PhillyDeals Archive: July, 2009

Help wanted: TechnicallyPhilly's push for profit

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TechnicallyPhilly is a daily menu of tech-related and emerging-company information posted by Brian James Kirk, Sean Blanda and Christopher... Read more

Exxon: We'll turn algae into gasoline

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Exxon Mobil Corp., which earned $45 billion in profit last year, says it will spend $600 million over the next five years trying to figure... Read more

ADM closes Glassboro plant, cuts 53, moves to Hazleton

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Archer Daniels Midland Inc. Co., Decatur, Ill., says it's closing its Glassboro cocoa-processing plant and ending jobs for 53 workers there... Read more

UD, Yale economists push for 'super stimulus' to add jobs

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While President Obama said over the weekend he wants to give last Spring's "stimulus" spending time to speed the economy and slow... Read more

Venture capital dries up; hedge funds claim recovery

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Venture capital funds raised just $1.7 billion during the first quarter, down from a peak of $12.3 billion in the last quarter of 2007, says... Read more

Welch: Why I gave Sestak money, then ran against him

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It's a case of political buyers' remorse, former Mitos Group ceo Steven Welch wrote me in a note, explaining (since I asked) why he's running... Read more

CardioNet hit by insurer price cuts

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Wireless heart-monitor maker CardioNet, Conshohocken, whose share price tumbled two weeks ago when it admitted lower-than-expected income and... Read more

For Bastille Day, a lawyer's view of Franco-Philadelphia

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During the global merger boom of the 1990s, Philadelphia enjoyed "this heavy wave of significant French investment," recalls Yves... Read more