• AstraZeneca to cut staff by 120 in Delaware

    AstraZeneca announced it will eliminate jobs in Delaware as the company deals with lower revenues. “As part of these changes we have made the necessary, but difficult decisions that are required to reflect our lower US revenues in 2017. We will reduce US Commercial Business expenses, which includes the elimination of approximately 700 positions (roughly […]

  • DeliveryCircle expands to Atlanta, Connecticut

    DeliveryCircle, Newark  announced the company is   now operating in the greater Atlanta area,  and in Hartford, Stamford, and Windsor, CT. The expansion was driven  by existing customer demand, including national anchor customers in the food and automotive industries. “We are thrilled to offer affordable same-day delivery options in four new cities,” said Vijaya Rao, CEO, DeliveryCircle. “Our customers trust […]

  • Swiss company Datwyler to break ground on Middletown plant

    A  Swiss company will break ground on Dec. 15 for a $100 million drug delivery systems plant in Middletown. Datwyler announced the plant would be used to manufacture high-quality elastomer components for injectable drug delivery systems. The plant would be built near the Amazon distribution center. The new, highly automated facility in the USA meets […]

  • Christiana Mall owner rolls out parking information app

    Christiana Mall owner  GGP (General Growth Properties)  announced the expansion of its digital parking tool to the Delaware shopping center and the majority of its regional shopping centers throughout the U.S. The tool gives shoppers information on parking availability throughout the day. The feature uses heat maps enabled by GPS data to show open parking […]

  • Water worries come with rainfall deficit in northern Delaware

    Dry conditions are beginning to be felt in northern  Delaware. Delaware Environmental Secretary David Small said water conservation practices by businesses and residents are aiding northern New Castle County water supplies  as rainfall remains below normal. A forecast calls for rain this week, but it would take a number of storms to make up for […]

  • Delmarva Central plans to take over Norfolk Southern trackage

    Click twice on image   to enlarge the Delmarva Central route map. Delmarva Central  has filed with the federal Surface Transportation Board to lease and operate  Norfolk Southern  lines extending from Bear into  the Delmarva Peninsula.  Delmarva Central Railroad Company,  a subsidiary of Carload Express Inc., plans to  lease and operate 162 miles of rail […]

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