DuPont names Breen as chairman and CEO

NEW YORK - DuPont's board of directors named Edward D. Breen as chairman and CEO after...for seats on the board. The fight eventually resulted in the spinoff of DuPont's performance chemicals unit this summer into a separate business named...


...BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Under and by virtue of the Power of Sale contained in a Security Deed given by James Clements to Dupont Mortgage Group, Inc., dated October 11, 2000, and recorded in Deed Book 2554, Page 191, Columbia County, Georgia Records...

Activist investor steps up pressure on DuPont

NEW YORK - A fight for control of DuPont Co. is intensifying after the hedge fund...which holds about a 2.7 percent stake in DuPont, has been hammering away at the more...performance chemicals unit separated.While DuPont has already announced plans to spin off...

Business events scheduled for the coming week

...Consumer Confidence Index for October, 10 a.m.; Federal Reserve policymakers begin a two-day meeting to set interest rates.Dupont reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.Ford Motor Co. reports quarterly financial results before the...

Wine Time: Hedges Family Estate Red Mountain 2011, Washington

...food culture as three generations of her family worked on the Dupont-Liegeois family business.Tom was born in Richland, Wash...It sells for about $27. DLD stands for Descendants Liegeois Dupont in honor of Ann-Marie's family.Wines of the Columbia Valley...

DuPont buying rest of Pioneer Hi-Bred International

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Chemical giant DuPont Co. is paying $7.7 billion for 80...which was announced today, boosts DuPont's 20 percent stake in the seed company to full ownership and is DuPont's first deal since it announced last...

DuPont Merck cautions states about generic blood thinner

...stake: a $500 million a year market for DuPont Merck Pharmaceutical Co. The company...The company, a joint venture between DuPont Chemical and drug maker Merck, says it...alternative has just won FDA approval, say DuPont Merck is more worried about profits than...

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DuPont buys Ici's white pigment, polyester businesses

DOVER, Del. (AP) - DuPont Co. will expand its operations making...PLC. The deal is expected to boost DuPont's market share in titanium dioxide...polyester business about 5 percent. DuPont will take over London-based ICI's...

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DuPont to proceed with swamp studies

...Okefenokee Swamp agreed Wednesday to allow DuPont to proceed with environmental studies...information will guide the committee. DuPont voluntarily put the research on hold in...officials stated opposition to the mine. DuPont vowed to cancel the project unless it...

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Says DuPont operated SRP at cost

...4 letter: Thank you for your compliment about DuPont. I agree that "DuPont did an excellent job designing, constructing and...River Site"... Your statement that "they (DuPont) managed this contract for the government for only...