Performance Food Group use DNA-based meat traceability system
December 01, 2011 5:39 PM
Performance Food Group of Richmond and Kansas-based IdentiGEN have developed the first commercial solution to trace ground meat to its origins using DNA technology.
Study indicates uranium milling would have annual $135 million impact
November 30, 2011 5:13 PM
The mining and milling operations of Virginia Uranium Inc. would provide an annual economic benefit of $135 million and create 1,000 direct and related jobs in Southern Virginia, according to a study released Wednesday.
Professional hires expected to increase in first quarter 2012
November 30, 2011 4:02 PM
Employers expect to increase hiring for professional-level positions in the first quarter, but have concerns about finding qualified candidates in some areas.
Wood pellet manufacturer to create 64 jobs in Southampton
November 30, 2011 11:32 AM
Enviva LP plans to open a wood pellet manufacturing facility in Southampton County, creating 64 new jobs.
Group rates for resorts
November 30, 2011 7:00 AM
High-end, independently owned resorts rely on the Resort Hotel Association to keep a careful eye on insurance rates. The Richmond-based organization buys insurance on a group basis for its members.