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Maryland Craft Beer
EntertainmentMaryland Economy

September 28 is National Drink Beer Day, so we’re raising glasses to Maryland’s craft brewing industry and highlighting some new breweries and several planning to open in the next few months. Maryland’s Craft Beer Economy The number of craft breweries is on the rise in Maryland and across the country.

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Africa aerospace & defense tradeshow
Aerospace & DefenseInternational

The Maryland Department of Commerce is leading a delegation of companies this week to Africa Aerospace & Defense 2016, the largest exhibition of its kind on the African continent, held September 14-18 in Gauteng, South Africa. The Maryland delegation is comprised of eight companies, making it the largest state presence

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WeddingWire Governor Hogan Mike Gill
Breaking NewsJob Creation

WeddingWire Inc., the leading global online marketplace for the wedding and event industry, has announced plans to expand its corporate headquarters in Montgomery County. Currently located in Chevy Chase, WeddingWire is confirmed to lease a total of 68,000 square-feet of space in the county to accommodate its continued growth. As

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Dot Foods Washington County Expansion
Breaking NewsJob Creation

Dot Foods, the first and largest food industry redistributor in the nation, is expanding its operations in Washington County and plans to add 100 new jobs by 2023. The company is scheduled to begin a two-phase project in spring 2017 and anticipates completing the expansion in 2019. The majority of

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PAXSTAR Ribbon Cutting in Salisbury
Job Creation

PAXSTAR Specialty Logistics, a North American transportation service provider based on the Eastern Shore, has announced plans to expand its global operations center in Wicomico County. The company recently executed a multimillion-dollar investment in new equipment and will continue its expansion with additional vehicles, telematics equipment, and human resources at

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Under Armour Building Tradepoint Atlantic
Breaking NewsMaryland Economy

Today, Under Armour announced the company’s plan to open a 1.3 million-square-foot distribution and warehouse facility at Sparrows Point in Baltimore County, as part of the Tradepoint Atlantic redevelopment project. The establishment of the Sparrows Point distribution house, which is expected to open in the summer of 2018, is a

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Port of Baltimore Panama Canal
Maryland Economy

Guest feature: Matthew Scales is the Public Affairs Officer for the Maryland Port Administration. Follow along with the Port on Facebook and Twitter. Big things are happening at the Port of Baltimore. The Maryland Department of Transportation Port Administration (MPA) recently welcomed Evergreen’s Ever Lambent, the first container ship to

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inc5000 2-min
Maryland Economy

Maryland is home to more than 100 of the fastest-growing companies in the country, according to the Inc. list released today. The Inc. 5000 rankings names what the magazine calls the “superheroes of the U.S. economy.” In total, 119 Maryland companies made the 5000 list with nine Maryland companies ranking

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Washington College
Education

Washington College and Kent County have teamed up to create “Innovation Internships” for college students. The program offers interns the opportunity to expand their professional experience while giving businesses owners the chance to engage and develop the future workforce. With 1,500 undergraduates each year, there is an entire group of

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LIDL US
Job Creation

Governor Larry Hogan announced today that Lidl, one of the world’s largest retailers, will open a new regional headquarters and distribution center in the Principio Business Park in Cecil County as part of its U.S. expansion. The company will invest $100 million in the project and create 100 new full-time

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