• allen

    Allen Hiram may first use newly acquired Millsboro site for warehousing

    Allen Harim moved a step closer to expanding its Delmarva poultry operations with the purchase of a former pickle processing plant in Millsboro from Pinnacle Foods. The agreement was disclosed last month. “Allen Harim is committed to investing in our people, facilities and infrastructure,” said Steven A. Evans, CEO of Allen Harim. “This acquisition aligns [...]






  • Library

    Del. libraries offer ‘inspiration space’ for entrepreneurs

    The Delaware Division of Libraries announced the launch of Delaware Libraries Inspiration Space. The event earlier this month featured remarks by Governor Jack Markell, demos of 3D Printing, hands-on experimentation with coding and design software, and more. Inspiration Spaces (http://delawarelibraries.org/is) grew out of the $2.8 million stimulus grant the Delaware Division of Libraries received in [...]






  • Dover Downs

    Dover Downs shares fall below $1; delisting warning triggered

    Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc.  was notified this week  by the New York Stock Exchange that the average closing price of its  common stock had fallen below $1 a share  for 30  consecutive trading days. That is below the minimum price set by the exchange. Dover Downs has  six months  to regain compliance with the minimum share price [...]






  • Art museum

    Woolards and other donors bring curator position to art museum

    Donors that included the retired CEO of DuPont Co. and his wife are funding a curator for the Delaware Art Museum‘s Bancroft Collection of Pre-Raphaelite Art. The Bancroft Curator endowment—the Museum’s first endowed position—was supported by two anonymous donations and a gift from Peggy and Ed Woolard.  The endowment will be named the Annette Woolard-Provine [...]






  • Bulletin cover 10.29.14

    Check out the Oct. 29-Nov. 5, 2014 edition of the Business Bulletin

    ILC Dover was in the headlines this week as a version of its spacesuit was used in a 135,000 dive from near space, a project from a company based in Tucson, Ariz. Also, Perdue Agribusiness stepped up plans to produce  healthier soybean oil from DuPont Pioneer seed technology. To read these stories and others, CLICK HERE for the [...]






  • Ellen Kullman

    Kullman makes case for not splitting up company in letter to shareholders

    DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman rejected a hedge fund operator’s demand to split up the company, citing the company’s financial strength and performance. Trian, an investment vehicle controlled by Nelson Peltz, has met with DuPont management and has gone public with its demands. Peltz is known for buying up a chunk of company stock and demanding [...]






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