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Inside Hershey's Super Secret Chocolate Lab

July 7, 2015 12:24 pm | by CNNMoney | Videos | Comments

Hershey's Willy Wonka-esque laboratory is where every single product gets dreamed up. Vanessa Yurkevich finds out what the chocolate giant is planning next.

Australia Lures Solar Battery Suppliers

July 7, 2015 12:22 pm | by Bloomberg Business | Videos | Comments

It is the sunniest continent on earth and Tesla, LG and Panasonic are some of the big named...

Hybrid Cloud Approach Simplifies B2G Requirements Within ERP Systems

July 7, 2015 12:18 pm | by Scott Lewin | Articles | Comments

A look at why a hybrid cloud management solution is the best way to address the issues...

U.S. Trade Deficit Widens In May As Exports Struggle

July 7, 2015 10:29 am | by Martin Crutsinger, AP Economics Writer | News | Comments

The U.S. trade deficit widened slightly in May, reflecting declines in sales of American-made...

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Radio Waves Could Allow Smartphones To Charge Themselves

July 7, 2015 10:19 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Wireless charging developments pioneered by two tech companies could soon enable smartphones to charge themselves from their users' pockets.

Horizon Pharma Makes Hostile, $2.1B Bid For Depomed

July 7, 2015 10:11 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Horizon Pharma has gone hostile with an all-stock offer for Depomed valued at about $2.1 billion after its target rejected friendly overtures to talk about a deal.

Ingredient Company Highlights Hidden Costs Of Trans Fat Ban

July 7, 2015 10:05 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A food ingredient supplier touted its range of trans fat alternatives after the federal regulators issued new restrictions last month. But a top official with Corbion said the transition could prove costly for the food industry as a whole.

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Samsung Forecasts Profit Fall As S6 Sales Disappoint

July 7, 2015 10:02 am | by Youkyung Lee, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Samsung Electronics Co. forecast a fall in second quarter profit in a sign that sales of its much anticipated Galaxy S6 smartphones failed to meet expectations.

Chemists Develop New, Cheaper Process To Make Bioplastic

July 7, 2015 9:58 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Belgian researchers pioneered a new process that could enable the cheaper and more efficient conversion of plant materials into bio-based plastic.

Death Toll From Defective GM switches rises to 121

July 7, 2015 9:35 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The death toll from faulty ignition switches in General Motors' small cars has risen by two to 121.

Daqri Smart Helmet: Augmented Reality For The Workplace

July 6, 2015 12:35 pm | by Bloomberg Business | Videos | Comments

Daqri CEO Brian Mullins and Greylock Partners' Josh Elman discuss the utilization of augmented reality in the workplace.

Bubble Wrap Is Losing Its Pop

July 6, 2015 12:33 pm | by Wall Street Journal | Videos | Comments

Sealed Air Corp. has revamped its iconic Bubble Wrap. The new product dubbed iBubble Wrap looks like the traditional packaging material, but there's one catch.

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Top 5: Fuel-Efficient V8s

July 6, 2015 12:27 pm | by CNET | Videos | Comments

Brian Cooley runs down the top five ways you can have a V8 and good gas mileage, too.

The Right Software Creates A More Sophisticated Supply Chain

July 6, 2015 12:23 pm | by Randy Marble | Articles | Comments

With an increasing number of solutions available, distribution leaders should focus on advanced capabilities to gain improved productivity and profitability in the always-on supply chain.

Report: Fracking Is Helping Manufacturing Costs Drop Below China

July 6, 2015 10:33 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A recent report projected that the cost of manufacturing in the U.S. will fall below costs in China within the next three years, in large part due to the rise of fracking.

Top U.S. Auto Safety Regulator Says Chrysler To Face Sanctions

July 6, 2015 10:28 am | by Tom Krisher & Marcy Gordon, AP Business Writers | News | Comments

Fiat Chrysler will be punished soon for failing to follow the law in 23 recalls involving more than 11 million vehicles, the nation's top auto safety regulator said. 

Milk Surplus Hurting Dairy Prices

July 6, 2015 10:23 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Dairy prices worldwide are down nearly 40 percent as forecasters predict another year of record milk production in 2015.

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Oreos Get Thin, Going For 'Sophisticated' Air

July 6, 2015 10:01 am | by Candice Choi, AP Food Industry Writer | News | Comments

Oreos are getting a skinny new look, and its maker says the new cookie is a "sophisticated" snack for grown-ups that isn't meant to be twisted or dunked.

Farm Use Of Drones To Take Off As Feds Loosen Restrictions

July 6, 2015 9:56 am | by Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | News | Comments

Agricultural use of drones is about to take off after being grounded for years by the lack of federal guidelines. The Federal Aviation Administration has approved more than 50 exemptions for farm-related operations since January.

General Mills To Remove Gluten From Lucky Charms

July 6, 2015 9:50 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

General Mills announced that it will begin making its Lucky Charms cereal from the same oat flour that will soon make Cheerios gluten-free.  

The 2016 Ford GT Is Ready To Take On Ferrari

July 2, 2015 12:23 pm | by CNET | Videos | Comments

It will have been 50 years since the GT40 took on Ferrari at Le Mans and won when the new 2016 Ford GT will line up on the starting grid at La Sarthe. Can Ford embarrass the Italians again?

The Maker Movement: Bringing Innovation To A Wider Market

July 2, 2015 12:18 pm | by Bloomberg Business | Videos | Comments

MakerBot VP Anthony Moschella and littleBits CEO Ayah Bdeir explain how they are bringing innovation to a wider market. 

Engineering Newswire: Navy Tests Electromagnetic Launch System

July 2, 2015 12:14 pm | by Product Design & Development | Videos | Comments

This Engineering Newswire looks at making it possible to see through semis, test-firing electromagnetic aircraft launch system and rendering the wheel obsolete through hover conversion.

Justice Department Sues Over Electrolux-GE Deal

July 2, 2015 12:00 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The U.S. Department of Justice filed a civil lawsuit Wednesday in an effort to block Electrolux's purchase of General Electric's appliance business.

GM Stops Production At Its Single Plant In Russia

July 2, 2015 9:43 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

General Motors has halted production at its single assembly plant in Russia as sales have plummeted amid an economic downturn.

Robot Kills Technician At German VW Plant

July 2, 2015 9:39 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

A technician died from injuries sustained while working on a robot at Volkswagen's factory in Kessel, Germany, according to media reports.

Toyota, Nissan, Honda Back Hydrogen Stations For Fuel Cells

July 2, 2015 9:36 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Toyota, Nissan and Honda are working together to get more fuel cell vehicles on roads in what they call Japan's big push toward "a hydrogen society."

Chrysler's June Sales Increase 8 Percent; GM Sales Fall

July 2, 2015 9:32 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Fiat Chrysler on Wednesday touted its best June sales in the U.S. in nearly a decade, while Ford reported a modest sales increase and General Motors sales fell.

Pennsylvania, Oregon Metalworkers Continue To Work Despite Expired Contract

July 2, 2015 9:26 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Union workers at Allegheny Technologies Inc. will stay on the job under the terms of their previous labor contract after it expired late Tuesday.

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