PhillyInc Archive: October, 2009

Hartford's Froehlich sees the Dow surpassing 11,000 by year's end

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Even as major U.S. stock market indexes have risen more than 50 percent since their March 9 lows, few people are willing to go out on a limb... Read more

GlaxoSmithKline sees sales rising in emerging markets

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The playbook for the pharmaceutical industry has always seemed to be: Think globally, but the U.S. is what really matters. GlaxoSmithKline... Read more

Cephalon picks up one executive from Wyeth

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As Pfizer Inc. begins digesting Wyeth, be on the lookout for more announcements like the one made by Cephalon Inc. Tuesday. The Frazer biopharmaceutical... Read more

Triumph Group CEO: Phillies ready to repeat

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Nothing like a World Series to bring out the fan in everyone, including CEOs. On a conference call with analysts Tuesday morning, the head... Read more

Westwood Holdings to acquire Philadelphia Fund

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The Web site of the Philadelphia Fund shows the city skyline in silhouette. But this mutual fund has had little to do with its namesake for... Read more

Philadelphia needs to change how it does and deals with business

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Expecting a tax-policy task force to recommend something other than cutting taxes would be like counting on the Pennsylvania Milk Marketing... Read more

Phillies merchandise won't repeat sales success

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As fun as it has been to follow the Philadelphia Phillies race to repeat as world champs, there’s one thing the team probably won’t... Read more

Obama tries to jumpstart small-business lending

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Far from the debate over “too big to fail” plenty of small-business owners have grumbled that they must be “too small to... Read more