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"When unemployment goes down and then starts going up, you generally have a recession soon thereafter," Traynor warned.
"It's brand new and people are still learning," said Wentzel about the state's hemp industry. "Thankfully, the hemp community is about people helping each other out."
Founded in 1925, Bridgeport Fittings’ portfolio includes 172 patents and more than 2,500 products.
"Decisions regarding footprint optimization plans are always difficult," said Silgan President Adam Greenlee.
Vader developed the first commercial liquid metal 3-D printer with its patented Magnet-o-Jet technology.
"If aerospace turns over, then Connecticut has a big problem," said Traynor about tariff-induced obstacles to manufacturing's growth.
"We need a shot in the arm and MGM is more than a shot in the arm," said the BRBC's Dan Onofrio about the proposed casino resort complex in Bridgeport.
The Greenwich-based private equity firm L Catterton has teamed up with Ambienta to acquire Pibiplast, an Italian manufacturer of plastic packaging for beauty and personal care products.
The Teamsters Local 1150 members based at Sikorsky operations in Connecticut, Florida and Maryland ratified the contract in a 2,235 to 66 vote.
Praxair will construct, own and operate a plant that supports GlobalFoundries’ manufacturing processes at its fabrication facility in upstate New York.
The Connecticut Democrat asked the Departments of Justice and Transportation to investigate alleged falsified data and substandard material usage.
The members of Connecticut’s congressional delegation are demanding that the U.S. Department of Energy release the remaining $12 million allocated to Danbury-based FuelCell Energy Inc. in 2015.