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Energy-bar maker is only Tucson-area finalist in Arizona Innovation Challenge.
Dermspectra, NuvOx Pharma and Park Genius finalists in Arizona's Innovation Challenge.
Pledges major highway improvements during Arizona trade mission.
Tucson contributed $10,000; office will be led by the Arizona Commerce Authority.
Tesla Motors Inc.’s Elon Musk says he is close to naming sites in at least two U.S. states for a planned battery “gigafactory” — which Tucson and Pima County have been vying for.
PHOENIX — Arizona manufacturers and smelters are in line for a big tax break not being offered to other companies and individuals.
A technology company has established its U.S. headquarters in the Tucson area, with plans for a $6 million capital investment and the hiring of 30 people over the next year, TREO announced Wednesday.
The city of Tucson has made a formal proposal to become the home of a $5 billion “gigafactory” for lithium-ion batteries for electric cars.
Undaunted after losing out on a federal drone-testing contract, proponents of the unmanned-aircraft industry in Southern Arizona are launching a private drone-testing site in Sierra Vista.
Despite a significant move to online ads, printed weekly grocery circulars have remained a mainstay of supermarkets, which spent more than $11 billion on newspaper circulars alone last year.
The state’s biggest technology organization has unveiled its 2014 legislative agenda, and it looks a lot like last year’s.
The University of Arizona’s McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship and a local company that makes mobile surveillance systems were honored at the 2013 Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Awards Thursday night in Phoenix.
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer hopes to increase the state’s trade with India, saying the country represents far more to Arizona than customer-support call centers.
City business and political leaders have endorsed the notion of having a new interstate run through the Tucson region, saying they fear the area will become economically irrelevant without it.
FLSmidth Krebs is a Marana-based company that manufactures and exports mining equipment products made with fabricated steel and/or cast-steel parts to companies around the world. Tucson-area exports totaled $2.5 billion in 2012, with the biggest increases in fabricated metal, computer and el…
While Arizona's biggest metro area did not keep pace with comparable markets in exports last year, Tucson was a bright spot.