Indiana Business

Global Research Society, LLC Commences Operations in Indiana

2017-07-09

    INDIANAPOLIS, IN, July 09, 2017 — The executives of Indiana-based Global Research Society, LLC have announced the establishment of a firm devoted to the development of paid research activities performed by academics and practitioners from around the world on a project-by-project basis. The primary focus of this society is on international business activities within the context of contemporary globalization. Other connected areas include education, environmental standards, management, and foreign policy. Examples of projects can include the following: * Developing a feasibility study for corporate clients wishing to expand operations abroad * Examining national (domestic) policies and their potential or current effect on international business development in-country or abroad * Creating a plan for a national or local government to develop new or enhance current business and political relationships conducive to the promotion of international...

Family-Owned and Operated Insurance Agency, Short Associates, Celebrates 55 Years of Continued Service
Family-Owned and Operated Insurance Agency, Short Associates, Celebrates 55 Years of Continued Service

2017-07-08

Fort Wayne native continues family tradition of servicing the needs of the community Fort Wayne, IN, July 7, 2017 – Indiana-born Short Associates Inc. celebrates its 55th year of business serving the greater Fort Wayne community. Short Associates was founded in 1962 by Donald L. Short, and further developed by son, Steve Short, who first began working in the agency in 1980 and became principal owner in 1998. Over the years, Steve expanded the company beyond its original focus of life insurance, and added several property and casualty companies to better serve the needs of the community, including Erie  – making Short Associates one of the first Erie agencies in the Fort Wayne area. The family-owned and operated agency is now in the hands of its third generation,...

Vanilla Reigns Supreme; Chocolate Flavors Dominate in Top Five Ice Cream Favorites Among Americans
Vanilla Reigns Supreme; Chocolate Flavors Dominate in Top Five Ice Cream Favorites Among Americans

2017-07-01

According to the survey, America’s top five flavors are: vanilla, chocolate, Cookies N’ Cream, Mint Chocolate Chip and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. “Vanilla has long been the best-selling ice cream flavor not only because it is creamy and delicious, but also because of its ability to enhance so many other desserts and treats,” said Cary Frye, IDFA vice president of regulatory and scientific affairs and nationally respected expert on ice cream and frozen desserts. “It tastes great topped by whipped cream and fudge sauce in a sundae, with root beer in a float or atop a warm slice of apple pie.” When asked to name their most daring and creative flavors, the respondents listed less traditional options including Lemon Poppyseed Muffin, Black Sesame and a bourbon- and caffeine-spiked concoction called Exhausted Parent. Survey results also confirmed that many ice cream makers and retailers have family-owned businesses, have been in operation for more than...

Phoenix, AZ Reason #83 Why Donating to the Regional .Well-Beyond. ‘Marketing Network (#WellBeyond) Business May Be a Regrettable Choice
Phoenix, AZ Reason #83 Why Donating to the Regional .Well-Beyond. ‘Marketing Network (#WellBeyond) Business May Be a Regrettable Choice

2017-06-29

Phoenix, AZ — 06/29/2017 — Can APPS that go “Well-Beyond” really make apps that spread health? Can APPS that go “Well-Beyond” really make apps that spread happiness? Do you truly believe that APPS can be tools to help you live a better life? If You Do, then Contact Us Today! [email protected] 801-809-7766 G3 Develops Customs APPS. G3’s latest APP Technology is called: Well-Beyond-Period (i.e. Well-Beyond.) What the APP? The word “app” is an abbreviation for “application.” It’s a piece of software that can run through a web browser or even offline on your computer, phone, tablet or any other electronic device. Apps may or may not have a connection to the internet. App is a modern take on the word software or application. This is why you probably only hear it in reference to a mobile app or a small piece of software that’s running on a website. It’s typically used to...

‘Hammer, hammer, hammer’: Canada lobbies U.S. before NAFTA talks
‘Hammer, hammer, hammer’: Canada lobbies U.S. before NAFTA talks

2017-06-29

By David Ljunggren | CINCINNATI, Ohio In the baking Ohio heat Canada’s trade minister is trying to save NAFTA, one encounter at a time. Francois-Philippe Champagne is in Cincinnati for a meeting-packed June day as part of a concerted Canadian outreach campaign ahead of talks to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement. U.S. President Donald Trump describes the 1994 pact as a disaster and has threatened to walk away from it. Concerned that any moves to abandon NAFTA or curb trade could cost thousands of jobs, the Liberal government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wants to remind Americans how important bilateral trade is while seeking allies to press the Canadian cause if threats emerge. Since Trump’s inauguration, Canadian politicians and officials have made almost 160 trips, meeting 14 cabinet members, almost 200 lawmakers and more than 40...

