PhillyDeals Archive: January, 2012

Verizon loses money selling Apple's high-profit phones

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Apple's profits ($13 billion, after taxes) were greater than Google's sales ($11 billion) last quarter. Verizon, the fastest-growing retailer... Read more

Marshall's plans first Center City store

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The first Marshall's clothing store in Center City Philadelphia will replace the Staples at 1046 Market Street in Center City's shopping district... Read more

Appeal: $2.9M+ age bias award for fired scientist, boss

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Chemical maker PQ Corp. must pay ex- R&D professionals Bonnie Marcus and Roman Wypart at least $2.9 million ($1.9 million in lost wages... Read more

Should Mitt Romney pay more than 14%?

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American private equity and hedge fund managers have done well despite the weak economy of the past decade. But are their millions, taxed at... Read more

PA, NJ trail US job growth

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The good news: Marcellus shale drilling and other construction jobs are propping up the Pennsylvania economy, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia... Read more

Philly's Red Tettemer, Poptent nail Super Bowl ads

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Neil Perry, the Scranton native and ex-McDonald's advertising man who founded what's now the Poptent Media ad company in Conshohocken five... Read more

Villanova insurer downgraded; sale cancelled

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First Sealord Surety Inc., a Villanova-based company that wrote construction surety bonds insuring building contractors in Philadelphia and... Read more

Israel news boss' wife sends Gingrich $5M for Florida fight

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"The Israeli-born wife of casino mogul Sheldon Adelson is matching her husband and placing her own $5 million bet on a super PAC supporting... Read more