Lehigh Valley Business LVB Daily News http://www.lvb.com/section/Daily LVB Daily News News en-us Copyright 2017 Lehigh Valley Business Journal Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:55:22 EST Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:55:22 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170221/LVB01/170229963&source=RSS Mike and Ike, Hot Tamales enter packaging deal with NBA virtual game publisher Fans of Mike and Ike and Hot Tamales candy apparently also are gamers. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:03:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170221/LVB01/170229963&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170221/LVB01/170229963/AR/0/AR-170229963.jpg Mike and Ike, Hot Tamales enter packaging deal with NBA virtual game publisher http://www.lvb.com/article/20170221/LVB01/170229964&source=RSS Speaker will encourage 'revolt against routine' at iXchange An unconventional leader in innovation will be the guest speaker at this year&#8217s idea exchange hosted by Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:59:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170221/LVB01/170229964&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170221/LVB01/170229964/AR/0/AR-170229964.jpg Speaker will encourage 'revolt against routine' at iXchange http://www.lvb.com/article/20170221/LVB01/170229965&source=RSS Montco attorney to lead medical marijuana and hemp law committee of state bar A Montgomery County attorney has been appointed co-chair of the newly formed Medical Marijuana and Hemp Law Committee of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:55:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170221/LVB01/170229965&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170221/LVB01/170229965/AR/0/AR-170229965.jpg Montco attorney to lead medical marijuana and hemp law committee of state bar http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229979&source=RSS Harley-Davidson to build Lehigh Valley location If final approvals are met, the owner of a Harley-Davidson dealership will build a new location for his business in Whitehall Township. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229979&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170220/LVB01/170229979/AR/0/AR-170229979.jpg Harley-Davidson to build Lehigh Valley location http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229980&source=RSS Voting starts this week for manufacturing video student contest It's now voting week for a student video contest showcasing what it's like to work in the manufacturing industry. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:51:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229980&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170220/LVB01/170229980/AR/0/AR-170229980.jpg Voting starts this week for manufacturing video student contest http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229981&source=RSS When you know it's time to sell the family business The statistics for family business succession are a bit staggering at first glance &#8211 33 percent survive to the second generation and only 5 percent to the third generation. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:01:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229981&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229982&source=RSS HANDFUL OF HAZARDS Your only child was happy to walk away from the family business at the age of 18, and your key employee of 20 years has made it clear that she is not interested in buying your healthy but stressful business. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:58:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229982&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229983&source=RSS Can't seal the deal? Try an earnout, but use with care There are times when a business buyer and business seller want to work together but just cannot agree on the price. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:53:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229983&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229984&source=RSS KICKING THE TIRES On the surface, a company may appear to be a good investment for a buyer, but the potential purchaser must look beyond the polished exterior. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:47:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229984&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170220/LVB01/170229984/AR/0/AR-170229984.jpg KICKING THE TIRES http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229985&source=RSS CURB APPEAL There&#8217s a business to selling a business Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:42:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229985&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170220/LVB01/170229985/AR/0/AR-170229985.jpg CURB APPEAL http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229986&source=RSS THE SURGE TO MERGE Technological advances. Tax and regulatory issues. A decrease in federal funding. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:35:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229986&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170220/LVB01/170229986/AR/0/AR-170229986.jpg THE SURGE TO MERGE http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229988&source=RSS DEP links Pa. earthquake to fracking Pennsylvania environmental officials believe fracking caused a small earthquake in the western portion of the state in spring 2016. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:20:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170220/LVB01/170229988&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170220/LVB01/170229988/AR/0/AR-170229988.jpg DEP links Pa. earthquake to fracking http://www.lvb.com/article/20170217/LVB01/170219889&source=RSS Expert says Easton Hospital will survive Easton Hospital&#8217s announcement Thursday that it will be sold to a Massachusetts health care company came as no surprise to many observers who have been watching as Easton&#8217s owner has been selling assets to reduce 15 billion in debt since last summer. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 12:22:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170217/LVB01/170219889&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170217/LVB01/170219889/AR/0/AR-170219889.jpg Expert says Easton Hospital will survive http://www.lvb.com/article/20170217/LVB01/170219890&source=RSS Lehigh County tech provider acquires Montgomery County firm A technology provider from Upper Macungie Township said it acquired a Montgomery County firm, making it the company&#8217s third acquisition. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:38:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170217/LVB01/170219890&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170217/LVB01/170219890/AR/0/AR-170219890.jpg Lehigh County tech provider acquires Montgomery County firm http://www.lvb.com/article/20170217/LVB01/170219894&source=RSS Allentown cryogenic company graduates from incubator and is on its own ColdEdge Technologies has graduated from a startup cryogenic manufacturer to a self-sustaining company that can stand on its own. Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:12:00 EST http://www.lvb.com/article/20170217/LVB01/170219894&source=RSS http://www.lvb.com/storyimage/LV/20170217/LVB01/170219894/AR/0/AR-170219894.jpg Allentown cryogenic company graduates from incubator and is on its own