PhillyInc Archive: July, 2008

Sunoco gets new CEO as Drosdick retires

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Sunoco Inc. has chosen a female Royal Dutch/Shell Group executive as its new CEO, succeeding John G. Drosdick who will step down as of Aug... Read more

CardioNet taps former Viasys' CEO as chairman

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In business, you’re often only as good as your last deal. And Randy H. Thurman’s last one was impressive. A year ago, Cardinal... Read more

Schumer's '911 call' led to IndyMac's bank run

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Sen. Charles Schumer likens his role in the collapse of IndyMac Bancorp Inc. to a bearer of bad news. Others have accused the New York Democrat... Read more

Meet the new board member at Charming Shoppes

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You really do need a scorecard to keep up with the changes on the board of Charming Shoppes Inc. On Friday, the Bensalem-based women's apparel... Read more

Henkel moves HQ to Conn. from Pa.

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The Philadelphia area lost a corporate headquarters recently, but I'm not sure that many people were familiar with it even after 21 years here... Read more

Sun Capital buys Phila. paperboard factory

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A Philadelphia packaging factory will get its third owner in little more than two years. Sun Capital Partners Inc., a buyout firm based in... Read more

Henkel moves corporte offices from Pa. to Conn.

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The Philadelphia area did lose a corporate headquarters recently. But it wasn't Rohm & Haas Co. On Thursday, Henkel of America Inc. told... Read more

Allaying fears over the sale of Rohm & Haas

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Worried that Philadelphia is on the losing end of a deal once again? Let me save your teeth from gnashing. Dow Chemical Co. is not stealing... Read more