Spokane Journal of Business

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Wagstaff expands in Spokane Valley

Spokane Valley-based aluminum castings equipment manufacturer Wagstaff Inc. is adding a 55,900-square-foot building at its flagship facility at 3910 N. Flora Road, as the company anticipates market growth both domestically and abroad. The new building...

Telect merges with sister company

Telecommunications equipment manufacturer Amphenol Telect Inc., based in Liberty Lake, has merged ...

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Hotstart acquires UK engine heating manufacturer

Spokane Valley-based maker of engine heating equipment Hotstart Inc. has acquired IPU Group’s...

Exotic Metals explores West Plains expansion

Kent, Wash.-based Exotic Metals Forming Co. is considering constructing two more manufacturing...

Golden West Packaging acquires Allpak Container

Los Angeles-based Golden West Packaging Group LLC has acquired packaging manufacturer...

Itron expands work with Brazilian utility

Liberty Lake-based Itron Inc. says RGE, a Brazil-based subsidiary of CPFL Energia, will expand its Itron GenX network to the utility’s commercial and industrial customers....

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Making a case for Boeing in Spokane

Chicago-based Boeing Co. is signaling it likely will delay announcing until next year its much anticipated new aircraft line referred to as the new middle-market airplane, or more informally the 797, says Larry Krauter, Spokane International Airport CEO. ...

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Icons LeRoy Nosbaum: Engineering a Spokane-area tech manufacturer to success

In a career that spanned more than 40 years in the utilities industry, LeRoy Nosbaum spent about 17 years at Liberty Lake-based energy and water technology and services company Itron Inc., including two separate periods as the company’s CEO. ...

Litehouse names new president

Litehouse Inc., the Sandpoint, Idaho-based dressing and consumer packaged goods company, has named longtime company executive Kelly Prior as its new president. Prior also will join the Litehouse board of directors, according to a press release issued ...

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Innovating Idaho: Coeur d’Alene’s entrepreneurial ecosystem accelerates

There has long been a notion that to succeed in the technology sector, you have to relocate to Seattle, Boston, or the Silicon Valley. But a group of like-minded people in Coeur d’Alene are working to break that mold and turn the Lake City ...

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