For the Record - Central Virginia
March 27, 2009 2:00 AM
CRT/tanaka, a Richmond-based public relations firm, has bought Lewis & Neale, a New York-based marketing and communications agency that focuses on the food industry. Mark Raper, the chief executive of CRT/tanaka, said the deal will boost the firm’s revenue by 20 percent. (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
Contractor becomes ‘zero-landfill’ firm
March 27, 2009 1:59 AM
Employees at Walker’s Carpets & Interiors used to have a hard time getting around the back lot of its Glen Allen headquarters because it was jammed with 120 40-foot waste receptacles.
MeadWestvaco to close Louisa plant
March 19, 2009 11:04 AM
Richmond paper and packaging manufacturer MeadWestvaco will close a Louisa manufacturing plant this year, laying off 171 employees.