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Midwest Eye Consultants Announces Wabash Expansion, New Jobs

WABASH – Midwest Eye Consultants, P.C. announced plans today to open a lens coating laboratory in Wabash, creating up to 31 new jobs by 2018. The homegrown-Hoosier company will invest $2.39 million to lease, renovate and equip Lens Source Optical Lab, a 14,000 square-foot lens manufacturing operation in … Read More

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Patrick Industries Showing Third Quarter Gains, RV Industry Rebound

ELKHART – Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: PATK), a major manufacturer and distributor of building and component products for the recreational vehicle (“RV”), manufactured housing (“MH”) and industrial markets, today reported its financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended Sept. 28, 2014. Net sales for the … Read More

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Biomet Pay Over $6 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations

EBI LLC, doing business as Biomet Spine and Bone Healing Technologies and Biomet Inc. have agreed to pay $6.07 million to resolve allegations that EBI violated the False Claims Act by paying kickbacks to induce use of its bone growth stimulators and billing federal health care programs for … Read More

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‘Life Science Innovation Capital In Indiana Report’ Shows Gains

INDIANAPOLIS – A new report, commissioned by BioCrossroads and conducted by the Battelle Technology Partnership Practice, takes an in-depth look at Indiana’s capital market and the innovation outputs that have resulted over two different time frames: 1993 to 2002 and 2003 to 2013. It also provides a view … Read More

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Eli Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim Strengthen Diabetes Alliance

INDIANAPOLIS – In a move that will strengthen their alliance by enhancing efficiencies and enabling greater focus on product launches, Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) are changing the operational and financial structure of their diabetes alliance in certain countries. Under the revised agreement, 17 … Read More

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Tax Foundation Names Indiana A Top Business Climate

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana’s growing national reputation as a state that works for business has received another boost. Indiana ranks 8 overall in the Tax Foundation’s 2015 State Business Tax Climate Index, up from 10 in 2014, and remains the top state in the Midwest for business tax competitiveness. … Read More

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Indiana International Airport Constructing World’s Largest Solar Farm

Indianapolis – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) is pleased to announce that it will soon have the largest airport solar farm on the planet, able to supply enough energy to power 3,200 homes. When completed the IND Solar farm will encompass more than 150 acres, with more than … Read More

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Country’s First Training Hotel Coming To Muncie

MUNCIE – The Arc of Indiana’s groundbreaking ceremony for the country’s first training institute and teaching hotel for people with disabilities will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the Muncie Horizon Convention Center, 401 South High Street. The project, which will include a training institute, Courtyard … Read More

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Lake City Bank Announces Record Quarter

WARSAW – Lakeland Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:LKFN), parent company of Lake City Bank, today reported net income of $11.5 million for the third quarter of 2014, an increase of 18 percent versus $9.8 million for the third quarter of 2013. Diluted net income per common share increased 17 percent … Read More

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Indiana Corn Gets Attention Of Taiwanese Corn Trade

INDIANAPOLIS – Ranked the seventh largest market for U.S. agricultural products, Taiwan is one of the world’s largest consumers on U.S. agricultural products on a per capita basis. Indiana Corn Marketing Council is hosting a Taiwanese trade delegation today and tomorrow to show them the progress of this … Read More

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Lumina Foundation Announces MoveED Growing Rapidly

INDIANAPOLIS – Lumina Foundation and several lead partners today announced that their online solutions marketplace – MoveED for Goal 2025 – has grown to include nearly 3,000 organizations since being publicly launched in April. Due in part to such rapid expansion, MoveED now features street-level mapping that showcases … Read More

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2014 Technology Exchange Conference Starts Sunday In Indianapolis

Indianapolis – The Circle City will become the center of the tech universe later this month, when Indiana University hosts visionaries as they collaborate on the future of research and education networks. It’s all part of the 2014 Technology Exchange, taking place Oct. 26-30 at the JW Marriott … Read More

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Zimmer Announces Third Quarter Profit Increases

WARSAW – Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZMH) today reported financial results for the quarter ended Sept. 30, 2014. The company reported third quarter net sales of $1.11 billion, an increase of 2.9 percent reported and 3.1 percent constant currency over the third quarter of 2013. Diluted … Read More

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Mercury Wireless Expands Into Kosciusko, Elkhart

Mercury Wireless announces a completion date of expanded service in Elkhart and Kosciusko Counties. As of Friday, Oct. 17, Mercury Wireless is offering broadband internet and digital phone service to the communities of New Paris, Milford, and Benton, Indiana. “Having heard many requests for better service from community … Read More

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Chore Time Expanding, New Jobs

CTB Inc., whose worldwide headquarters are located in Milford, Ind., announced that it was adding a 45,000 square foot addition to its Chore Time poultry equipment production facility which will also increase employment with 15 immediate new positions. Jeff Miller, Operations Manager of Chore-Time, noted that, “demand for … Read More

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Taste & Trade Expo Underway

The eighth annual Taste & Trade Expo kicked off this morning at 10 a.m. at the Manahan Orthopedic Capital Center in Winona Lake. The expo is a unique event. At first glance, it looks like any other business convention. Retail, service, manufacturing and not-for-profit business from all over … Read More