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SABMiller And InBev Strike A Deal To Become World's Largest Beer Company

October 13, 2015 | by Raf Casert and Pan Pylas, The Associated Press | Comments

The deal will combine Budweiser and Miller to control nearly a third of the global market.

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Swedish Paper Giant SCA To Buy Wausau Paper

October 13, 2015 5:12 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

Pending shareholder and regulatory approval, the deal is expected to close in early 2016.


Shell Drill Vessels Leave Arctic After Oil Exploration Ends

October 13, 2015 3:22 pm | by Dan Joling, The Associated Press | Comments

Shell spokesman Curtis Smith says both vessels used this year safely reached port.


Industrial IoT: Defining Security Concerns

October 13, 2015 3:02 pm | by Bridget Bergin, Associate Editor | Comments

Part one of a four-part series digging into Industrial IoT’s effect on security needs. In this article, we outline how IoT affects data visibility.  


Report: Pepsi, Coke Each Hope To Invest In Chobani

October 13, 2015 2:39 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

Both beverage companies are also currently active in the dairy segment.


Survey: Distributors Expect To Add Mobile, Voice Tech In Coming Years

October 13, 2015 2:34 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The survey found that the technology can add one hour of productivity per worker per month. 


VW To Switch Diesel Technology, Reduce Spending

October 13, 2015 10:09 am | by David McHugh, AP Business Writer | Comments

The company plans to use a mixture of urea and water to reduce emissions. 


Massachusetts Nuclear Power Plant To Close By 2019

October 13, 2015 9:57 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

The plant needs millions of dollars in safety improvements.


China September Imports Plunge In New Sign Of Weakness

October 13, 2015 9:50 am | by Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer | Comments

Imports plunged 20.4 percent from a year earlier to $145.2 billion.


Second Warehouse Blast Rocks Tianjin Following Deadly Explosion Two Months Ago

October 13, 2015 9:47 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

The massive August explosions in the city left 173 people dead or missing.


New Tesla Software Will Implement Autonomous Features

October 13, 2015 9:38 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The update will extend self-driving capabilities to all owners of the Model S.


Amazon Announces New IoT Platform

October 13, 2015 9:31 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

It offers a pay-as-you-go system to connect devices, applications and cloud services.


U.S. Upholds Honeywell Barcode Patent

October 12, 2015 3:38 pm | by Jon Minnick, Editor | Comments

The board determined that there wasn't sufficient evidence that the Honeywell patent was invalid.


Despite Online Complaints, PepsiCo Officials Aren’t Worried About New Diet Pepsi

October 12, 2015 3:11 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The company began selling Diet Pepsi sweetened with sucralose instead of the more controversial artificial sweetener aspartame.


Dell Buying EMC In Transformational $67 Billion Deal

October 12, 2015 2:57 pm | by Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer | Comments

The move will transform the PC company into a major player in the data storage market.


Prosecutions Highlight Bid To Clean Up Defense Supply Chain

October 12, 2015 2:54 pm | by Michael Melia, The Associated Press | Comments

A new law aims to help curb the problem of counterfeit parts entering the U.S. military supply stream.


DOE Supports $2.2B Hydrogen Fuel Industry With $20M Funding

October 12, 2015 2:45 pm | by Megan Crouse, Real-Time Digital Reporter | Comments

The hydrogen and fuel cell market is growing rapidly. 


Photo Of The Day: The Lightest Metal Ever Made

October 12, 2015 2:36 pm | by Katie Mohr, Associate Editor | Comments

Boeing has developed a new material so light that it's 99.99 percent air.


EU Climate Boss Says Emissions Cuts Not Enough

October 12, 2015 2:27 pm | by Karl Ritter, The Associated Press | Comments

The EU's projections show the current pledges would allow 3 degrees Celsius of warming.


BASF Announces New Consumer Product Materials Plant In China

October 12, 2015 2:10 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

 BASF will add a new plant to produce emollients and waxes at in Jinshan, China.


Manufacturing Tech Orders Down More Than 20 Percent In August

October 12, 2015 2:01 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

Manufacturing equipment orders should remain relatively weak through the middle of next year.



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