WWE, Mattel team to launch WWESlam City

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WWE and Mattel have launched WWESlam City, WWE’s new kids property that includes an original animated short-form series and a line of WWE Slam City merchandise. The 26-episode series, which has launched in the U.S., Canada, and U.K., is comprised of two-minute shorts featuring Stamford-based WWE’s Superstars in their new animated world, WWESlam City. The […] [Read More]
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GE opens expanded oil and gas facility in Hungary

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General Electric opened its newly expanded oil and gas facility in Fót, Hungary. The GE Oil & Gas manufacturing plant has been substantially enlarged with the addition of a new 8,000 square meter manufacturing facility and a new office building of 3,000 square meters. The new manufacturing base will provide central unit control panels for […] [Read More]
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Crane executive to speak at Bank of America conference

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Crane’s vice president and chief financial officer that Richard Maue is speaking at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Smid Cap Conference tomorrow, from 9:30 to 10:10a.m. A simultaneous webcast will be available on the company’s website www.craneco.com. A web replay will be available on the same website shortly after completion of the presentation. Crane, […] [Read More]
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Young Professionals hosting networking event

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The Young Professionals Network of Fairfield County is hosting a preview event for Comradity, Stamford’s latest shared workspace, on Tuesday, March 25, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The event will cater to the “emerging co-working movement in Fairfield County,” a release said. Afterwards, participants are invited to head downstairs to Dinosaur BBQ to enjoy sandwiches, […] [Read More]
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BRBC welcomes five new members in March

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The Bridgeport Regional Business Council and its Chamber of Commerce affiliates in Bridgeport, Stratford and Trumbull welcomed five new members in February, according to a release. The new members are B:Hive, a collaborative co-working space in downtown Bridgeport; Gino’s Pizza & Grill in Stratford, which offers a diverse menu and delivery;  Impact Business Technology, an […] [Read More]
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Parallel Post restaurant launches Farm-to-Trumbull series

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Trumbull’s Parallel Post restaurant is holding its second-annual four-part culinary dining series Farm-To-Trumbull starting 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 2. For $75 per person, not including taxes and 18 percent gratuity, guests of the farm-to-table restaurant located at 180 Hawley Lane, Trumbull, will get a cocktail and small bites followed by a family-style dinner made from […] [Read More]
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CI invests in three young Stamford businesses

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Connecticut Innovations, a Rocky Hill-based organization that helps Connecticut businesses grow through creative financing and strategic assistance has made investment commitments totaling up to $1.05 million through its Pre-Seed Fund to seven startup ventures focused on innovations in bioscience, information technology, financial technology and medical devices: Among area companies receiving investments are Cashpath Financial in […] [Read More]
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Subway adds 2,700 new locations in 2013

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Milford-based Subway restaurant chain opened 2,714 new locations worldwide in 2013, providing about 27,000 new jobs through the brand’s franchisees, the company announced Friday.  The new locations included 39 hospital sites, bringing the total hospitals and health care facilities the brand is located in to 250 worldwide, Subway said in a release. The hospital locations […] [Read More]
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