Respondents revealed careful optimism about the MetroWest economy in a 2014 survey issued in part by the Worcester Business Journal, and business leaders reinforced that sentiment at a forum showcasing the results last week at Framingham State University.
W.P. Carey Inc., a global real estate investment trust based in New York, has acquired an office building located inside the Westborough Technology Park for $47 million.
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(UPDATED) Minnesota-based CSM Corp. has closed on a parcel of land in the Marlborough Hills office park, paying $1.95 million for the parcel, where it will develop a Hilton Garden Inn to serve the needs of GE Healthcare Life Sciences and other incoming businesses.
Move over, Cambridge. If recent expansions and arrivals are any indication, Framingham might be a new mecca for technology companies.
Westford-based Cynosure Inc. announced that Timothy W. Baker was promoted to president, effective Aug. 1.
Although second-quarter sales declined 2 percent over 2013, Staples beat analysts' expectations with earnings of 13 cents per share, the Framingham-based office supplies retailer announced Wednesday.