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Biotechnology

Vets First Choice to merge with spinoff of Fortune 500 company

Henry Schein Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) and Vets First Choice announced today plans for Henry Schein to spin off its animal health business and merge it with Vets First Choice, creating an independent...
Retail & Food service

Global price spike forces Maine ice cream maker to forego vanilla

Linda Parker, the owner of Mount Desert Ice Cream, doesn't plan to make or sell vanilla ice cream in her shops in Bar Harbor, Portland or Washington, D.C., due to a global supply crisis.
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Energy & Utilities

Maine Water's parent company rejects unsolicited bid from Eversource Energy

Connecticut Water Service Inc. (NASDAQ: CTWS), parent company of Maine Water Co., has rejected an unsolicited acquisition bid from Eversource Energy that was made several weeks after the water...
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Agriculture

Maine Potato Board monitoring U.S.-China trade disputes

The Maine Potato Board is keeping a close watch on trade disputes between the United States and China, which is one of the top five export markets for U.S. potato products.
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Government & Politics 1

LePage signs into law bill creating Barbara Bush specialty license plate

Gov. Paul R. LePage has signed into law the bill creating the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital specialty license plate.