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Cargo company expecting 300 new jobs in Rhode Island

A Dallas-based company has reached lease agreements with Rhode Island's main airport and a North Kingstown business park as it plans a new service that is expected to bring hundreds of jobs to the state......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 12th, 2017

Governor signs bill making 38 Studios records public

Rhode Island's governor has signed legislation that would provide for the release of records from the investigation of the state's failed $75 million deal with the video game company started by former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 27th, 2017

Boston-based SnapApp raises $10M to expand sales team, fuel acquisitions

Boston-based SnapApp Inc. became the latest local digital marketing company to raise funding this summer with a $10.2 million round announced Tuesday. The money comes from Providence Strategic Growth, an affiliate of Rhode Island-based Providence Equ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2017

Commercial cleaning firm seeks franchisee to expand to Hawaii market

​Commercial cleaning company Jan-Pro plans to begin servicing companies in Honolulu by February of 2018, aiming to create 240 jobs and target more than 10,000 business on the Island......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 21st, 2017

Judge grants order blocking release of 38 Studios documents

A judge has granted Rhode Island's attorney general a court order to temporarily block the release of documents from the investigation into the state's failed $75 million deal with the video game company started by former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 1st, 2017

Growing customer research firm to add 40 high-paying jobs in Greater Cincinnati

Claritas LLC, a consumer segmentation insights company that spun out from Nielsen at the beginning of the year, is expecting rapid growth in Greater Cincinnati, thanks in part to a state tax incentive......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 23rd, 2017

Governor to appeal for secret records in videogame firm case

A Rhode Island Senate Committee has passed a bill demanding the release of all records related to the investigation of the state's failed $75 million deal with ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's now-bankrupt video game company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 8th, 2017

RI governor to appeal for 38 Studios grand jury records

A Rhode Island Senate Committee has passed a bill demanding the release of all records related to the investigation of the state's failed $75 million deal with ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's now-bankrupt video game company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 8th, 2017

RI senators pass bill demanding all 38 Studios records

A Rhode Island Senate Committee has passed a bill demanding the release of all records related to the investigation of the state's failed $75 million deal with ex-Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's now-bankrupt video game company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 8th, 2017

Company to appeal decision in medical marijuana lawsuit

A Rhode Island textile company plans to appeal a ruling that said it discriminated against a woman by denying her an internship because she uses medical marijuana to treat migraine headaches......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 24th, 2017

Judge: Company discriminated against medical marijuana user

A judge has ruled against a Rhode Island textile company accused of discriminating against a woman when she was denied an internship because she uses medical marijuana to treat migraine headaches......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 23rd, 2017

Judge denies release of 38 Studios grand jury records

A Rhode Island judge on Thursday denied a request to release secret grand jury records from the criminal investigation into the state's $75 million deal with 38 Studios, the video game company started by former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 18th, 2017

Vistaprint planning a 125-person Rhode Island sales office

A company known for selling business cards and other customized publishing products is planning a 125-person sales office in Rhode Island......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 17th, 2017

Eyeglasses plant on Long Island will close, 151 to lose jobs

A company that owns a Long Island eyeglass lens plant has announced it will close later this month, leaving 151 workers without jobs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 10th, 2017

Inside Cumberland Farms" new 600-employee Westborough headquarters

Cumberland Farms, the Massachusetts-based chain of more than 600 convenience stores, has a new home base of its own. The company, which was founded in Cumberland, Rhode Island in 1939 but operated out of headquarters in Framingham until last Decemb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2017

Olathe wellness company merges with Rhode Island peer

On Olathe-based corporate wellness company will become one of the largest pure-play health and wellness companies through a proposed merger. Hooper Holmes Inc. (NYSE: HH) will acquire acquire Provant Health Solutions LLC, a Rhode Island company. The .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2017

As Amazon comes to Cincinnati, Wilmington site to lay off 335

Weeks after Amazon.com Inc. announced plans for a major investment in the Cincinnati airport, a company in Wilmington that handled its air cargo operations says it will close a facility, costing 335 jobs. LGSTX Services Inc. announced the move in a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2017

​Young Brothers Ltd. interisland cargo shipments down 0.6 percent in Q4 2016

Young Brothers Ltd.’s interisland cargo shipments between Honolulu and six Neighbor Island ports were down 0.6 percent for the fourth quarter of 2016 compared to the same period of 2015, according to the company's quarterly report. “For the ye.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2017

New England company makes President Trump"s pens

A 170-year-old Rhode Island company supplies the gold-plated pens President Donald Trump hands out as souvenirs after he signs executive orders. A.T. Cross has made fancy pens for at least seven U.S. presidents, but aims to stay out of politics. (Feb. 17).....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 17th, 2017

New England firm makes President Trump’s pens

A 170-year-old Rhode Island company supplies the gold-plated pens President Donald Trump hands.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 17th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Spotify offices moving to WTC, will add 1,000 jobs

Digital music company Spotify USA is expanding and relocating its Manhattan office from Chelsea to the World Trade Center, expecting to add 1,000 jobs, the company and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2017