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P&G fires back as proxy advisory firm endorses activist investor Procter & Gamble Co. today questioned the analysis of proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis & Co., which endorsed activist investor Nelson Peltzs campaign to be elected to the P&G board. Glass Lewis fails to recognize that P&G has delivered consistently strong
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 3:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Stauffer Biscuit sets termination dates for plant closing in Allegany County D.F. Stauffer Biscuit Co. Inc. will shut its manufacturing plant in Cuba in Allegany County at years end, meaning a loss of 51 jobs.
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 2:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Time, location set for Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. Foxconn meeting The time and location has been set for the Sept. 28 Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. board meeting to review the states contract with Foxconn Technology Group including financial incentives from the state and local governments.
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 2:40 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
IP investing $300M for conversion at Alabama mill International Paper Co. (IP) will convert one of its paper machines to meet the growing demand of its Industrial Packaging division. The company announced it will invest about $300 million to convert its No. 15 paper machine at its Riverdale Mill in Selma
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 2:17 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
PPG EVP to retire PPG Executive Vice President Viktor Sekmakas will retire at the end of the month after 20 years at the Pittsburgh-based manufacturer. PPG (NYSE: PPG) announced Sekmakas' retirement Thursday. He has been at PPG since 1997, taking on increasing executive ro
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 11:48 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New president appointed for Charlotte-based utility metering and data operation Water and power technology company Xylem Inc. has named Colin Sabol president of its Sensus & Analytics operating, based in Charlotte, effective Oct. 1. The division makes meters, sensors and analytics products for the water, electricity and gas utilities
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 10:58 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
P&G stock: Buy or sell as it hits all-time high? Procter & Gamble Co. stock peaked at $94.67 during trading on Sept. 20, reaching an all-time high amid a proxy battle in which an activist investor is seeking election to the companys board.
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 10:57 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Nonprofit manufacturer Opportunity Partners launches its first branded product: Fire-starting sticks Opportunity Partners, one of the largest nonprofits in the Twin Cities, is tapping into the outdoor retail industry with its first product launch. After spending the past eight years as a contract manufacturer and packaging firm for other outdoor brands,
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 10:37 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Inside Pompeian's new olive oil testing facility in East Baltimore Given that Pompeian produces thousands of gallons of vinegar and olive oil daily, it seems silly to stress over an ounce or two. But that's what scientists in the 111-year-old company's new research and development facility do everyday. Baltimore-based Po
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 10:20 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
How EverGlow is lighting the way around the world Inside the stairwells of the new six-story headquarters of Charlotte tech giant AvidXchange are photo-luminescent egress markings made by EverGlow NA Inc. The glowing stripes are also inside the stairwell of uptowns newest Embassy Suites, providing a safe
bizjournals.com | Sep 22, 2017 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend