Energy & Utilities

Court allows class-action suit against Unitil

Sam Bonacci |

A class-action lawsuit against Unitil Corp. over its handling of a crippling ice storm in 2008 has been allowed to proceed by a Worcester Superior Court judge.

Insurance

Hanover Insurance beats Wall Street estimates

Worcester-based Hanover Insurance Group on Wednesday reported second-quarter earnings of $1.56 per share, beating analysts’ estimates by 17 cents. A survey conducted by Zacks had predicted...

Technology

Record 2Q revenue for IPG Photonics

IPG Photonics reported a second-quarter revenue leap of 22 percent, as well as a 25 percent rise in earnings per share, thanks in part to increased sales of its high-power fiber lasers, the...

Agriculture

Worcester 1st in U.S. in community farmers markets

Sam Bonacci |

Worcester has been ranked number one in the nation for bringing nutritious food to the local community through farmer's markets, according to a recent study.

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Retail

TJX to acquire Australian retailer for $58M

Sam Bonacci |

The Framingham-based TJX Cos. will buy an Australian retailer, Trade Secret, for approximately $58.5 million, TJX announced Wednesday.

Virtusa makes a buy, reports revenue jump

Sam Bonacci |

Business consulting and technology outsourcing company Virtusa of Westborough saw a double-digit increase in revenue in its first quarter of the year and raised its revenue forecast through the end...

 
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Hudson's Bryley Systems buys part of Northborough IT firm

Rick Saia |

Managed technology services provider Bryley Systems of Hudson has added to its client base after acquiring a portion of Northborough-based Baesis Inc., the companies announced.

Baker aide: Bid for more solar will minimize ratepayer impacts

COLIN A. YOUNG STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE |

As solar energy advocates rallied on the steps of the State House Thursday, Gov. Charlie Baker said his administration will file legislation concerning the solar power net metering cap...

Labor panel endorses 5 workplace bills

STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE |

Legislature restores $97M to budget before Aug. recess

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