Green Bay area businesses ramp up wireless access
Wireless internet access is popping up all over Green Bay, in traditional spots such as coffee shops, the airport and hotel rooms as well as a hair salon.
But it's still an open question whether communities such as Green Bay will follow Madison and Milwaukee in making contracts for large-scale w...
Potawatomis to ramp up their investing
Milwaukee, Wis. - For future generations of Native Americans in Wisconsin, the path to financial security could lead through some high-tech corridors.
An effort to diversify Potawatomi tribe casino funds is adopting a more aggressive investment strategy, one that has contributed to both the na...
Visions: IT exec says CIOs must be ready to help companies ramp up trade
Madison, Wis. - Chief technologists who heretofore have not had to worry much about helping their companies ramp
up foreign trade may soon be asked to add another dimension to their business contributions - accommodating a larger presence in the global market.
With Wisconsin increasing its ex...
SEQUENOM Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Highlights
...ash burn of approximately $52 to $57 million. The increase in burn rate is due to increased legal expenses, and increased expenses associated with the ramp
up of the company's diagnostics efforts.
SEQUENOM is a life sciences company committed to providing the best gen...
Caliper Life Sciences Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
...rtainties, we achieved solid organic revenue growth for the second consecutive quarter, partly due to 23% growth in consumable sales stemming from the ramp
up of LabChip and IVIS instrument installations. In addition, our cost savings, productivity gains and inventory reductions significantly reduced cas...
New Generation Biofuels Completes Construction of Baltimore Facility
...tration's energy policy to address the important issues of energy security and climate change, and we look forward to being part of the solution as we ramp
up our production."
New Generation Biofuels differentiates its strategy from other alternative fuel suppliers by targeting large stationary users...
Cephalon's New Product Launches Pace Record 2008 Sales
...ition for ACTIQ(R) (oral transmucosal fentanyl citrate) [C-II]. AMRIX(R) (cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride extended-release capsules) sales continued to ramp
up with an increase of 28 percent over the third quarter of 2008. Oncology sales were $185.6 million, an increase of 100 percent over 2007 driven by ...
Multisol France on Track to Sell 250 Tons of International Fuel Technology, Inc. Fuel Additive Formulations
...vide," said Mr. Giocanti. "We are realizing revenues from the sale of all IFT products and in particular expect sales of DiesoLIFTTM BD-3 to ramp
up significantly in 2009."
DiesoLIFTTM BD-3 is IFT's proprietary fuel additive formulation for use with bio-diesel fuel blends. DiesoLIFTTM ...
EcoSphere(R) Biolatex(TM) Secures Funding from Granholm and Invest Michigan!
...coated with EcoSphere has better stiffness and feel than the same weight paper coated with the petroleum product."
"Our strategy is to ramp
up production to meet the demand we are seeing on a worldwide basis," states Shatkosky. "Outside of North America, there is tremendous deman...
DuPont Expands Seed Production Capacity to Meet Growing Demand for Seed, Grain
... New Facility in Oregon Will Help ramp
Up New Corn Hybrids Faster.
Des Moines, Iowa (Vocus) November 6, 2008 -– DuPont today announced plans to construct a ...
Osage Bio Energy Kicks Off 'Barley Bin Builder' Yield Contest
... and the third-place entry will receive a $500 prize.
"The Barley Bin Builder Yield Contest will reward high-yielding farmers
in the region who help ramp
up the barley production that Osage Bio Energy
will need starting with the 2010 crop season, as we bring our facilities
into production in 2010," said...
Spallation Neutron Source sends first neutrons to 'Big Bang' beam line
...n-related mysteries associated with the "Big Bang."
"Completion of the Fundamental Neutron Physics Beam Line marks a significant step in the SNS's ramp
up to full power, building up to its eventual suite of 25 instruments for neutron analysis," said ORNL Director Thom Mason, who led the SNS constructi...
China Sky One Medical, Inc. Raises Guidance for 2008 Revenue and Net Income
company acquired in June. While Jin Chuang is expected to have a positive
impact on 2008 results, it will take time for the Company to ramp
manufacturing capacity and optimize efficiency in order to achieve large
scale production. The Company is also increasing its level of R&D spen...
ThermoGenesis Reports Record Quarterly Revenues of $7.2 Million; Full Year Revenues Increase 31 Percent
...ancing the management team and board of directors.
