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Dow AgroSciences reports record quarterly results

April 23, 2014
The Indianapolis-based subsidiary of the country's largest chemical maker achieved all-time highs in revenue and earnings in the first quarter.

Once-promising bioplastics maker fizzles out

April 1, 2014
A company that once planned to make Indiana home to the largest bioplastics manufacturing facility in the world is going out of business.

Lilly diabetes drug matches competitors' effectiveness

February 25, 2014
The Indianapolis drugmaker said dulaglutide performed as well as Victoza, a best-selling drug for Type 2 diabetics made by Denmark-based Novo Nordisk. Analysts think dulaglutide could reach annual sales of $1.5 billion.

Champps restaurants likely to survive parent's bankruptcy

January 31, 2014
The bankruptcy of a Kansas restaurant company has cast uncertainty over the future of its five Indianapolis-area restaurants—three Chammps Americanas and two Fox and Hounds.

Simon posts strong quarter as mall occupancy strengthens

January 31, 2014
Occupancy in Simon's malls climbed to 96.1 percent in the fourth quarter, up from 95.3 percent in the year-ago period as total sales per square foot increased to $582 from $568.

Dow AgroSciences posts record quarterly results

January 29, 2014
Strong sales of new crop-protection products helped the Indianapolis-based company report its highest revenue ever in the fourth quarter.

Hawthorns Golf Club in Fishers files for bankruptcy

January 27, 2014
The move comes after a lender filed a $4.8 million foreclosure lawsuit on the club and asked a Hamilton County court to appoint a receiver.

Lender to buy training firm Adayana in bankruptcy case

December 13, 2013
Indianapolis-based Adayana Inc. received permission this week from U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Indianapolis to sell the business to a secured lender in exchange for millions of dollars in debt.

Homebuilders end 15-month streak of permit increases

November 11, 2013
The central Indiana home construction industry reversed course in October, with a rare year-over-year decrease in the number of single-family building permits filed. The drop follows a recent downward trend.

Angie's List results improve, but miss expectations

October 24, 2013
Angie's List Inc. on Wednesday said it suffered a smaller loss in the third quarter, but the online business-rating service's results and outlook fell short of Wall Street expectations.

Salesforce's bet on ExactTarget starts to pay off

August 30, 2013
The $2.5 billion purchase of ExactTarget will add $140 million to $145 million in revenue this year for Salesforce.com, the firm said Thursday. Its shares soared 13 percent in Friday morning trading.

Indy joins national protest over fast-food wages

August 29, 2013
Fast-food workers in 50 U.S. cities, including Indianapolis, plan to walk off the job Thursday in an attempt to ratchet up pressure on McDonald’s Corp., Wendy’s Co. and others to raise wages.

Big Anderson church files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

July 16, 2013
The Madison Park Church of God bought a 200-acre site near Interstate 69 in 2007 and built a church there using three bridge loans. One $6 million loan matured on July 12 and couldn't be repaid.
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