PhillyInc Archive: November, 2009

KPMG survey finds optimism in Philadelphia's venture community

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Last year around this time, those connected with the Philadelphia area's venture capital industry were worried along with the rest of us. Markets... Read more

A.C. Moore sees consumer spending still lagging

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Based on the discounting that already seems to be going on at stores, it already looks like another rough holiday shopping season for many... Read more

Cigna will keep its PBM business

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Cigna Corp. confirmed Thursday that it will keep its pharmacy-benefits management business, after considering a possible sale earlier this... Read more

Biggest cost from SEPTA strike is time lost

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Few phrases make me cringe more than “economic impact.” Calculating the economic impact of anything, whether it’s hosting... Read more

Merck is 2nd-largest drug company ... for now

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This year, the rankings of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies have seemed to change as often as the AP college football poll... Read more

Treasury ups rates on savings bonds

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The last time I wrote about savings bonds, in May, plenty of readers thought my math had to be wrong because I reported the “earnings... Read more

Innovation education at Weiss Tech House is spawning new companies

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Let others focus on election day tomorrow or dread the employment report coming up on Friday. I’m looking forward to a week of events... Read more