PhillyInc Archive: January, 2012

Phila. businesses say 2011 was better than expected

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What I found interesting about the regional economic outlook presented at Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce event Tuesday morning had... Read more

Double-digit earnings growth for Airgas, Ametek and more

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It's earnings, earnings, and more earnings on this Thursday. Radnor-based Airgas said net sales for its third quarter rose 12 percent to $1... Read more

The Apple of everyone's eye for profits

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Tons of companies are reporting earnings Wednesday, but I don't think any will be able to wrest the headlines away from Apple's eye-popping... Read more

Bon-Ton names ex-Lord & Taylor exec as CEO

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Bon-Ton Stores Inc. hired the head of the Lord & Taylor department-store chain to be its new chief executive. Brendan L. Hoffman will... Read more

InterDigital shares could retreat after no deal emerges

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Look for shares of InterDigital to fall sharply at the opening of the U.S. stock market Tuesday. The King of Prussia wireless technology company... Read more

DuPont, SAP lead this week's earnings parade

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Many local companies will be reporting financial results for the last quarter of 2011 this week. Here's a handy checklist of who intends to... Read more

Moderate expansion of manufacturing in Phila. area

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Manufacturing activity in the Philadelphia region expanded in January and more companies reported improving conditions in the labor market... Read more

Malvern Federal plans to shed mutual holding co. structure

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Malvern Federal Bancorp will alter its ownership structure from one involving a mutual holding company to a stock holding company. It's a... Read more