CEC consolidating Corridor offices

CEC, a systems integrator that offers design, integration, and technical services in a variety of sectors, is consolidating its Cedar Rapids and Io ... »

Iowa project will use ACCIONA turbines

ACCIONA Windpower has signed an agreement to supply 10 AW125-3000 wind turbines to Building Energy of Milan, Italy, for a 30-megawatt wind farm in ... »

Ground Floor: LA Trends Addict brings West Coast trends to Iowa

Laura Frey said the idea for her new business first came to her as a young girl walking through the old Armstrong's Department Store in downtown Ce ... »

Deere laying off 220 at Moline seeding plant

Deere & Co., the world's largest manufacturer of agricultural equipment, on Monday announced that 220 employees of its seeding and cylinder plant i ... »

Women-owned companies bloom in NewBo, Czech Village

CEDAR RAPIDS - When Mia Suntken decided to start her own business, she knew exactly where she wanted to locate - the NewBo or Czech Village neighbo ... »

Alliant Energy invests in infrastructure

CEDAR RAPIDS - As Cedar Rapids and surrounding communities added homes and businesses over the past century, Alliant Energy's Iowa electric utility ... »

Digital Marketing: Capitalizing on content in 2016

Here's a little digital marketing heresy you won't hear very often: Sometimes the newest, freshest content isn't the best (ducking to avoid rotten ... »

Can your employer require English only?

In today's increasingly diverse work force, many employers have employees who speak English as a second language. But in some workplaces, an employ ... »

Black Friday faithful in Cedar Rapids, Iowa City lament changes

Six years ago - as junior high schoolers in Iowa City - Riley Hulsebus and Annie Belding started taking on Black Friday together, bumping elbows wi ... »

Rowley couple’s 3D statue business goes on the road

ROWLEY - When Brian and Vicki Norris of Rowley were initially looking for an industrial quality 3D printer, they weren't thinking about creating 3D ... »

Dozers rolling off production line in Burlington

When a Case 750M bulldozer rolled off a new production line last week at the CNH Industrial plant in Burlington, it marked the culmination of a $24 ... »

Bracing for Black Friday: Stores and shoppers plot strategies for busy day

It isn't just shoppers who plot out their Black Friday strategies days in advance. Many store owners have been gearing up for this day for more tha ... »

Black Friday: Shoppers plot strategy for big day

We all know that person who wakes up in the early hours the day after Thanksgiving, fuels up with coffee and heads into the cold to jostle through ... »

‘Tis the Season Downtown kicks off Friday in Iowa City

IOWA CITY - Holiday events starting this week will lead to the debut Dec. 12 of the Downtown Winter Market.

#x201c;The more events that we ha ... »

My Biz: Merry Maids franchise owner trains employees to be leaders

CEDAR RAPIDS - Marty Smith knew he had some challenges when he bought the local Merry Maids business in June of 2013.

"We knew right off we ... »