Retailers are preparing for one of their biggest weekends of the year as an estimated 164 million people are already planning to go shopping Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday, according to the annual survey released today by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics.
William Pitt Real Estate has leased 1,100 square feet of office space in Madison for a training center.
A division of Brunswick Marine Inc. has leased a freestanding warehouse building in Norwich.
Outdoors apparel retailer L.L. Bean will close its Orange store in mid-January.
A former employee at Connecticut College pled guilty this week to embezzling $173,010 in a scheme that spanned from 2014 to last April.
Three multifamily investment properties in Watertown, Hebron and Bridgeport totaling 76 housing units have been sold for nearly $5 million.
Stamford-based First County Bank Foundation awarded nearly $100,000 to Darien- and Norwalk-based nonprofits providing support for at-risk residents.
An industrial property on Quirk Road in Milford has been sold for $470,000.
Two senior vice presidents, both former employees of Farmington Bank, have been hired by Naugatuck-based Ion Bank in the cash management and commercial lending departments.
A high majority of Americans are very pleased with their online and mobile banking experiences.
Financing has been secured for the construction of a new Dollar General Store in Morris.
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is offering a new rewards program to riders at a variety of businesses in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts.
The state’s largest business lobbying group has elected a new board of directors.
Despite similar demand for financing, veteran-owned small business applicants were more likely than non-veteran-owned small business applicants to experience “financing shortfalls,” where they received less than the amount of credit they sought.
Michael Uszakiewicz, 52, of Prospect, was sentenced last week by U.S. District Judge Alvin W. Thompson in Hartford to 16 months of imprisonment, followed by one year of supervised release, for his role in a bribery scheme.
The chairman of the board of directors at Rocky Hill-based Nutmeg State Financial Credit Union is now on the board of directors of the National Association of Credit Union Chairmen.
Two have been promoted to assistant vice president at Windsor Federal Savings Bank.
The Capital Region Development Authority is seeking a consultant to help the Connecticut Convention Center stay competitive amid rising competition.
The majority of community banks and credit unions in Southern New England have started planning their adoption of the new Current Expected Credit Loss accounting method, but most have yet to identify exactly how they will implement this new standard.
The Connecticut Department of Banking has issued a $3,500 fine to a broker for not being registered in the state.