Monthly Archives: January 2012

Seven Missouri companies included in Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For 2012

Edward Jones was ranked the 5th best company to work for in the U.S., the highest of any Missouri company. Burns & McDonnell (26th), Scottrade (31st), World Wide Technology (50th), and ... Read More

Gov. details incentives plan for auto suppliers

Gov. Jay Nixon wants to offer better incentives to a wider variety of automobile parts suppliers as part of a plan to rebuild the automotive industry in Misosuri. more ... Read More

With 3 New EV Charging Station Installations, Microgrid Energy Prepares for Electric Vehicles

Unveiling of several new electric vehicles at Detroit Auto Show highlights need for EV charging infrastructure in St. Louis Already responsible for installing the first networked electric vehicle (EV) charging station ... Read More

2 Biotech Firms Bolster Their Drug Pipelines Through Deals

Amgen and Celgene are separately acquiring two smaller companies that are harnessing novel technologies to develop drug treatments for leukemias and lymphomas. more ... Read More

St. Louis, Kansas City among the most literate U.S. cities

Both St. Louis and Kansas City ranked in the top 15 U.S. cities for literacy for 2011. St. Louis ranked 8th overall, while Kansas City was 14th. The study, by Central ... Read More

St. Louis 4th among U.S. cities for manufacturing jobs

St. Louis ranked fourth in Manufacturers’ News Inc.’s list of the top U.S. cities by number of manufacturing jobs as of Jan. 1. According to the list, St. Louis has 80,795 ... Read More