PhillyInc Archive: April, 2008

How Endo Pharmaceuticals disarms its biggest investor

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New CEO David P. Holveck continues to work his magic at Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc. Two months ago, the biggest shareholder of Endo... Read more

Wyeth's Ruffalo to retire

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Another big change for Wyeth: Robert R. Ruffalo Jr. will retire as president of Wyeth Research. Ruffalo, who joined Wyeth in November 2000... Read more

Phila. tops best-cities list for recent college grads

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Philadelphia, the best city for recent college graduates? That's what a little number crunching by two Web sites specializing in apartments... Read more

Peace breaks out between Endo Pharmaceuticals, big shareholder

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New CEO Dave Holveck continues to work his magic at Endo Pharmaceuticals Holdings Inc. Two months ago, the biggest shareholder of Endo was... Read more

Another hit to Charming Shoppes' 'campaign'

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As the presidential election campaign shows, fiery rhetoric and endorsements get a lot of attention. Corporations have elections for the board... Read more

Proxy firm says 2 dissidents deserve seats on Charming Shoppes board

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The proxy fight at Charming Shoppes Inc. gets more and more interesting. The proxy advisory firm RiskMetrics Group recommends that shareholders... Read more

Blog confirms 1,200 job cuts at Wyeth

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Wyeth is cutting 1,200 employees, according to the blog Pharmalot. Workers were notified last Friday, and the Newark Star-Ledger's blog says... Read more

Hershey not invited to Mars-Wrigley wedding

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Talk about when worlds collide. Mars Inc. (the candy maker not the parent company of the Red Planet) on Monday agreed to acquire Chicago’s... Read more