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Newton Manufacturing Co. Hosts National Sales Meeting
October 13, 2014

Salespeople and multi-line reps from Newton Manufacturing Co., Newton, Iowa, traveled to Charleston, S.C. for the distributor's National Sales Meeting and Trade Show, dubbed "Wild About Charleston," at the Wild Dunes Resort Sept. 14 to 18.

7 Musts to Make Part-Time Entrepreneurship Work for You
October 13, 2014

Many experts will tell you that you can’t succeed as a part-time entrepreneur, as any good start-up will require a 100 percent commitment of your time and energy. But not many of us have enough savings to live for a year or more without a salary, fund the start-up and still feed the family. Thus I often recommend that entrepreneurs keep their day job until the start-up is producing revenue.

UPS Buys Global Shipping Firm i-parcel
October 13, 2014

UPS has bought i-parcel LLC, which helps e-retailers send products to overseas consumers. UPS did not say how much it paid for the company.

“The acquisition complements UPS' international cross-border logistics capabilities from the U.S. and U.K., to over 100 countries,” UPS said. “As e-commerce merchants in the U.S., U.K. and other countries grow, UPS continues to strengthen its logistics and technology capabilities to meet the demands of its global customer base.”