"Because of our accomplishments over the past year, ThermoGenesis is
well positioned to achieve a ramp
in growth and increase its presence in
key areas of regenerative medicine. In addition to implementing programs
that are designed to expand our cord b...
deCODE genetics Announces Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
... our focus on capturing the
commercial opportunities coming out of core competence in human genetics,
while maintaining a firm control on costs. As we ramp
up our sales efforts
in diagnostics and deCODEme(TM), our discovery engine is providing us with
a steady stream of intellectual property and content f...
Roche and Response Biomedical Corporation Aim to Reduce 'Vein-to-Brain' Time with New Point-of-Care Cardiac Tests
... (Rapid Analyte Measurement Platform), is
based on ramp
technology that is already used in laboratories wo...rus, biodefense tests and the recently FDA-cleared ramp
cardiovascular product line includes Troponin-I, C...
ThermoGenesis Announces Receipt of CE Mark for MarrowXpress(TM)
...uraging feedback from a number of European
centers at which bone marrow clinical trials are either underway or
planned. With this approval, we can now ramp
up those discussions and
initiate a formal launch for the MXP in Europe," noted Dr. William Osgood,
Chief Executive Officer of ThermoGenesis.
Pelikan Technologies Appoints Denny Ware to Board of Directors
... responsible for generating tremendous
revenue growth in the medical technology arena. This expertise will be
particularly important for Pelikan as we ramp
up our commercialization
efforts for the Pelikan Sun(TM) electronic lancing device, as well as
continue our development work on our next-generation, f...
BioElectronics Corporation - Substantial International Expansion Producing Sustained Revenue Growth-Company Reaches Monthly Break Even
...der to update investors on
the substantial revenue ramp
being realized by the company. This revenue
backlogs, it appears we will continue to ramp
sales each month moving
forward through 2008.
Fo...alued relative to recent developments, the revenue ramp
experiencing and the fact we have achieved ...
IDEXX Laboratories Announces First Quarter Results
...quarter. These two
additions to the IDEXX VetLab Suite strengthen an already strong in-house
laboratory offering. We are on track with our disciplined ramp
and expect to place 1,000 to 1,200 Catalyst Dx(TM) analyzers in 2008.
Customer interest is very strong, as we expected, and our sales volum...
Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) Raises 2008 Diluted EPS Forecast by $.05 to $2.57-$2.67. Reports Q1 2008 Diluted EPS Up 14.3%; Sales Gain of 14.9%.
...ffset by the anticipated impact of the February 2007 acquisition
of Epichem and its higher cost levels relative to our base business and
from costs to ramp
up production levels to support higher current and
expected sales growth levels that began in the second half of 2007. The
modest overall increase in ...
China Aoxing Pharmaceutical Company Signed Definitive Acquisition Agreement to Acquire Shijiazhuang Lerentang Pharmaceutical Company, Ltd.
...Capsules, that have
not reached their full market potential."
Mr. Yue continued, "We will move quickly to the integration phase of
this transaction, ramp
up and optimize production of LRT's most promising
products as well as rejuvenate its existing sales and marketing
organization. We believe this acqui...
Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) Annual Sales Surpass $2 Billion Mark.
... ongoing and anticipated impact of the February
2007 acquisition of Epichem and its higher cost levels relative to our base
business and from costs to ramp
up production levels to support higher
current and expected sales growth levels. These factors were only partially
offset by increased pricing and fav...
ThermoGenesis Corp. Reports 48 Percent Growth in Second Quarter Revenues Year Over Year
...y said that during the
remainder of fiscal 2008, management expects to see continued sequential
quarterly revenue growth through a full AXP production ramp
BioArchive sales. Management also expects quarterly revenues will exceed $7
million in the fourth fiscal quarter of 2008.
Biosensors Receives CE Mark Approval for Its BioMatrix(R) Drug-Eluting Coronary Stent System
...e will expand these channels to increase
geographical coverage during the first half of our fiscal year beginning in
April 2008 and plan a significant ramp
up in sales over the second half of
our fiscal year.
"Many years of effort devoted to developing the BioMatrix drug-eluting
stent system have been v...
Genzyme and Isis Announce Strategic Alliance Including Exclusive Worldwide License of Mipomersen
...ide revenues reach $2 billion or more. The profit share begins with a
70/30 Genzyme/Isis split and reaches 50/50 on a sliding scale as annual
up to $2 billion.
