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Eugene dairy alternatives maker sold in cash deal

Colorado-based WhiteWaves Food Company purchased So Delicious Dairy Free for $195 million.

Portland teamaker completes $2.5M expansion

Brew Dr. Kombucha, which spawned from Townshend's Tea Co., is now looking to expand its product line.

Natural gas price hikes will increase costs of running a business

Commercial customers of Avista Utilities will experience a 9.4% increase, industrial customers will see a 13.4% increase.

Eugene tea companies benefit from beverage's popularity

Tea consumption rose by 23% to nine gallons per person in 2009.

Alaska Airlines begins service from Portland to Mexico

The airline is offering two nonstop flights from PDX to Puerto Vallarta or Los Cabos.

SolarWorld plans $10M expansion

The Hillsboro-based solar panel factory will expand its manufacturing capacity and add 200 full-time jobs.

Columbia Sportswear reports stellar Q3

The outdoor footwear and apparel company reported a 29% sales increase in its third quarter for a record $675.3 million.