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Boeing unveils new luxury VIP 777X business jet for world’s wealthiest flyers (Photos)

Boeing unveiled a new luxury VIP business jet model for its massive new 777X widebody jet. Boeing said it plans to launch a 777X VIP luxury business jet that can fly more than half way around the world nonstop – farther than any business jet ever bu...

By | 2018-12-10T22:39:15+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

GE executive named new CFO at Spirit AeroSystems

Spirit AeroSystems Inc. on Monday announced that Jose Ignacio Garcia has been hired as the company’s new CFO.  He will succeed Sanjay Kapoor, who is retiring early next year after five years with the Wichita-based manufacturer.  Spirit (NYSE: SPR) sa...

By | 2018-12-10T22:35:34+00:00 December 10th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

Boeing deal will recycle Dreamliner and 777X scraps into laptop cases and car parts

Boeing has signed a deal with British-based ELG Carbon Fibre to recycle excess aerospace composite material from its 11 U.S. airplane manufacturing sites. Other companies will use the carbon fiber material to make new products like laptop cases, car p...

By | 2018-12-07T22:39:34+00:00 December 7th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

2018 was full of layoff news: Here are some of the biggest in Louisville

We've heard a lot this year about the tight labor economy — with companies having a hard time filling jobs because of a shortage of workers. It's true that unemployment is very low right now — 3.9 percent in October 2018, according to the Bureau of La...

By | 2018-12-07T11:48:05+00:00 December 7th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

COVER STORY: How new CEO Lawson Whiting plans to execute on Brown-Forman’s whiskey dominance

The ramp for the Woodford Reserve brand is huge, according to Brown-Forman's new CEO. And it's the next step in taking American whiskey to a global stage.

By | 2018-12-07T11:00:00+00:00 December 7th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

Brookfield’s Exhibit Systems acquires local competitor KMK Industries

A Brookfield exhibit and display company has acquired a local competitor. Exhibit Systems, which touts itself as a one-stop service for trade shows and events, has acquired Milwaukee-based KMK Industries, a company that designs and manufactures trade ...

By | 2018-12-06T18:24:08+00:00 December 6th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

Bombardier forecasts increased business jet deliveries in 2019

Driven by its new flagship Global 7500, Bombardier Inc. on Thursday forecast an increase in business jet deliveries in 2019.  In association with the Canadian company’s annual investors day, Bombardier said it plans between 150 and 155 deliveries of b...

By | 2018-12-06T18:23:00+00:00 December 6th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

Ford has toys: A look inside its new Advanced Manufacturing Center (PHOTOS)

Ford Motor Co. has brought some of its most high-tech gadgets under one roof as it seeks to increase manufacturing efficiency. On Tuesday, the company showed off its new Advanced Manufacturing Center in Redford, Mich., just north of its Dearborn, Mich...

By | 2018-12-05T16:33:24+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Budget and Tax|