Business News Archive - December 07, 2007

By Mehta, Anand Gross, Andrew C On a global basis

By Galindo, Federico Gomez Sjoholm, Ingegerd; Rasmusson, Allan G; Widell, Susanne; Kaack, Karl We review and analyze the possible advantages and disadvantages of plant-stress-related metabolic and structural changes on applications in the fruit and vegetable processing industry.

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa will swear-in today George R. Centeno as chief of police of the Airport Police Division of Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA). Four members of the division's executive command staff also will be sworn in.

DALLAS, Dec. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Ram Oil & Gas, LLC, a successful Dallas-based oil and gas company with proven reserves approaching 6 million barrels of oil and over 3 billion cubic feet of gas, today announces its new identity will be TriDimension Energy, LLC.

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lance, Inc. today announced that in an effort to increase its presence in the organic food sector, it has purchased a non-controlling minority equity interest in Late July Snacks LLC, a privately held organic snack food company.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]