The Institute for Family-Owned Businesses has selected 20 finalists for its 18th annual Maine Family Business Awards, which honor exemplary companies that demonstrate excellence in family...
Energy & Utilities
C and L Forestry Wood Pellets has completed machinery set-up at its manufacturing plant in the Boothbay Industrial Park and is now offering wood pellets for heating fuel.
Two days after President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing the U.S. Department of the Interior to review 26 land and marine national monuments stretching back over 20 years, it's still...
Portland-based law firm Pierce Atwood LLP has beefed up its intellectual property and patent practices with four new attorney hires in three offices.
Government & Politics
Maine lawmakers are looking at a proposal to adopt year-round the Atlantic Time Zone that's used by Nova Scotia and portions of Canada.
Dingley Press, Lisbon’s largest employer and one of five major catalog printers in the United States, is undertaking a $17 million expansion.
Real Estate & Construction
Brunswick’s planning board approved plans for a campus-style complex of large medical office buildings and smaller retail lots near Cook’s Corner.
After outgrowing its Portland office in just four years, Bangor-based law firm Eaton Peabody will move to bigger digs this Friday at 100 Middle St.
Government & Politics
The U.S. Senate on Wednesday started reviewing a controversial bill that could have far-reaching implications for businesses and the federal agencies that regulate them.
Marketing & Media
The Greater Portland area hosted 5.4 million visitors in 2016 who spent $682 million at area businesses and generated $67 million in taxes, according to figures out on Thursday.
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Successful businesses in Maine and around the country are seeking out bright young minds who can bring innovative ideas and fill the labor void left by retiring baby boomers. In 2015, Pew Research...
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Keeping track of exercise and activity levels using fitness trackers has become immensely popular over the last few years. Harnessing this popularity in the workplace has benefits that...
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As if Maine businesses didn't already have their hands full trying to find employees, along come some new challenges.
Gorham Savings Bank seems to embody the pace and type of growth banks are seeing recently.
Maine's medical marijuana dispensaries
Ranked by number of registered patients as of March 2017
|Rank||Dispensary||No. registered patients|
|1||Wellness Connection, Portland, Brewer, Bath, Gardiner||13,000|
|2||Canuvo Inc., Biddeford||2,000|
Source: Each dispensary via survey, Maine Department of Health and Human Services