Manufacturing News

MillerCoors hires creative firm to revamp Redd's
MillerCoors wants to give its Redd's brand a boost, and will enlist a company that's already helping them launch a new brand to do so. The Chicago-based beer company owned by Denver-based Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP) has put Chicago agency Energy BBDO in charge of its Redd's and Redd's Wicked brands. The two brands are both fruit-flavored beer hybrids, and the original Redd's Apple franchise once ranked as one of the top growth brands in the industry, but is down 25.3 percent in sales…
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Senate passes Farm Bill and Oregon hemp industry sees boom
Senate passes Farm Bill, with House action and presidential signature expected soon.
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Boeing snares surprise 777 jet order from Chinese leasing giant as end-of-year order race begins
BOC Aviation, which is 70 percent controlled by the Bank of China, says it has already "entered into long term leases with an airline" - two years before the jets are even delivered.
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OtterBox wants to protect your Apple Watch, patent reveals
The Fort Collins company, best known for its tough smartphone cases, wants to make that wearable on your wrist indestructible.
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Boeing snares surprise 777 jet order from Chinese leasing giant as end-of-year order race begins
BOC Aviation, which is 70 percent controlled by the Bank of China, says it has already "entered into long term leases with an airline" - two years before the jets are even delivered.
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Mattress manufacturer opens second facility in Phoenix
A second facility was needed after Brooklyn Bedding set record sales online, in store and wholesale.
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