Mar 11, 2022

Lehigh Valley ranks among industrial growth leaders

According to a recent study of the top 11 regions in the country, there has been a 25% increase in growth in demand for Lehigh Valley commercial and industrial space since the global financial crises of 2007-2009.

Mar 10, 2022

Australian manufacturer to hire 130 at new Allentown facility

Gov. Tom Wolf said today an Australian manufacturer will create 130 new jobs at its first U.S. facility in Allentown. 

Mar 3, 2022

Mack Trucks now taking orders for electric refuse truck

Mack Trucks announced Wednesday that its next generation Mack LR Electric battery-electric vehicle (BEV) is available for order. 

Feb 23, 2022

Just Born to sell custom PEEPS boxes

Just Born of Bethlehem is offering fans of its PEEPS marshmallow chicks something new this year – the ability  to customize their own box of PEEPS.

Feb 22, 2022

Pipcorn hopes to go big with Gopuff

You may have seen Pipcorn on the shelves of your local grocery store, but you may not know that the heirloom corn-based snacks got their national launch here in the Lehigh Valley. 

Feb 22, 2022

Mack Defense partners with armor manufacturer for defense contract

Mack Defense of Allentown said it has partnered with TenCate Advanced Armor USA to provide a force protection system for the Mack Granit-based M917A3 Heavy Dump Truck (HDT) and other Mack Defense vehicle platforms. 

Feb 21, 2022

Polymer Contours moving from Bridgeworks to own facility

Polymer Contours Inc. is moving from the Allentown Economic Development Corporation’s business incubator to the former A1 Restaurant & Janitorial Supply building at 732 N. Sixteenth St. and Sumner Avenue in Allentown.  

Feb 16, 2022

Just Born hires former Jiffy Lube exec as chief information officer

Just Born Quality Confections of Bethlehem said it has hired Chidi Alams to the role of vice president and chief information officer.  

Feb 16, 2022

Pennsylvania Agriculture Surplus System fuels economy while strengthening food security

Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary Cheryl Cook highlighted the Pennsylvania Agriculture Surplus System’s (PASS) success in strengthening food security and the state’s economy today with Feeding Pennsylvania. 

Feb 15, 2022

Lawsuit filed to remove restrictions on certain medical marijuana vaping products

Medical Marijuana Access & Patient Safety Inc. filed a lawsuit in Commonwealth Court Feb. 10 seeking to stay the actions of the Department of Health restricting access to approved medications. 

Feb 11, 2022

Precision Roll Grinders first president dies

George Speros Maniatty, the first president of Precision Roll Grinders, died peacefully at his Allentown home Feb. 7. 

Feb 11, 2022

Mack receives new order for electric vehicle

The company announced that Eco-Cycle, one of the largest nonprofit recyclers and Zero Waste organizations in the country, has ordered a Mack LR Electric battery electric vehicle.