Indiana Economic Digest | Indiana
Advanced Search

• Most Recent




home : most recent : company news May 25, 2017


How long would Marsh stores stay empty?
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Experts: 2006 purchase of Marsh by Sun Capital Partners doomed from start
Acknowledges in its bankruptcy filing that it has failed to keep pace with the amounts competitors are spending to upgrade existing stores and build new one
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Forty-five laid off from Bloomington Printpack manufacturing plant
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Lippert Components purchases local seating manufacturer for $40 million
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
One more high-rise emerges along State Street in West Lafayette development
City and Purdue's $120 million investment will serve as gateway to both
Monday, May 22, 2017
Community Health Systems rejects $2.4 billion offer for Lutheran Health Network
Monday, May 22, 2017
COMMENTARY: Sipped or munched, pawpaws and persimmons are Hoosier flavors
Ales made with Vigo County grower's produce; he'll speak on fruits' virtues in Romania
Sunday, May 21, 2017
Travel Lite investing $5 million in Syracuse for expansion
Sunday, May 21, 2017
New solar facility at Crane to help power nearby communities
Friday, May 19, 2017
Inside the issues that grounded Celadon
Monday, May 15, 2017
Jewel wants to grow brand with Strack & Van Til buyout
Monday, May 15, 2017
Deli, retail space included in corporate headquarters in Jasper
Monday, May 15, 2017
Anderson OKs tax abatements for second solar park, two new homes
Monday, May 15, 2017
Anderson, seven other communities, get new economic carrot to entice businesses
Existing and companies could receive discounted electric rates if they invest $1 million increase electrical usage by  1,000 kilowatt hours monthly
Monday, May 15, 2017
Jewel attempting to buy Strack & Van Til for $100 million
58-year-old Highland-based chain, which once had 38 stores across Northwest Indiana and the south suburbs, reported $1.1 billion in revenue and $12.5 million in profit in 2013
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Meijer and Kohl's aim to slash property taxes in St. Joseph County
Hundreds of thousands in taxes at stake in 'dark box' appeals
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Indiana State trustees approve $20.5 million residence hall renovation
Saturday, May 13, 2017
'Golden Era': RV industry looks to keep gaining customers, improving quality to grow
Saturday, May 13, 2017
South Bend Tribune to outsource printing operations to Walker, Michigan
About 15 full-time employees and 40 part-timers will no longer be employed at the newspaper after change in June
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Marsh likely will need federal bailout for $76 million pension shortfall
Former major owner Sun Capital Partners has a history of leaving behind troubled companies that have sizable pension fund obligations
Friday, May 12, 2017
ArcelorMittal doubled profits to $1 billion in first quarter
Friday, May 12, 2017
Northwest Indiana casino revenues drop almost 7 percent in April 2017
Friday, May 12, 2017
Convenience store owner says cold beer sales meet customers' desires
Ricker: It's not a loophole, it's the law
Friday, May 12, 2017
Marsh Supermarkets files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection
Company liabilities are estimated in the range of $100 million to $500 million and assets at $50 million to $100 million
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Lutheran Health announces $500 million capital plan
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Bloomington city council favors Tapp Road development
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Indiana Toll Road plazas seeking 200 employees at four upcoming job fairs
Thursday, May 11, 2017
More than $100 million invested in Terre Haute in past year
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Strack & Van Til owner $225 million in debt, eyes three more closings
The Highland-based chain currently employs around 4,000 and has been one of Northwest Indiana's largest employers
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Alabama-based manufacturer expands to Marion,bringing 15 jobs
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Notorious I-65 hotel in Tippecanoe County sold, will be hotel again
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
'The Boulevard' take Bloomington mall from regional mall to lifestyle center
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Coalition prepares for another tobacco tax push in next year's legislative session
Alliance says smoking epidemic every year costs Indiana nearly $7 billion for health care and lost productivity and claims the lives of more than 11,000 Hoosiers
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Jay County Hospital charts course for a sound financial future, CEO says
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Marsh plans to close all stores within 60 days if buyer isn't found
The chain currently operates 60 stores—54 in Indiana and six in Ohio - with 15 ready to close at end of May
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Coal ash disposal plans heat up concerns for some in Wabash Vally area
Duke Energy, IDEM meet with public about 9 million tons of residue
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
South Bend's 1st Source Bank follows customers south and opens branch in Florida
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
SABIC's $180 million CoGen plant signals a greener future in Mount Vernon
Greenhouse gas emissions from SABIC are expected to fall about 35 percent from 2010
Monday, May 8, 2017
Lippert Components sees $75 million increase in sales thanks to RV sector growth
Monday, May 8, 2017
Young NWI entrepreneurs good at technology, making things
But with about 12,000 new startups being founded in Indiana annually and only about half of them expected to last five years
Monday, May 8, 2017
Shelby County industrial roundtable talks housing, work force
“I want the 28 and 29 year olds who are starting a family," CEO of Knauf Insulation says of new hires
Monday, May 8, 2017
What's next for brick & mortar retailers?
Thousands of stores closing across nation, across Indiana
Monday, May 8, 2017
Three companies show interest in Anderson
City officials boast success in Italy, head to Japan next
