Delaware Public Media

Business

Delaware Public Media's coverage of the business-related stories.

Delaware Public Media

Chemours ends its fiscal year with $7 million in profit after paying out a costly settlement to thousands of people claiming the DuPont spinoff is responsible for their cancer diagnoses.

James Morrison / Delaware Public Media

Delaware’s 25 farmers’ markets showed strong sales last year, despite a wet spring and humid summer. 

 


via EPA

DuPont and its spinoff, Chemours, will pay $670.7 million to settle the roughly 3,500 lawsuits alleging the dumping of chemicals caused cancer in nearby communities.

Delaware Public Media

The Delaware Department of Justice wants people to watch out for bogus online lead generators and list services.

Delaware Public Media

More good news for First State motorists Delaware at the gas pump last week.

AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average cost of a gallon of regular fell another 4 cents over the past seven days – from $2.22 to $2.18.

That’s the fourth straight week drivers have seen prices drop, and they’ve rolled back 22 in that one month span.

Delawaregasprices.com reports nearly a dozen stations are charging $2.08 or less – mainly in New Castle and Newark.

Delaware Public Media

The British drugmaker, which has its U.S. headquarters just outside Wilmington, said the company saw a 13 percent revenue decline after its cholesterol drug Crestor lost patent protection.


Delaware Public Media

DuPont announced Tuesday it’s has agreed to sell the historic Hotel du Pont in downtown Wilmington to the Buccini/Pollin Group.

 


Delaware Public Media

Delaware drivers saw another break at the gas pump last week. 

AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average cost of a gallon of regular fell another 8 cents over the past seven days – from $2.30 to $2.22.

DuPont’s plan to invest $200 million into its Experimental Station campus in Wilmington is quickly bearing fruit.

 

Nemours Children’s Health System announced Thursday it will be moving its biomedical research to DuPont’s Experimental Station.

A manufacturing partnership at Delaware Tech is getting a boost from federal grant money.

 

The Delaware Manufacturing Extension Partnership announced this week it will receive $2.5 million in federal funding to support its work with medium and small manufacturers in the First State.

Pages