PhillyInc Archive: November, 2011

Tengion to cut back in Phila. region as focus moves to N.C.

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Tengion Inc., one of the most innovative life-sciences companies to call the Philadelphia region home, is in full restructuring mode. When... Read more

Oil refiner PBF Energy seeks IPO

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The Parsippany, N.J. company that restarted the Delaware City oil refinery earlier this year wants to become a public company. PBF Energy... Read more

Endo Pharmaceuticals halts work on implant

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Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings has halted development of an implant to treat the abnormal growth of hands and feet that caused by the body's... Read more

Maybe Italy, not Greece, is the word

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As appropriate as it is to focus on the tea leaves of the U.S. economy, Wednesday's stock market sell-off makes it plain that uncertainty over... Read more

Plosser: Promoting higher inflation won't lower jobless rate

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The Federal Reserve should not raise its implicit inflation-rate target above 2 percent in an effort to lower the unemployment rate or inflate... Read more

Tyco's Breen resigns from Comcast board

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Tyco International Ltd. CEO Edward D. Breen is stepping down from the board of Comcast Corp. after serving 6-plus years. In a letter filed... Read more

Siemens Healthcare buys Yardley's MobileMD

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Yardley-based MobileMD Inc. has been acquired by Siemens Healthcare, a Malvern-based unit of German conglomerate Siemens AG. Terms were not... Read more

Shares of Central European Distribution fall by 37 pct.

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Shares of Central European Distribution Corp. were down as much as 37 percent Friday after the Mount Laurel-based vodka producer lowered its... Read more