Tag: business

food

Sell-by date confusion to be cleared up soon

Many Americans have no idea what “sell by” labels actually mean. The grocery industry has made a move to clear up the confusion.


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Virginia Chamber of Commerce unveils 2017 Fantastic 50

The Virginia Chamber of Commerce celebrated 50 of the fastest growing Virginia companies at the 22nd annual Virginia’s Fantastic 50 Awards Banquet.


business

How to start small copy and print business

This guide for how to Start Small Copy and Print Business gives an extensive variety of administrations to both organizations and purchasers.


business

Four tips for effective ecommerce businesses looking to compete globally

The rapid rise of ecommerce has been a long time coming; however, the rate at which global ecommerce has exploded is rather staggering.


newspaper

Will other states follow Virginia in legalizing casino gaming?

The concept of online casinos and their legality in the US is a complex and non-straightforward issue.


business

QNet and the baseless allegations of Gurupreet Singh Anand against QNET

Like many multi-level marketing (MLM) companies, QNET has had its fair share of detractors.


money

What’s an affiliate program? Ways to trade without an initial investment

Is it possible to earn money without investing into the international Forex market? At first glance, such an idea seems absolutely hopeless.


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Canadian milk pricing strategy shuts out U.S. dairy farmers

In 2016, U.S. dairy farmers saw the value of milk fall to its lowest level since the recession. Now they’re facing an additional challenge from Canada.


virginia

McAuliffe announces new economic impact figures for Virginia agritourism industry

A new economic impact study conducted by Virginia Tech shows that Virginia’s agritourism industry accounts for $2.2 billion in economic activity.


business

Spectrum Brands to retrain employees in Montgomery County

Spectrum Brands is investing $7.28 million over the next couple years in its Montgomery County operation to purchase equipment.


money

Consumers paying less this spring for a dozen foods

Americans will be able to eat several meals less expensively this spring than in previous years.


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Shenandoah Valley Partnership director to address Bridgewater College Scott Symposium

Carrie Chenery, director of the Shenandoah Valley Partnership, will headline the Scott Symposium on Business Ethics at Bridgewater College.


waynesboro

The day the music died? Waynesboro fails, again, on Wayne Theatre agreement

The City of Waynesboro will not honor an economic-development agreement with the Wayne Theatre Alliance.


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Cadence wins 2016 Leadership in MedTech Award for contract manufacturing

Medical Design & Outsourcing selected Cadence Inc. as a recipient of the 2016 Leadership in MedTech Award for Contract Manufacturing.


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Grupo Phoenix to create 145 new jobs in Pulaski County

Grupo Phoenix will invest $48.7 million to expand its subsidiary manufacturing operation, Phoenix Packaging Operations, in Pulaski County.


computer

How to maximize your digital advertising budget in 2017

This year it’s not just about having a digital advertising strategy. Now, smart businesses are looking at refining their strategies.


computer

Three mistakes to avoid when naming your new company

Choosing a name for your new business is a lot harder than it might seem on the surface.


dominion virginia power

Dominion Solar for Schools program expanding

The expansion of Solar for Schools occurs as Dominion’s solar investment in Virginia approaches $1 billion.


business

NAFTA trading partners recount gains since 1994

Agriculture officials from the Canadian and Mexican embassies detailed benefits of the North American Free Trade Agreement.


business

Hobby Lobby to change advertising practices as part of settlement

Attorney General Mark Herring has reached a settlement with arts and crafts store Hobby Lobby concerning its advertising practices.


virginia

SteelFab to expand manufacturing operation in Emporia

SteelFab will invest $2.14 million to expand its manufacturing operation in the City of Emporia.


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How to form the leanest startup possible in 2017

The rise of lean startups and solopreneurs is a telling tale for modern business owners.


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The role of timing when you start a business

You’ve probably heard the phrase “timing is everything” throughout your life.


business

Tips for businessmen and entrepreneurs who deal with enormous stress

Dealing with a substantial amount of stress can eventually become overwhelming.


business

Must-know tips for the CPA exam

Accounting professionals hoping to excel in their field and advance their finance careers tend to focus on one route: achieving the CPA designation.