Friday May 17
Edward J. Meyer, longtime executive
Edward J. Meyer, 75, an executive who once hawked toothpaste for Bristol-Myers and went on to manage how Sun Refining Co.
$18bn Sony (SNE) Break-Up Spinoff Report. Japanese Demergers To Grow
" Large Cap Spinoff stocks delivered early shareholders +27% on avg. one year post listing over the last decade ", according to top global break-up research advisors, $18bn market cap, Sony , has been approached by renowned value hunting US Hedge Fund, Third Point and its CEO, Dan Loeb.
New owners' big plans for Marcus Hook refinery site
Sunoco Logistics chief executive Michael J. Hennigan provided analysts with details Thursday about how the pipeline and terminal company plans to repurpose the refinery as a hub for shipping liquid fuels produced from natural-gas drilling in the Marcellus and Utica Shales.
Carlisle library director retiring after 42 years promoting reading
Linda Rice's 42-year library career has taken her from an old Sunoco gas station in Huntingdon, W.Va., to the newly renovated $6.5 million Bosler Memorial Library .
A year of frenzied activity
The animal spirits are back. That's the big story in the new Fortune 500 , our annual survey of the nation's largest companies, ranked by revenues.