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BLS halves its estimate of 4Q gain<br> in U.S. productivity

WASHINGTON – The nation’s productivity in the last quarter was lower than previously thought, and labor costs were higher, The U.S. Labor Department’s Bureau...

Martin Cheese Co. in soft-cheese recall

WESTPORT – The Mass. Department of Public Health has announced a recall of certain soft cheeses, known as Portuguese Cheese, made by the Martin...

VR Industries acquires Quantum Pure Aire

WARWICK – Electronics manufacturer VR Industries Inc. has announced its acquisition of Quantum Pure Aire Products. Financial details were not revealed.Quantum, which has been...

Kopin posts revenue of $71.7M in partial ’06 report

TAUNTON – Kopin Corp. (Nasdaq: KOPN) today reported preliminary 2006 results, saying full reports are expected after the completion of its stock-option probe. For...
REAR ADM. (select) Thomas J. Eccles, NUWC's new commander, is also deputy commander for undersea warfare and technology at Naval Sea Systems Command.  /

Eccles assumes command of NUWC

NEWPORT – The Naval Undersea Warfare Center has a new leader, Rear Adm. Thomas J. Eccles, who assumed command in a ceremony Friday at...
ALBION CROSSING LLC has purchased the Lincoln complex for $15.7 million, A.T. Cross said today. The manufacturer is leasing back 154,000 square feet; the rest of the site is to be developed as Class A office space. /

A.T. Cross in $15.7M sale/lease-back

LINCOLN – A.T. Cross Co. (AMEX: ATX) this morning announced it has completed the sale and lease-back of its global headquarters and manufacturing facility...

FarSounder receives 3rd patent on 3D sonar

WARWICK – The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted FarSounder Inc. a third patent on its award-winning 3D forward-looking sonar technology.“This latest...
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Tapping the power of biofuels

Though it has been virtually unavailable this winter, “bioheating” oil – a blend of diesel and oil refined from vegetable oil, recycled cooking grease...

Judge’s ruling doesn’t end<br> debate over lead verdict

A year after a state jury found that lead paint was a public nuisance in Rhode Island and the Sherwin-Williams Co. and two other...

Quaker loses $37.6M in ’06

FALL RIVER – Quaker Fabric Corp. last week reported a 2006 net loss of $37.6 million, or $2.23 per share, with the bulk of...
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