RuffaloCODY acquiring Noel-Levitz
CEDAR RAPIDS - Two eastern Iowa businesses that help colleges and universities recruit and retain students as well as remain connected with alumni are merging. RuffaloCODY in Cedar Rapids is acquiring Noel-Levitz of Iowa City. Financial terms of the merger were not disclosed.
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Schweser's to open new store in Marshalltown
MARSHALLTOWN - Women's clothing retailer Schweser's has announced it will open a new store in early October at the Marshall Town Center. "Marshalltown is the right kind of town for Schweser's," said Ty Smith, president of Schweser's Stores Inc.
Netherlands royalty to attend new Iowa plant's opening
EMMETSBURG - The king of the Netherlands plans to visit Iowa to attend the Sept. 3 grand opening of an Emmetsburg ethanol plant co-owned by a Dutch company. The $250 million project is a joint venture of Sioux Falls, S.D.-based ethanol-maker POET and Royal DSM, a biotechnology company based in the Netherlands. The plant will produce 25 million gallons a year when fully operational.
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