Phila. region benefits from $10.5 billion in R&D spending

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Anyone who has spent some time in the Philadelphia area knows that it has a big footprint in brainy activities that require spending on research... Read more

CDI to lay off 200 and Auxilium changes CEOs

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CDI, known as a provider of contract technical staffing, has announced details of how the Philadelphia company will reorganize its farflung... Read more

Chamber picks Comcast's Cohen for William Penn Award

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Comcast Corp. executive vice president David L. Cohen will receive the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce’s 2011 William Penn Award... Read more

Report finds DuPont paid no state income taxes 2008-10

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DuPont is among the 68 big U.S. corporations that a new report identifies as having paid no state income tax in at least one of the last three... Read more

Sunoco to complete SunCoke spinoff in January

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Sunoco Inc. will complete its spinoff of its metallurgical coke manufacturing business by issuing a special stock dividend to shareholders... Read more

Who's in the mood for holiday cheer this time of year?

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A little free-association: I say, "December." You say, "Holidays, gift giving, Rudolph and the Grinch." But really, who has time for good... Read more

TE Connectivity offers $2.1B for Deutsch Group

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Berwyn-based TE Connectivity has offered to buy Deutsch Group SAS for 1.55 billion euros, or about $2.06 billion. Most of the wire stories... Read more

Russian vodka maker buys big stake in Central European

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A Russian vodka company has acquired a 9.9 percent stake in Mount Laurel-based Central European Distribution, one of the biggest vodka producers... Read more