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Pentagon pulls back curtain on Asia-Pacific rebalance and the billions it could mean for defense companies The Pentagon has talked a lot about its effort to rebalance toward the Asia-Pacific region. And this week, contractors learned a bit more about what that might mean in terms of sales opportunities. Defense Secretary Ash Carter and Japanese national securi
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Horton Controls acquires Edwin Jones Co.'s North Texas assets Dallas-based lighting controls and systems firm Horton Controls Group purchased the North Texas operations of lighting manufacturers representative Edwin Jones Co. Horton Controls is an allied business of Architectural Lighting Associates, a privately own
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Reynolds American CEO Susan Cameron executes largest deal ever led by woman Reynolds American Inc. CEO Susan Cameron, one of our women to watch this week, has delivered on the promise she made last summer. On Tuesday, the Federal Trade Commission approved tobacco giant Reynolds Americans $27.4 billion acquisition of its competito
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Report: VWs controversy-filled expansion expected to give Tennessee 10,000-job boost Volkswagens expansion to its Chattanooga factory, which had plenty of controversy surrounding state incentives and a vote to unionize the plant last year, is expected to provide Tennessee with a significant economic windfall. The German automakers approxi
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Job fair today for KIK's laid-off employees KIK Custom Products and the Greater Memphis Chamber are hosting a job fair today for the more than 340 employees and contractors who will be affected when the companys Memphis plant closes by years end. When KIK Custom Products announced their closing, we
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Are Tesla's pop-up stores Musk's secret weapon? Could pop-up stores be Tesla Motors' Chief Executive Elon Musks secret weapon against auto dealers? In a move that's in line with the companys innovative philosophy, Musks electric car company began a pop-up store tour over Memorial Day Weekend. The mobil
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Texas reverses ban on 3-wheel vehicles; classifies Slingshot as an 'autocycle' Texas lawmakers decided for the rest of us what to call the Polaris Slingshot motorcycle-roadster hybrid: an autocycle. Gov. Greg Abbott recently signed a bill immediately legalizing the three-wheeled, open-air vehicle for Texas roads. The state's motor v
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Houston named as one of nation's highest manufacturing job hubs Amid a year of job cuts and oil slump ripple effects, Houston just made the high-end of an encouraging list. Houston was ranked as the fifth-highest city in net growth in manufacturing sector employment, according to data prepared by Headlight, a data inf
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Eagle Ford piping company names new CEO Polyflow, a company that manufacturers reinforced thermoplastic pipe, has appointed Jim Moore as the companys new CEO. Moore previously had been chief operating officer of Polyflow, a company that is based Oaks, Pennsylvania but has operations in Dilley,
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Brown Shoe posts Q1 profit increase Brown Shoe Co. reported first-quarter net earnings of $19.3 million, up 24.8 percent from last year's quarter on higher sales and strong margins. The company posted first-quarter net sales of $602.3 million, up 1.9 percent from the first quarter of 2014.
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