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MasTec, Inc.

July 21, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Tracey Panek discussed how the oil and gas industry is greasing the wheels for infrastructure construction contractor MasTec’s success. The […]

Hastings Entertainment, Inc.

June 30, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Alex Biesada detailed the financial struggles plaguing Hastings Entertainment. The music and movies retailer (books and video games too) — […]

Murphy USA Inc.

June 23, 2014 Where there is a Wal-Mart, there is often a Murphy USA. In an update last week, D&B Editor Stuart Hampton described the strategic relationship between Arkansas natives […]

KB Home

June 16, 2014 With a 34% rise in revenue and its first profit in seven years, homebuilder KB Home is putting the Great Recession and US housing crisis in the […]

Exelis, Inc.

June 9, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Tracey Panek discussed Virginia-based Exelis, which provides advanced technologies and systems for electronic warfare, surveillance, cyber security, and other functions. […]

Elior

June 2, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Alex Biesada discussed French food services giant Elior. The company made a big move into the US contract catering market […]

Lehigh Gas Partners LP

May 19, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Stuart Hampton described how gas station operator Lehigh Gas Partners has expanded in recent years via an aggressive acquisition strategy. […]

Jo-Ann Stores, Inc.

May 12, 2014 In an update last week of the US’s top fabric retailer, D&B Editor Catherine Colbert wove the tale of how Jo-Ann Stores is focused on expansion with […]

Russell Stover Candies Inc.

May 5, 2014 Just in time for Mother’s Day, D&B Editor Catherine Colbert updated Russell Stover Candies last week. The boxed chocolate maker is one of the largest premium gift […]

Lafarge S.A.

April 28, 2014 Although French cement and concrete giant Lafarge reported a slight decline in 2013 revenue, it has plans to get larger — much, much larger. In an update […]