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Business leaders hope tax cuts spark Northwest Indiana economy
But they are taking a wait-and-see approach to what actually emerges from Congress, and some are skeptical that it ultimately would have much of an impact
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Terre Haute feels retail's shake up
HHGregg, Sears Auto, Gander Mountain are gone or on the bubble
Sunday, May 7, 2017
Logansport-based Pasquale Trucking sold to Indianapolis company
Saturday, May 6, 2017
State Farm will close West Lafayette facility in 2020 which employs 310
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Past allegations against Kaplan prompt questions from Purdue faculty
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Pressure escalates to mint tech talent after giant job announcement
Shortage of available talent to fill the jobs has local companies, education officials and community leaders powwowing about ways to flood the tech pipeline
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Jeffersonville-made device eases symptoms of opioid withdrawal
The Bridge could help unhook addicts
Saturday, May 6, 2017
AB BioTechnologies explodes from 'back room' to small business poster child
Bloomington firm started in 2008 plans on adding 33 new, high wage jobs by 2020 as it builds a 23,000 square foot facility
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Owners lavish more than love on pets-and businesses respond
Pet industry experts say Americans are spending more because they increasingly view their four-legged friends as part of the family
Friday, May 5, 2017
COMMENTARY: Four takeaways from Indianapolis' newsy tech week
Purchase of Angie's List and announcment of India-based Infosys to bring 2,000 jobs by 2021 grab headlines
Friday, May 5, 2017
Harrison County fiber-Internet project moves forward
Time line says in 16 months 115 miles of backbone infrastructure will be in place
Friday, May 5, 2017
More than 1,900 layoffs announced in 2017 at Strack & Van Til, Central Grocers
Friday, May 5, 2017
Fort Wayne's Cityscape Flats housing complex opens with park above parking garage
Friday, May 5, 2017
Cumberland Council commits funds to church: Fate of building deadline delayed
$25,000 contribution leaves fundraising $5,000 short
Friday, May 5, 2017
Proposed 125-mile privately-funded NWI toll road mystifies state highway officials
Frank Patton's route would follow much of his proposed freight rail line between from Wisconsin to LaPorte County
Friday, May 5, 2017
Sullivan Group in Nappanee expanding, adding 30 new jobs
Friday, May 5, 2017
Ambrose's $550 million proposal chosen to revamp Indianapolis GM stamping plant site
Plans from Ambrose call for 2.7 million square feet of development, including 250 apartments in the first phase, office and retail space, a hotel and public green space
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Celadon execs avoid live questions in brief conference call
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Marsh Supermarkets closing nine more stores this month
After the 19 stores close in May, Marsh will operate just 45 stores, down from 120 in 2006, when Florida-based Sun Capital Partners acquired the company
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Strack & Van Til parent company to wind down in 6 to 8 weeks
Thursday, May 4, 2017
Law shields Purdue's new online school from state open meetings, public records laws
Setting the stage was the state law Purdue wrote, local legislators inserted and Holcomb signed after it was inserted in omnibus budget bill
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
India-based tech firm plans 2,000 jobs in Indianapolis area
Company said it would spend the $8.7 million to lease and equip a 60,000-square-foot to 80,000-square-foot office space in the metro area.
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Morgan County hires company to help with I-69 plans
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
5 tax abatements OK'd By Warsaw City Council
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Elkhart's Patrick Industries acquires three marine companies for $73 million
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
EDITORIAL: Indiana Supreme Court vote on Kohl's case hurts local governments
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Mishawaka passes $11 million bond for downtown apartments, restaurants
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
With loss of pharmacies, Marsh can no longer sell hard liquor
Monday, May 1, 2017
Biomedical firm locating in Montgomery County
Monday, May 1, 2017
Governor lauds Indiana aerospace, defense at industry symposium
Sunday, April 30, 2017
Are retail stores going away? At least 3,591 are closing their doors: Forbes.com
E-commerce is the No. 1 reason retailers cite as the reason brick-and-mortar stores aren't doing so well right now
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Marsh Supermarkets closing all in-store pharmacies
Operates 37 pharmacies in its 64 store, its website reads
Friday, April 28, 2017
Another assisted living facility planned for Terre Haute
Friday, April 28, 2017
Goshen's Bearcat Corp. investing $6 million in headquarters, adding up to 40 jobs
Friday, April 28, 2017
Call center in Tell City to close, 200 jobs likely lost
Friday, April 28, 2017
Evansville, Vectren announce solar energy partnership
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Elkhart County taxpayers refunding businesses $3.1 million because of 'dark store'
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Howard County at center of Indiana Supreme Court battle on "dark boxes"
Local officials have warned allowing such a methodology for determing value could cost state billions of dollars in assessed value reduction
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
New Target marks spot in Columbus Center
Some business will be demolished to make way for 126,000 square foot store
Friday, March 15, 2002
Exhaust business gets new name
ArvinMeritor renames group to better reflect its market
Friday, March 15, 2002
Big Lots opens today in former Ames site in Anderson
About 35 new employees hired
Thursday, March 14, 2002
Guide Corp files response
Asking for review of Anderson city order to pay fine and court costs
Wednesday, March 13, 2002






Editor, John C. DePrez Jr.; Executive Editor, Carol Rogers; Publishers: IBRC and IAR


Software © 1998-2017 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved