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'Boxing day' for Eaton Peabody on eve of Portland move

Renee Cordes |

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.

Newly named 'Visit Portland' releases 2016 tourism stats


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.

From a Portland corner, making soundwaves in the world

Laurie Schreiber |

A 4,920-square-foot warehouse/office building at 82 Gilman St. in Portland is the new digs for Independent Audio Inc., a nationwide distributor of top-quality professional audio equipment.

Portland's West Bayside neighborhood turns a corner with new investments

Laurie Schreiber |

A growing number of retail and residential offerings are attracting visitors and prospective residents to the area between Congress Street and Marginal Way, bringing renewed vitality to Portland's...

Without people, Maine businesses can't grow

At a recent Mainebiz "On the Road" event, I asked participants in our roundtable, "What's more important, attracting businesses or attracting people?"

Maine craft brewers to tap European market

Lori Valigra |

The Maine Beer Box, an exchange between craft brewers in Portland and Reykjavik, shouldn't be confused with boxed wine. The “box” is a 40-foot Eimskip shipping container being...

Sea Bags opens 10th and largest store in Portsmouth

Sea Bags, the Portland-based company that makes nautical-themed totes from reclaimed sailcloth, opened its 10th and largest store along the Portsmouth, N.H., waterfront.

Maine's oldest bank comes to Portland's Old Port

Renee Cordes |

Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution opened its first branch in Portland on Monday, hanging its shingle in the Old Port as it nears its 190th anniversary.

Maine Brew Bus acquires Maine Beer Tours

The Maine Brew Bus LLC has acquired Maine Beer Tours LLC, a similar company providing all-inclusive tours to breweries, wineries and distilleries in Greater Portland.

Tilson lands $4.23 million contract with NHDOT


Portland-based Tilson Technology Management and Massachusetts-based MobilityTech were awarded a design-build contract by the New Hampshire Department of Transportation for a project along the F. E.