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Adidas to cut product offering by 25 percent

 

Adidas plans to cut the number of products it produces by as much as 25%, according to chief executive Herbert Hainer.

Eco Index gets White House nod

A Portland-pioneered effort to improve the outdoor apparel industry's supply chain sustainability helped win a "Champion of Change" award from the White House.

Small Portland ad agency juggles national clients

Southeast Portland's Mutt Industries has landed numerous national clients in only four years.

Summit Bank profits rise sharply

Eugene-based Summit Bank reported first quarter profits up 24% from the year before, citing improvements in the local economy.

Washington High School to be converted into housing

Portland Public Schools has reached a tentative agreement with a developer to turn the long-vacant Washington High School into housing.

OSU researchers trace oyster die-off

Oregon State University researchers discovered that rising levels of carbon dioxide are killing off oyster larvae.

Fewer women earn high-tech degrees

Fewer women are earning degrees in high-tech fields, even though employers are having trouble finding candidates to fill those positions.