca Square Shopping Center. The phone number is 316-272-5569.

New services

Be Amazed Carpet Cleaning & Services is expanding its offerings to include house-cleaning services. For more information, call 316-854-0558.


The annual Starbird-Devlin Rod & Customs Charities Car Show, held in January at Century II, set an all-time record charitable donation, raising $150,000 for two Wichita charities: Starkey and the Arc of Sedgwick County. Each organization will receive $75,000.

Net-Ability awarded its Spring Technology Grants to the Wichita Women’s Initiative Network and ICT S.O.S. The grant is $10,000 for technology equipment and 10 hours of consulting services from Net-Ability.

The Wichita Manufacturers Association awarded 21 $1,000 scholarships to area high school and college students. The scholarships were funded by Globe Engineering, the Bradbury Group, the Wichita Manufacturing Association, Aerospace Systems & Components, Wichita Area Technical College, Workforce Alliance of South Central Kansas, Great Plains Ventures, Birds Eye Holdings, Great Plains Industries and Allen, Gibbs & Houlik.

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.