Month: April 2016

Her Excellency Anne Anderson, Irish Ambassador to the U.S., joined Delaware state officials and AB Group Packaging Inc. founder and CEO Dermot Brady to celebrate the company’s official grand opening. AB Group Packaging, an established 30-year-old paper bag and flexible packaging producer with plants in Ireland, Spain and the United Kingdom, opened its first U.S.…

Great Dames Remarkable Ideas II Pitch Event narrowed the field of 36 submissions to five final contestants. The winner will be announced May 9. Finalists include: Patricia A. Hayes, CEO/Founder of The Weston Commercial Group, Inc.; Reyna Guy and Melissa Benbow of the Awakened Kitchen; Kathleen McCarthy of The Birth Center: Holistic Women’s Healthcare LLC;…

Lewes Ferry (CMLF) officials announced that the Federal Transit Administration, through the Passenger Ferry Grant Program, has awarded the Delaware Bay ferry service a $6 million grant to help repower and retrofit the MV New Jersey and MV Cape Henlopen.    The MV Delaware was the first vessel to undergo this repowering process and is…

The Delaware Manufacturing Association (DMA)is an affiliate of the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce and is the state representative of the National Association of Manufacturing. Our members include manufacturing firms and plants of all sizes and business markets from all across the First State. One of our key goals is to consistently promote the growth…

Center delivers care and independence at the same time By Rob Kalesse Special to Delaware Business Times As the world population climbs past 7.4 billion people and life expectancy eclipses 71 years, the same statistics continue to rise here at home. According to the Delaware Population Consortium, the First State’s elderly population (ages 60 and…