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Lawmakers rush to award tax break for Mercedes-Benz in chaotic final session

...Mercedes-Benz wanted to make its lease program in Atlanta comparable to what its employees enjoyed in New Jersey, company spokesman Rob Moran said."This is a valued and valuable employee benefit which enables our employees to experience and interact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-03/lawmakers-rush-award-tax-break-merc
Fans with Oscar fever binge watch the nominated films

...in-theater marathons by reserving tickets ahead of time and spreading the word.If 100 people sign up, AMC will oblige, company spokesman Ryan Noonan said.What's up with the mentality? Is it mass hysteria?"They're fanatical. I think there's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-31/fans-oscar-fever-binge-watch-nomina
Going 'Wild' on your first long hike? Consider your feet

...the benefits. Its Mountain Light Cascade style for women, the official name, has enjoyed a sales boost, said company spokesman Will Pennartz.But uninitiated through-hikers should tread lightly when it comes to footwear; shoes instead of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-02-04/going-wild-your-first-long-h
Honda quietly replacing air bags across country

...transportation.Honda's action doesn't mean the recall has been extended nationally, said Chris Martin, a company spokesman. He said Honda wants to make sure limited parts go to high-humidity areas where the risk is higher, but it will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/honda-quietly-replacing-ai
Automakers to join forces in effort to track down cause of exploding Takata air bag inflators

...produce additional replacement units to support any further recalls that might be announced by our customers."A company spokesman said he expects a response to NHTSA later Tuesday.Today, Takata and some of the automakers will appear at a U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-02/automakers-join-forces-eff
Solar farms going up on Army bases this spring

...plants. Georgia Power will build and maintain them because they are in the electricity business. John Kraft, a company spokesman, confirmed con struc tion will start in the spring. The local solar plant will be built on a 250-acre tract near...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2015-01-09/solar-farms
2nd BP Amoco blast impels safety review

A company spokesman said BP Amoco will likely re-evaluate safety procedures at its U.S. chemical plants after a blast at a South Carolina plant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/27/met_309849.shtml
Metro
Owens Corning downsizing 9% of work force

...Owens Corning plans to cut 9 percent of its work force worldwide, but probably not at its plant in Aiken, a company spokesman said Friday. "There are no plans under way to make reductions at the Aiken site," said Todd Cunningham, human...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/10/bus_220333.shtml
Business
Owner will retain Elliott Sons

...200 million to $250 million debt-reduction plan announced last week. "Elliott Sons is not on the list," company spokesman Greg Bolton said. The funeral home, formerly a third-generation family business, received numerous concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/11/bus_305838.shtml
Business
E-Z-Go lays off employees

...two-week shutdown. The laid off workers were from various departments, including sales, purchasing and engineering, company spokesman Ron Skenes said. Seventeen of the workers were spread among the company's various branch offices. Last month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/15/bus_319946.shtml
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