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Perdue commits to donating 1 million pounds of products to support Texas relief efforts

Perdue has committed a minimum of one million pounds of protein to support relief efforts in Houston and surrounding communities in southeastern Texas following historic flooding from Hurricane Harvey. Perdue is based in Salisbury, MD...

DowDuPont confirms details on merger, spin-offs

DowDuPont announced  more details on a spin off into three companies, following the merger at the end of business on Thursday. The combined entity is operating as a holding company under the name “DowDuPont with...

Kullman to receive lifetime achievement award at Women’s Expo in Nov.

Former  DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 27th Entrepreneurial & Business Women's Expo,  November 14  from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event is presented by the New Castle...

DuPont offering lump sum pension payment for 9,500 people

DuPont is offering nearly 10,000 retirees a one-time lump payment for their pension benefits.  Spokesman Dan Turner issued the following statement:  "DuPont announced to a group of separated, vested U.S. Pension and Retirement Plan participants that...
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Perdue family farmhouse included in MD Inventory of Historic Properties

State and local dignitaries joined descendants of Frank Perdue to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Perdue family farmhouse and its inclusion in the Maryland Inventory of Historic Properties.  The farmhouse, which is part of the...

Delmarva Power seeks natural gas, electric rate hike

Delmarva Power has filed requests with the Delaware Public Service Commission for approval to recover $24.4 million in electric investments and $12.9 million in natural gas spending. Based on these requests, a typical electric residential...

Siemens opens locomotive technology site in New Castle

Siemens opened a new  Locomotive Service facility in New Castle  that will operate as the company’s digital service, supply chain, and technical field training hub. The 44,000 square-foot New  facility will combine Siemens’  digital...

DowDuPont merger to close on Aug. 31

With all regulatory barriers out of the way, DuPont and  Dow Chemical Company announced Friday that their merger will close after the market closes on August 31. Shares of Dow and DuPont will cease trading...

Chemours’ earnings soar in second quarter

Chemours reported strong earnings in the second quarter. Second quarter net sales were $1.6 billion, an increase of 15 percent from $1.4 billion in the prior-year quarter. Shares of the company continued to trade in record territory at...

Incyte posts loss for quarter, but sees strong sales for blockbuster drug Jakafi

Incyte Corporation, Wilmington,  posted a loss in the second quarter, but offered upbeat news on its drug pipeline as sales of its blockbuster Jakafi are poisted to move past the $1 billion mark.   “Revenue...