Month: March 2017

Wilmington-based Incyte Corporation and New Jersey-based Merck today announced a collaboration that could combine key cancer drugs from the two companies. The companies are investigating the combination of epacadostat, Incyte’s investigational oral selective IDO1 enzyme inhibitor, with KEYTRUDA, Merck’s anti-PD-1 therapy, in patients across five tumor types: metastatic melanoma, non-small cell lung cancer, bladder cancer,…

6 Surprising Benefits of Dumpster Rental & Roll Off Trash Removal

Any construction job goes more quickly and efficiently with a dumpster from Waste Masters on site. With one maintained & sturdy container to safely store all trash and debris, you and your employees can focus on getting the job done, knowing that when it’s over, the waste will be taken off your hands and hauled…

New Castle County Executive Matthew Meyer will host a Facebook Live video town hall at 7 p.m. tonight to seek feedback about his proposed fiscal 2018 budget and the county’s spending priorities. The event will stream live on the New Castle County Facebook page at www.facebook.com/nccde. Meyer’s budget would cut more than $5 million in…

Santander Consumer USA Holdings, Inc. will pay up to $2.875 million to Delaware consumers for funding bad auto loans. The settlement came after an investigation by the Delaware and Massachusetts attorney general offices into the financing and securitization of sub-prime auto loans. The investigation revealed that Santander had provided loans without evidence consumers could pay…

County Executive Matthew Meyer proposed $5 million in cuts to close the deficit in the New Castle County 2018 budget. Meyer’s administration discovered shortly after taking office in January that the county faced a structural deficit that could balloon to $20 million within two years. “When I ran for office, I promised a county government…

Dover International Speedway has made Iron Source, a Delaware-based company, the official equipment provider for the racetrack. “Iron Source is excited to announce what we hope to grow into a long-term relationship with Dover International Speedway,” said Iron Source owner Chess Hedrick. “In forming this multi-year marketing and service partnership, we appreciate Dover International Speedway recognizing…

Delaware lawmakers will introduce a bill this week that would mandate a three-year waiting period before forcing the sale of a company incorporated in the state. The bill comes in the wake of a decision by the Court of Chancery ordering the sale of TransPerfect, a profitable global translation company. The case involved two owners…