Midland Local Business
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15 min ago | via CFO
The company will take a charge of up to $460 million in the second quarter of 2016 for asset impairments, severance, and other costs. Dow Chemical will cut 2,500 jobs, or about 4% of its workforce, as part of its pending deal for Dow Corning announced in December. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via KLFY-TV Lafayette
Dow Chemical says it will eliminate about 2,500 jobs worldwide, or about 4 percent of its workforce, which is tied to the recent restructuring of its ownership in Dow Corning. Dow Chemical announced earlier this month that it was now the sole owner of Dow Corning's silicones unit, which had previously been equally owned by Dow Chemical and Corning Inc. Dow Chemical Co. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via MLive.com
Gov. Rick Snyder's office pledged its help Tuesday, June 28, for about 700 people in the Great Lakes Bay Region who will lose their jobs as The Dow Chemical Co. cuts approximately 2,500 positions worldwide, or 4 percent of its workforce. Comment?
5 hrs ago | via Michigan Radio
"With these difficult but necessary actions, we are bringing together the best of each company's talent and technology," says Dow CEO Andrew N. Liveris The layoffs come as the Midland-based company absorbs operations of Dow Corning and prepares for a merger with rival DuPont. "We are moving quickly and effectively to integrate Dow Corning and deliver the synergies that will drive new levels of value creation for our customers and generate even greater returns for our shareholders," said Andrew N. Liveris, Dow's chairman and chief executive officer. Comment?
8 hrs ago | via USA Today
Dow Chemical to cut 2,500 jobs after Corning deal The move comes after Dow acquired full ownership of previous joint-venture Dow Corning. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/297WAtl Midland, Mich.-based Dow - which recently finished its acquisition of the 50% of silicon manufacturer Dow Corning it did not previously hold - said Tuesday that the cuts will require a charge of about $410 million to $460 million in the second quarter. Comment?
22 hrs ago | via BioSpace
Dow Announces Multiple Actions to Accelerate Shareholder Value Creation from Dow Corning Transaction; Increases Synergy Capture to $500 Million Company to Optimize Asset Footprint, Combine IT and R&D Systems and Consolidate Workforce, Among Other Actions MIDLAND, Mich. - June 28, 2016 - The Dow Chemical Company today announced a series of actions to achieve synergy capture and accelerate shareholder value creation from the restructuring of its ownership of the Dow Corning Corporation. Comment?
Thursday Jun 23 | via Scientific American
Dupont corporate headquarters is seen on December 11, 2015 in Wilmington, Delaware. The two largest chemical manufacturing U.S. companies, Dupont and Dow, recently agreed to merge, and will become DowDuPont. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 21 | via Recycling Today
The Dow Chemical Co. , Midland, Michigan, has announced the creation of recyclable polythene-based barrier packaging through the use of its recently launched RecycleReady technology. Comment?
Friday Jun 17 | via US News & World Report
Despite a shaky start to the year, the U.S. stock market has roared ahead and is now sitting within a few percent of its all-time highs. In an interesting example of "reversion to the mean," the best-performing sector over the past month is also the worst-performing sector over the past year. Comment?
Monday Jun 13 | via Agri Marketing
DOW, DUPONT STOCKHOLDERS TO VOTE ON MERGER JULY 20 Jun. 13, 2016 AP reports: DuPont and Dow Chemical said Friday that they will hold separate shareholder meetings next month to vote on their merger. Both meetings will be held on July 20. DuPont's meeting will take place at its Wilmington, Delaware, headquarters, and Dow Chemical's meeting will be at its Midland, Michigan, offices. Comment?
Friday Jun 10 | via O-R Online
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Friday Jun 10 | via Seattle Post-Intelligencer
DuPont and Dow Chemical said Friday that they will hold separate shareholder meetings next month to vote on their merger. Both meetings will be held on July 20. DuPont's meeting will take place at its Wilmington, Delaware, headquarters, and Dow Chemical's meeting will be at its Midland, Michigan, offices. Comment?
Friday Jun 10 | via Salt Lake Tribune
In this May 17, 2015, file photo, Ed Sheeran arrives at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Sheeran is facing a lawsuit alleging he used another song as the basis for his international hit "Photograph" filed Wednesday, June 8, 2016, in Los Angeles by Martin Harrington and Tom Leonard, composers of the song "Amazing." Comment?
Friday Jun 10 | via Philly.com
The DuPont Co. and Dow Chemical Co. say investors will meet July 20 to vote the venerable conglomerates out of existence and set up a new, combined Dow DuPont Co. Comment?
Friday Jun 10 | via ABC News
DuPont and Dow Chemical said Friday that they will hold separate shareholder meetings next month to vote on their merger. Both meetings will be held on July 20. DuPont's meeting will take place at its Wilmington, Delaware , headquarters, and Dow Chemical's meeting will be at its Midland, Michigan , offices. Comment?
May 12, 2016 | via Refrigerated & Frozen Foods
The Dow Chemical Co., Midland, Mich., introduced a new member of the recently launched RecycleReady Technology, which enables the recyclability of polyethylene-based barrier packaging as part of existing grocery store drop-off recycling programs. Created in collaboration with the Sustainable Packaging Coalition , Charlottesville, N.C., and other industry members, Dow's RecycleReady Technology helps converters create barrier pouches that answer consumer demand for more recyclable packaging options. Comment?
Dec 31, 1995 | via Laboratory Network .com
Exxon Corp. , The Dow Chemical Co. , and Univation Technologies have settled various intellectual property disputes between the companies and their affiliates that relate to metallocene technology. Comment?
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