Daily Archive for January 7th, 2013

: January 7th, 2013

Colt gets $14 million U.S. Army rifle contract

West Hartford-based Colt Defense won a $13.9 million firm-fixed-price U.S. Army contract, the Pentagon announced Monday evening. Colt beat out five other gunmakers for the deal, providing the

2012 Holiday hiring highest in six years

This explains why the State’s unemployment assistance phone system has been overwhelmed during the last week. According to hiring consultant firm Challenger Gray and Christmas, retailers added728,300