The FedEx Ground warehouse in southwest Cedar Rapids is expected to create 359 part-time jobs and 75 full-time positions, with 35 of those jobs at the state’s high-quality wage threshold of $23.20 an hour.
The global supply chain challenges that are hampering shipments of a growing number of items now include Monday-through-Saturday delivery of the New York Times newspaper in Eastern Iowa.
By Clark Kauffman - Iowa Capital Dispatch Health Care and Medicine Jan. 7, 2022 6:30 am
QHC Facilities, based in Clive, operates eight skilled nursing facilities including Crestview Acres in Marion as well as in Tama, Madison, Humboldt, Jackson, Webster and Polk counties and two assisted living centers.
Companies Nov. 22, 2021 12:30 pm
Hedge fund Alden Global Capital, one of the country's largest newspaper owners with a reputation for intense cost cuts and layoffs, has offered to buy the local newspaper chain Lee Enterprises for about $141 million.
Companies Nov. 18, 2021 11:51 am
Collins Aerospace, Cedar Rapids’ largest employer, announced it has acquired Dutch Thermoplastic Components, a Netherlands-based development and fabrication of structural thermoplastic composite parts.