Southwestern Hearing Centers Named One of the Greatest Workplaces in St. Louis, Again
Southwestern Hearing Centers Named One of the Greatest Workplaces in St. Louis, Again

2017-06-27

Southwestern Hearing Centers Named One of the Greatest Workplaces in St. Louis, Again Southwestern Hearing Centers was awarded a Top Workplaces honor for the second consecutive year. Saint Louis, MO, June 27, 2017– Southwestern Hearing Centers was awarded a Top Workplaces honor for the second consecutive year by the St. Louis Post Dispatch. After winning in 2016, Southwestern celebrated with a company wide picnic. They also implemented several programs to ensure employee well being. Vice President Brian Marino believes success starts with top-notch employees. “In our 70 years in business, we have found that when our team enjoys coming to work everyday, our patients, in turn receive better care,” Marino explained. “Investing in our employees is a no-brainer.” The Top Workplaces lists are based on the results of an employee feedback survey by WorkplaceDynamics, which measures workplace culture in over...

New Book Provides Tools and Resources for Online Business Owners
New Book Provides Tools and Resources for Online Business Owners

2017-06-26

This book and the content I have put together will help all business owners, from the beginner to the seasoned veteran. Plymouth, Indiana June 26, 2017 — Author Kenny Keller, creator of Helicopter Online Ground School, announces the release of his third self-published book, “How to Build Your Online Business.” He created the book at his offices at the Plymouth Municipal Airport in Plymouth Indiana. “There are many people out there who have personal experiences and knowledge on different themes or genres that others can benefit from,” Keller says. “They know that the world is changing and life is going online and digital. They have all this information, but might not...

Ribbon Cutting for Commercial Freezer Facility Near SEA-TAC Airport
Ribbon Cutting for Commercial Freezer Facility Near SEA-TAC Airport

2017-06-23

BURIEN, Wash., June 23, 2017 — Western Distribution Services (WDS) of Burien, WA, along with Kidder Mathews (KM) of Seattle, WA, Bridge Development Partners (BDP) of Chicago, IL, and Tippmann Innovation (TI) of Fort Wayne, IN, are proud to announce the ribbon cutting of an advanced, convertible refrigerated/freezer warehouse near Seattle’s Sea-Tac Airport. The ceremony, held on June 23, 2017 at 1010 South 146th St. in Burien, Washington, is the culmination of a project that brought the four companies together to create a state of the art facility to service the rising need for cold storage in the growing Seattle area.  WDS will operate the new facility which was designed and constructed by Tippmann Innovation with Bridge Development serving as developer. The massive 241,140-square-foot facility will house 41,000 pallets with the versatility to operate a range of temperatures to accommodate products from fresh perishables to frozen foods. The warehouse was built on a 15-acre...

Bullying Addressed Through Story Of ‘The Squirrel’s Finnegan’
Bullying Addressed Through Story Of ‘The Squirrel’s Finnegan’

2017-06-22

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. June 22, 2017 — J. Russell Brooks notes that bullying has become an epidemic in this country. In his own way, he sets up a platform for parents and children not only to share precious bonding time but also to openly talk about and discuss the reality of bullying. “The Squirrel’s Finnegan” (published by AuthorHouse) is a delightful book that teaches children about accepting differences and standing up against bullying. The book is about the struggles a family has to face with having a child with special needs. It mirrors the financial and emotional decisions the parents have...

Win Chill and Tippmann Innovation Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for Refrigerated Warehouse in Sioux Falls
Win Chill and Tippmann Innovation Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for Refrigerated Warehouse in Sioux Falls

2017-06-22

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., June 22, 2017 — Today, South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard attended the groundbreaking for the first project to be built in the new Foundation Park in Sioux Falls, SD. The 205,000 square foot cold storage facility was designed by Tippmann Innovation (TI) of Fort Wayne, IN. Sioux Falls local contractor Gil Haugan Construction, together with Tippmann Innovation, will build the 205,000 sq. ft. refrigerated warehouse. Win Chill, a development, transportation and logistics company, will own the new facility which will have the capacity to support food wholesalers, retailers, and food manufacturing customers in a four-state region. The cutting-edge design features the latest refrigeration and freezing technology available in the cold storage industry. The new building will feature 205,000 square feet of public refrigerated warehouse space for a total of 7.7 million cubic feet of freezer and refrigerated capacity.

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