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MeadWestvaco, Rock-Tenn join to form $16B packaging behemoth
Rock-Tenn and MeadWestvaco will join forces to create a $16 billion global packaging company, driving down its own costs and possibly gaining the scale to better dictate prices.
January 26, 2015 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Town Center to have Simon Kidgits Club Book Blast
Town Center at Cobb mall, 400 Ernest W. Barrett Parkway NW in Kennesaw, will have the annual Simon Kidgits Club Book Blast on Feb. 21 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the lower level Belk wing. During the event...
January 26, 2015 12:26 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Acworth Business Association to have next luncheon Feb. 5
The Acworth Business Association will have its next monthly luncheon Feb. 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Northstar Church, 3413 Blue Springs Road in Kennesaw. The guest speaker for the event, spons...
January 25, 2015 12:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Waldron Dentistry adds new doctor
Waldron Dentistry, 3020 Roswell Road in Marietta, announced the addition of Dr. Christopher Lee. Dr. Lee, an Atlanta native who grew up in Johns Creek, earned an undergraduate degree in Microbiolog...
January 25, 2015 12:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Acworth Business Association to host Tuesday networking event
The Acworth Business Association will have its Morning Jolt networking event Tuesday from 7:45 to 9 a.m. at Herron’s Coffee & Wine Bar, 4843 North Main Street in Acworth. The free event, which take...
January 25, 2015 12:32 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cobb United Community Banks reports 4Q results
United Community Banks Inc., which has several branches in Cobb County, reported Jan. 21 net income of $18.2 million, or 30 cents per diluted share, for fourth quarter 2014. Earnings per share were...
January 25, 2015 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Save more to save more
In business the adage is “You’ve got to spend money in order to make money.” However in finance, you may be able to save more money for retirement to take advantage of money-saving opportunities el...
January 22, 2015 11:49 PM | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local completes FASTSIGNS program
Michael Kratchmer, project manager at FASTSIGNS of Kennesaw, completed an extensive three-day Sales Boot Camp training program at the FASTSIGNS corporate headquarters in Dallas. “This month, 18 sal...
January 20, 2015 09:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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PRGX Global Inc. appoints new vice president
Cumberland-based PRGX Global Inc. announced Jan. 16 Jeffrey K. Anderson has been named vice president of Adjacent Services. Anderson joins the company from Revenue Analytics Inc., where he was a pa...
January 20, 2015 09:52 PM | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia ports seeing growth from West Coast labor problems
Labor problems on the West Coast helped send record-breaking cargo volumes to Georgia seaports in the first half of the 2015 fiscal year, the Georgia Ports Authority reported Monday.
January 26, 2015 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Acworth, West Cobb Business Associations to network
The Acworth Business Association will have Leads Exchange, a joint open networking event with the West Cobb Business Association, on Feb. 10 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Fast Eddie’s, 3330 Cobb Parkway NW i...
January 26, 2015 12:29 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kennesaw Business Association Business Expo set for Feb. 24
The KSU Center, 3333 Busbee Drive Chastain Road in Kennesaw, will be full of Cobb County businesses at the Kennesaw Business Association Business Expo on Feb. 24 from 4 to 7:30 p.m. “The business e...
January 26, 2015 12:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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ACES expands product distribution
American Container Equipment & Supplies LLC in Marietta announced the expansion of their document security product line to now include Otto Environmental Systems North America Inc. two-wheel carts,...
January 25, 2015 12:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Attorney joins Taylor English Duma
Cumberland-based Taylor English Duma LLP announced the addition of Katherine M. Koops to the firm’s Corporate and Business practice. Formerly with Bryan Cave LLP, Koops brings more than 25 years of...
January 25, 2015 12:33 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Preview Party for craft council show March 12
The Preview Party for the 26th annual American Craft Council Show in Atlanta will be March 12 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Cobb Galleria Center, Two Galleria Parkway in the Cumberland area. Georgia’s Ha...
January 24, 2015 10:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chattahoochee Tech co-hosts lunch, learn series
Chattahoochee Technical College hosted the first in a series of lunch and learn events targeting manufacturers in the Northwest Georgia region Jan. 21 at the North Metro campus with 79 participants...
January 24, 2015 10:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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NOVA in Kennesaw names new managers
The Kennesaw office of NOVA Engineering and Environmental announced Geoffrey C. Hebner, P.E., has joined the company as the manager of the Geotechnical Engineering Group; and Bob L. Whitfield has j...
January 22, 2015 11:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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ECB launches bond-buying program to try to revive economy
The European Central Bank on Thursday launched its most aggressive effort to date to revive the region's ailing economy — a program to buy 1.1 trillion euros in government and private bonds startin...
January 22, 2015 01:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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LMC Interior Designs receives award
LMC Interior Designs of Acworth, started by designer Lauren Colson, was awarded “Best of Houzz” for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The 2-year-o...
January 20, 2015 09:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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