State / National Business

State / National Business

NE Indiana leaders travel to East Coast

The Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership recently traveled to the East Coast with a delegation of 11 regional business leaders and economic development professionals to...

Stocks wilt after FBI’s Clinton announcement

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — A midday advance on the stock market wilted in afternoon trading Friday after the FBI notified...

Monthly record set for mergers, acquisitions

By The Associated Press U.S. companies are cutting merger deals at a record pace even though antitrust regulators have moved to oppose several recent high-profile...

Goal: Attracting business, talent

Regional Partnership launches new website to benefit 11-county area, including Wells County FORT WAYNE — The Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership announced the launch of a new...

State-funded welder class provides labor to RV supplier, fills need for skilled workers

By TED BOOKER South Bend Tribune GOSHEN — A state-funded welder training program is starting to bear fruit for Lippert Components and Elkhart County’s growing recreational vehicle...

Stocks move slightly lower in quiet trading; tech in focus

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were slightly lower in early trading Friday, as investors booked some of the profits made this week. Technology stocks...

Sit-down restaurant chain sales sagging

NEW YORK (AP) — Customers have been walking away from sit-down chains as convenience and affordability take precedence. Ruby Tuesday said this week that its...

Sales in Auburn top $21 million during holiday

KPC News Service AUBURN — More than 85,000 visitors attended the Auctions America fall show in Auburn over the Labor Day holiday weekend, the company said...

Rental for use of cell towers to pay for Bicentennial projects

By ZACH OSOWSKI Evansville Courier & Press INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana residents could soon see expanded broadband capabilities, especially in rural areas, after Indiana entered a 50-year lease...

Vera Bradley earnings exceed expectations

Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly Vera Bradley Thursday reported earnings for its fiscal 2016 second quarter that were slightly below the same quarter of last year...