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Bicycle parts maker Shimano opens $30M factory in Philippines

TOKYO-listed Shimano, Inc. said it spent $30 million building its first factory in the Philippines that will manufacture bicycle parts for exports to the European Union (EU), taking advantage of a duty-free entry regulators there recently granted to the Philippines. 190 more words

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Cat Paving Products Visitor Center

Cat Paving opened its new showroom / Vistor Center 3 years ago as a new way to showcase the Paving Products line of equipment produced here in… 72 more words

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CAT in the tall grass of Colorado

Last summer I traveled out to Denver to photograph the new Cat RM500B Reclaimer Mixer. But, as the saying goes “Houston we have a problem” 217 more words

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What is real ???

Last year I received a query, via ThumbTack, about a commercial photo shoot. Being “not so busy” at the time, naturally I replied with enthusiasm. 244 more words

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Community Update - City Action with the Tribune Building Project, Mayor’s Councils on Youth and Sustainability, and 2015 State of the City Address

Launching of Mayor’s Youth Council

Over the past few weeks, my office, with the support of individuals in our community, have been hard at work preparing for the launch of a Mayor’s Youth Council.   951 more words

Wisconsin Rapids

Basket Case

For almost seventy years, British statisticians have used a “basket of goods” to help them calculate inflation. It’s a collection of commonplace items that a family might expect to buy: studying the price of the same items month after month allows a like-for-like comparison, but while it’s interesting to track inflation and see how it affects ordinary families, it’s also instructive to take a long view and see how the contents of the basket have changed over the years. 660 more words


Seamstress/Installer/Upholsterer (SOMA / south beach)

Established high end custom drapery and wall upholstery workroom seeks detail oriented craftsman to aid in the manufacturing and installation of window treatments, wall upholstery, and soft furnishings. 14 more words

San Francisco