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Connecticut is the place to be for biotech.

HARTFORD, Conn. — A recent article in the Miami Herald highlighted the growing biotech sector in Connecticut. It featured one biologist who is being honored at the White House for his work. Check it out below. To Jonathan Rothberg, a Connecticut biologi ...

XAL quadrupling manufacturing capacity in Oxford.

OXFORD, Conn. – XAL, a producer of luminaires and lighting systems for luxury retail, office, hotel and residential spaces, will soon complete construction on a new 48,000-square-foot facility in Oxford, quadrupling the company’s manufacturing c ...

Greenleaf Power acquires plant in Plainfield, hires 32.

PLAINFIELD, Conn. – Sacramento-based Greenleaf Power has acquired a 37.5 megawatt biomass plant in Plainfield, creating 32 full time jobs. The company burns wood scrap from construction, orchard trimmings and nut shells. The plant should benefit from ...

Axel Plastics to open plant in Monroe, hire up to 80.

MONROE, Conn. – New York-based Axel Plastics is set to build a 40,000-square-foot facility in Monroe and hire between 40 to 80 full time employees. The new facility will be at 50 Cambridge Drive, and manufacture mold releases and additives for plastics, ...

Del Frisco’s Grille to hire 200.

STAMFORD, Conn. – Del Frisco’s Grille, the new concept restaurant from Del Frisco’s Restaurant Group, plans to hire 200. The restaurant is set to open in August and has already taken approximately 1,000 applications. The menu will have a fo ...

Remedy Partners to hire at least 150.

DARIEN, Conn. – Remedy Partners, a Medicare payment plan provider, will hire at least 150 after receiving $50 million in new capital from Bain Capital Ventures. The company was founded by Steve Wiggins, former CEO of Oxford Health, and its plans are us ...

The Container Store to create 45 jobs in Westchester.

WESTCHESTER, Conn. – Storage and organization product retailer The Container Store will expand to Westchester’s Ridge Hill shopping center on August 15th, creating approximately 45 jobs. In a news release, the company stated that 10 percent of op ...

Nonprofit partnership to create 150 jobs in New Haven.

NEW HAVEN COUNTY, Conn. – Four New Haven County nonprofits have partnered to create 150 jobs for teenagers from low-income families in Meriden and Wallingford. The Liberty Bank Foundation, the James H. Napier Foundation, the CUNO Foundation, the Mer ...

Synchrony Financial to hire up to 400.

STAMFORD, Conn. – Private-label credit card provider Synchrony Financial has announced plans to create between 200 and 400 new jobs after being awarded a $20 million state grant. The first $10 million will be awarded for the first 200 jobs created, wit ...

Vivint Solar to open offices in New Haven and Stamford.

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Vivint Solar, a leading provider of residential solar systems, announced it will be opening two new sales and installation offices in New Haven and Stamford. “We are excited to continue our growth as we enter into these new st ...