"Genzyme is reconfirming its 2008 and five-year earnings guidance, and
we will manage the financial impact of this agreement withi...
Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) Q3 2007 Sales Increase 14.0%, Yielding Diluted EPS of $.54.
...offs, partially offset by the impact of the February 2007 acquisition
of Epichem and its higher cost levels relative to our base business and
costs to ramp
up production levels to support higher current and expected
sales growth levels. S,G&A expense levels, which include new sales
positions added through...
Anesiva Outlines Comprehensive Commercialization Plan for FDA Approved Product Zingo(TM)
...hospital formularies and drive routine use. The collaboration
we are announcing today with Sagent will support these efforts by enabling
us to rapidly ramp
up sales and ultimately create further value for our
shareholders. In the longer term, we expect our newly-formed joint venture
with Fosun Pharmaceuti...
Advanced Bio-Technologies Inc Announces Acquisition by HealthEdge Investment Partners, Tampa FL
...artners.com ). Paul Guilbaud, ABT President and CEO, commented, "This is a new stage
in the exciting development of ABT. The acquisition allows us to ramp
sales and marketing in the USA, build the necessary infrastructure for our
world- wide sales expansion and allow us to support our International
Sonic Foundry Reports Fiscal 2003 Results
...ces and Desktop Software divisions to focus exclusively on the rich media Web communications market.
Sonic Foundry finished the year with a strong ramp
up in sales in line with early stage business development efforts for its continuing Web communications business. For the year, revenues increased to ...
How Wisconsin Can Maintain Its Lead in Stem Cell Research
...sotas Stem Cell Institute recently announced a drive to expand its work. Ohio, New Jersey and Pennsylvania are among other states pursuing programs to ramp
up their stem cell research.
Short of an academic raid that would pilfer top Madison researchers, or a short-sighted legislative initiative that wo...
Want to squeeze U.S. pharmaceutical companies? Be careful what you ask for
...l plant in 2003 from Powderject, a British firm that also owned a facility in Madison (since shut down). Chiron executives believed they could quickly ramp
up production of flu vaccine in Liverpool, and expected vaccine sales would account for about three-quarters of the company's profits this year. That ...
My 50 cents: Web sites and pinball machines
...and earn additional balls or games by completing a task: Hit a target and a ramp
will flash. Hit the flashing ramp
and earn bonus points. Earn bonus points and you can earn a multiball. Rewa...
Are women opting out or shut out from career tracks?
...nal situations change again.
Booz Allen provides what the authors call a ramp
down program that allows its professionals to balance work and personal lif...
Don't forget building relationships when building business
...oyees at your firm.
Your co-workers and employer will appreciate these relationships, which will make you stand out at your firm.
If you need to ramp
up your company's sales, establishing channel partnerships will help. Rather than having to continuously sell directly to companies, you can set up pa...
Line between big pharma, big biotech continues to blur
...le knows that it will take place in Chicago for the first time. Illinois has a large contingent going and a lot of activities planned for the event to ramp
up an expectation of whats to come in Chicago in 2006. I will bring you news of this event in next weeks column.
See you next week!
Stem-cell debate, wireless access and other endeavors heat up
... without destroying embryo
Look for the controversy to continue in 2006 as the science of stem cells advances further and Republicans potentially ramp
up the argument that the methods they are trying to ban are unnecessary anyway.
Biotech and nanotech
Wisconsin is building its national presen...
Grading Wisconsins high-growth economy
...lio. The decision by Doyle and the Legislature to create a new class of tax credits for investments deserves applause it is slowly working. Now, lets ramp
up the pace.
Infrastructure: B-plus. A year ago, there was no Wisconsin Angel Network, no Wisconsin Security Research Consortium and no Information...
Protein lab could prosper under new owner
...comprising SPL ingredients could earn federal regulatory approval and hit the market in the next couple of years, requiring the 37-year-old company to ramp
Strunce said SPL's managers will stay with the company, and the new owner has no plans to change the Waunakee operation except to he...
Doyle, Kind call for higher renewable fuel standard
...icking the fossil fuel import habit "by taking bold leaps, not baby steps" in adopting a comprehensive energy plan.
This isn't the first attempt to ramp
up investment in alternative fuels. With gas prices hovering around $3 per gallon, Midwest governors - including Doyle - have lent their support to th...