Groupon Inc. launched a mobile app Thursday that lets shoppers receive cash back for buying certain grocery products.
Boeing Co. raised its production target for 737 jets to 52 planes a month in 2018, up from 42 now.
Sears, sorely in need of cash, is selling most of its stake in its Canadian unit to raise as much as $380 million.
Walgreen Co. and WebMD Health Corp. are combining efforts on health-improvement programs that award discounts to people who make healthy choices.
Gracenote Inc. announced Thursday it paid $19 million for HWW, an Australian company that provides TV and movie data.
Schaumburg-based Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc. says buying Omega Laboratories Ltd. will create opportunities for international expansion.
Manufacturer Dover Corp. has agreed to pay $430 million for Accelerated Cos. LLC., a supplier of hydraulic lifts and pump systems.
Community First Healthcare of Illinois Inc. has offered $30 million for Our Lady of the Resurrection Medical Center. [Crain’s]
Alcoa Inc. has opened a $90 million plant in Lafayette, Ind., to make aluminum-lithium alloys for use in airplanes.
Safety technology in cars and trucks is reducing accidents but experts say it may not lead to lower insurance rates in the short term.
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Swedish furniture retailer Ikea has leased nearly 850,000-square-feet of warehouse space in Minooka. [Chicago Real Estate Daily]
Can you imagine haggling over a car’s price with Warren Buffett? Van Tuyl Group says it is the biggest privately owned auto dealership group in the U.S.
Orders to U.S. factories fell in August by the largest amount on record, but the drop was heavily weighed by an expected plunge in aircraft orders.
About 2.3 million people are receiving jobless benefits, the fewest since June 2006, the Labor Department says.
Orders to U.S. factories fell in August by the largest amount on record, but the drop was heavily weighed by an expected plunge in volatile aircraft orders.
Sales at Olive Garden locations open at least a year rose slightly in fiscal September, and its parent company —Darden Restaurants Inc. — now foresees second-quarter adjusted earnings at the upper end of its prior forecast.