|Change brightens lighting opportunities||| Print ||
|Monday, October 04, 2010|
By Michael Gurton
In September, General Electric, with its ties to American inventor and lightbulb luminary Thomas Edison, closed its last major incandescent light factory, laying off more than 200 workers. The shuttering wasn’t the result of the economic downturn, but was due to congressionally-mandated changes in efficiency standards that have increased the adoption of new forms of lighting, such as the compact fluorescent lamp (CFL).
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From Oregon Translational Research and Development Institute: OTRADI today announced its plans to open and operate a 13,000 square-foot multi-tenant bioscience complex in the Willamette Wharf building at 4640 SW Macadam Avenue. Slated to be complete in spring 2013, the OTRADI Bioscience Incubator (OBI) will house up to six companies.
MEDIAmerica, publisher of Oregon Business and Oregon Home magazines, announces a new retail website: HalfOffOregon.com. The website offers lodging, dining, recreation and many other items at half off their regular cost.
As you probably know by now, The Vernon Company is a national leader in the promotional products industry with annual sales of over $60 million. We are a family owned business, led by the fourth generation of the Vernon family.