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  • McDonald's names new U.S. president again
    OAK BROOK -- McDonald's named a new president for its struggling U.S. division on Friday, marking the second change in the high-profile spot in less than two years.
      
  • GURNEE -- Quest Products, a consumer packaged goods company based in Gurnee, announced plans to move its operations across the border to Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin. 
  • Kraft looks to stem Jell-O's slippery sales slide

    DEERFIELD -- Despite its enduring place in pop culture, sales of Jell-O have tumbled 19 percent in the past four years. Executives at Kraft Foods, which owns Jell-O, say they're confident they can revitalize the brand. But their efforts so far have been a disappointment.

     
  • Barrington developer denies poaching local businesses
    BARRINGTON -- Developers behind the long-awaited retail project at Hough and Main streets in downtown Barrington are denying local building owners' claims they're trying to poach businesses to fill the 25,000-square-foot space. 
  • NAPERVILLE -- A Swedish-based manufacturer, SKF Group, has received approval of zoning variances to build a 130,000-square-foot research and development center on roughly 13 acres at 1203 E. Warrenville Road in Naperville. 
  • MOUNT PROSPECT -- The Mount Prospect Downtown Merchants Association, formed roughly 10 years ago, has become a seasoned organizer of events that have become popular annual traditions in the village, not to mention important draws to the downtown area. 
  • This fall, the word “zebra” won’t only refer to the referees overseeing National Football League games. Lincolnshire-based Zebra Technologies is partnering with the NFL to gather information  for what they call “next gen stats’ for football fans. 
  • Jacqueline Camacho-Ruiz has pushed through many tough obstacles along her path in creating an award-winning public relations and marketing agency in Naperville. 
  • I recently polled a group of salespeople on the part of their job that caused them the most anxiety. They loved making sales calls, however, having to use the phone to initiate them was a monumental issue to them. Making cold calls was the unanimous choice as the behavior they dreaded the most. This has been a consistent message throughout the 20 years I have been training and coaching salespeople. 
Newsmakers' Forum: Managing a Family Business
Lisa Tomscheck, president of Arthur Clesen in Lincolnshire, speaks at the Daily Herald Business Ledger Newsmakers' Forum: Managing a Family Business
Newsmakers' Forum: Managing a Family Business
Lisa Tomscheck, president of Arthur Clesen in Lincolnshire, speaks at the Daily Herald Business Ledger Newsmakers' Forum: Managing a Family Business
Mt. Prospect business owner wins $6.5 million settlement
The owner of Ye Olde Town Inn in downtown Mount Prospect received a $6.5 million settlement from the village after filing a lawsuit in 2008.
Chase employees pack meals for hungry families in Elgin
Roughly 250 Chase Bank employees in Elgin packed 30,000 meals for local families in need.
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