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Corning returns to research roots

...nearly 160-year-old company that recently survived a brush with extinction. At its newly expanded research haven, Corning Inc. is betting tens of millions of dollars that tougher environmental regulations, plus a few more years of experiments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/18/bus_508042.shtml
Business
LPGA's Corning Classic will end

...than $500,000 in sponsorship revenue made it economically unfeasible to sustain it beyond this year. Title sponsor Corning Inc. has been undergoing restructuring since January, laying off 13 percent (3,500 workers) of its global work force...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/21/gol_521119.shtml
Golf
Stocks edge higher, overcoming rate jitters

...in durable goods orders. In addition to Microsoft, Corning Inc. posted a strong first quarter as did International...retailer was discounting its products too much. Shares in Corning Inc. jumped $1.88 to $12.13 after the materials company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/24/fin_413246.shtml
Finance
Business briefs

...are to receive shares of the award - about $12.60 each. Corning will shift plants' operations CORNING, N.Y. - Corning Inc. is closing two glass plants in South Carolina and Massachusetts, eliminating about 110 jobs, but is expanding operations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/05/bus_388454.shtml
Business
Dow Corning emerges from bankruptcy

...bankruptcy filing, the company - a joint venture of Midland-based Dow Chemical Co. and Corning, N.Y.-based Corning Inc. - has continued to be a key supplier of silicone for everything from cosmetics and cleaners to cars and buildings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/02/fin_417562.shtml
Finance
Tseng wins final Corning Classic

...with the same title sponsor and held at the same venue since its inception, ended a long run at Corning Country Club. Corning Inc. announced a month ago that it would no longer be able to continue as title sponsor, and that was enough to kill the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/25/gol_525209.shtml
Golf
Focus on computer flaw leads to unexpected technology improvements

...to the same extent as during the previous three years combined. Employees have been among the first to benefit. At Corning Inc., a U.S. maker of glass and optical fiber, technical support staff are now better able to identify any in-house...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/04/tec_277618.shtml
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Tech funds back on Wall Street's radar

...of many portfolios. Apple Computer Inc. has also been a huge winner, as has flash memory maker SanDisk Corp. and Corning Inc., which has enjoyed tremendous profits as one of the leading makers of the super-thin glass used in flat panel TV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/06/fin_53709.shtml
Finance
City calls for better incentives

...weak incentives cost the city a $600 million optical fiber plant that would have created 800 jobs. New York-based Corning Inc., the world's largest fiber optics manufacturer, was seriously considering locating its 200,000-square-foot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/04/met_304888.shtml
Metro
Plant leader looks to future

...Rajendra, a 48-year-old native of Sri Lanka, came to Greenfield from New York-based fiber optics manufacturer Corning Inc., where he worked as business director for the company's glass cookware division (Mr. Rajendra's wife, Dushi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/05/bus_290350.shtml
Business