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3 guilty in Ga. salmonella-tainted peanut trial

...she faced.The case has been closely followed by the food industry and could rattle some executives, said Bill Marler, an attorney...fines, I think, sends a pretty strong message to the food industry that U.S. attorneys are willing to charge people with crimes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-19/3-guilty-ga-salmonella-taint
'Go Downtown' event seeks to bring GRU students, employees to businesses

...up and increase," he said.Most of the customer traffic reported by downtown businesses appears to benefit the restaurant industry.Noura Gordon, an owner of Pyramid Music and More, said she hasn't seen purchases made by shoppers using their university...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-18/go-downtown
What Is It?

...high-end model."Zandra Tullis said it was a 1958 Oldsmobile.Bill Harding: "1958 was a terrible sales year for the auto industry. Most car companies had record sales in 1955, and the next two years were also successful. But 1958? It was a recession...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-09-18/what-it
Kohl's holiday hiring to rise by a third

...positions in its credit operations.A retailer's hiring plans can indicate its expectations for the holiday shopping season, which accounts for 20 percent of the retail industry's annual sales, according to the National Retail Federation.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-17/kohls-holiday-hiring-rise-
George Fromm

...Fromm served 25 years in the United States Navy, retiring as a Lieutenant Commander. He then worked for Helene Curtis Industries in Chicago for 20 years as Director of Product Development. After his second retirement, Mr. and Mrs. Fromm moved to Orlando...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172498213
Mother-daughter team from McCormick County invents barrette sold in Augusta-area Walgreens stores

...other national chains and beauty supply stores when the pilot ends with Walgreens.Goodwin, who works in the health care industry, said adding "inventor" to her resume was never on her radar.After sending the tweet that sparked the entire process...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-17/mother-daug
Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...construction of the commercial power plant's first two nuclear reactors in the mid-1980s. Young minds from the nuclear industry will converge on Augusta next week for an annual meeting focused on advancing nuclear power in the United States. MULTIMEDIA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/vogtle-nuclear-powe
China fines Audi $40.5 million, Chrysler $5.2 million in auto industry anti-monopoly probe

...anti-monopoly probe of the auto industry that has prompted complaints...the State Administration for Industry and Commerce.Industry analysts say the auto investigation...regulators to end it.In other industries, companies under investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-11/china-fines-audi-405-milli
American Airlines agents approve union

...and reservations centers plus home-based reservations agents.The airline business is among the most heavily unionized industries in the U.S. economy. Pilots, flight attendants and mechanics at American and US Airways have long been represented by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/american-airlines-agents-a
US factory output drops 0.4 percent in August

...production because it reflected a temporary seasonal adjustment problem. He said gains in a number of industries outside of autos "underlines that industry remains healthy."A broad increase in manufacturing this year has pointed to stronger growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/us-factory-output-drops-04