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THE MERGING OF CVS Health and Aetna grew net income for the combined company by 43% year over year in the first quarter to $1.4 billion. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/CHRISTOPHER LEE

CVS earns $1.4B in Q1 following Aetna acquisition

WOONSOCKET – In its first full-quarter filing following the acquisition of Aetna Inc., CVS Health Corp. earned $1.4 billion in the first quarter of...

CVS Health plunge leaves Street clamoring for long-term clarity

NEW YORK – CVS Health Corp. has a chance to spur a recovery when it reports first-quarter earnings Wednesday. Shares were hammered after a...
Brenda Brock has taken the possibilities born of the land and created Farmaesthetics, a skin care line that has earned her many honors, including being named the 2013 Small Business Person of the Year in Rhode Island. / PBN PHOTO/DAVE HANSEN

Knowing where you come from helps define where you’re going

Brenda Brock | Farmaesthetics founder/formulator/CEOTwenty years ago this spring, I opened a farm stand in Rhode Island with a group of close friends. My...

RISD Works on the move

PROVIDENCE – RISD Works, a retail store and art gallery that features the work of Rhode Island School of Design alumni and faculty, will...
STOP & SHOP and its local unions have reached a tentative agreement. / COURTESY RK CENTERS

Unions, Stop & Shop reach tentative agreement Sunday

PROVIDENCE – A tentative agreement between union workers and Stop & Shop LLC was reached over the weekend, both parties announced Sunday.Union members of...
UNIONIZED WORKERS picket outside of East Side Market, a Stop & Shop-owned grocery store closed down due to the strike. More than 31,000 workers are striking in New England following an impasse in contract negotiations. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MARY MACDONALD

Have you crossed the Stop & Shop picket lines?

When more than 31,000 United Food and Commercial Workers went out on strike against Stop & Shop LLC on April 12, it was more...
UNIONIZED WORKERS picket outside of East Side Market, a Stop & Shop-owned grocery store closed down due to the strike, More than 31,000 workers are striking in New England following an impasse in contract negotiations. / PBN PHOTO/MARY MACDONALD

Stop & Shop strike enters first full day, closes some stores

PROVIDENCE – The strike of unionized Stop & Shop LLC workers entered its first full day Friday.More than 31,000 United Food and Commercial Workers...
UNIONIZED STOP & Shop workers went on strike Thursday. / COURTESY RK CENTERS

Stop & Shop workers strike

PROVIDENCE – Unionized Stop & Shop workers went on strike Thursday.United Food & Commercial Workers Locals 328, 371, 919, 1445 and 1459 members cited...

Selle named HR Icon of the Year by OnConferences

BOB SELLE, chief human resources officer for Ocean State Job Lot, was recently named HR Icon of the Year by online business-resource organization OnConferences....
BENNY'S HAS FILED CEASE AND DESIST TO Menta Brokerage for its use of the Benny's namea nd logo for the upcoming Benny's Fresh Market. The company denied claims that it is misusing the logo. / COURTESY GOOGLE INC.

Benny’s sends cease and desist to grocery retailer bearing its name

RICHMOND — Following the announcement of the upcoming Benny’s Fresh Marketplace to Richmond, a spokesman for Benny’s issued a statement that despite its claims,...
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