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AAA: R.I. gas prices rise 9 cents/gallon

Rhode Island gasoline prices have risen 9 cents in the past week, according to AAA Southern New England.AAA’s Feb. 26 survey of gas prices...

Paint makers must pay for R.I. lead cleanup

PROVIDENCE – Superior Court Judge Michael A. Silverstein today ruled that Sherwin-Williams Co. and other former makers of lead paint must pay the costs...
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Insulation maker reports $9M loss after Ch. 11

Owens Corning Inc., the insulation maker that emerged from bankruptcy in October, has posted a $9 million loss from continuing operations for the fourth...
'THE POWER TOUR Electric Guitar is incredibly realistic, and we believe that tweens will love the experience,' said Jeff Jackson, vice president of marketing at Hasbro's Tiger Electronics division. /

Hasbro, Gibson develop interactive kids’ guitar

PAWTUCKET – Tiger Electronics, a division of the Pawtucket-based toy manufacturer Hasbro, has partnered with Gibson USA to introduce the Power Tour Electric Guitar,...

MultiCell Technologies works on cancer drug

LINCOLN – MultiCell Technologies Inc. says it has reached a milestone in its work to develop a drug to treat colorectal cancer, the third...

System built at NUWC wins technology award

NEWPORT – The Blue Rose Fiber Optic Perimeter Security and Detection System, developed at the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport, has won the...

Startup signs deal with Brown, R.I. Hospital

PROVIDENCE – Corum Medical Inc., a medical device startup based in Providence and Sudbury, Mass., has signed a license agreement with Brown University and...
RATHER THAN CHASING trends, Larry Keeley advises maximizing the potential of existing ideas, as Sylvania is doing with LED lighting. /

Warning: Brainstorming may destroy innovation

Almost anyone who's worked to develop an innovation at a big company knows the drill. The senior executives give a stirring speech about how...

MBTA to open central customer service office

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority plans to open a centralized customer service department, aiming to appease riders and streamline the complaint process. "The...
"CONSOLODATING our operations and selling off excess real estate is an integral part of the broader restructuring plan," said Larry Liebenow, Quaker Fabric's president and CEO. /

Quaker Fabric to sell HQ, lease back part

FALL RIVER – Quaker Fabric Corp. said last week that it has made a deal to sell its 245,000-square-foot corporate headquarters building at 1082...
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