Patents for MeadWestvaco, Philip Morris and the UVA Patent Foundation. Plus, a Mechanicsville man has invented a process of star navigation for missile systems. BizSense Pro shows you the innovations local companies have coming down the pike.
Some sweet businesses are on the horizon, including King of Pops, Miz Softee and Fire & Ice Frozen Treats. Plus, a period costume shop is planned. Get the leads on all the new businesses by subscribing to BizSense Pro.
Two Kenmore appliances and a Crate and Barrel chair are cited among recent local lawsuits.
A monster month for high-end home sales with mansions on Monument Ave and million-dollar homes in Henrico.
Several Burger Kings are heading to Chesterfield County, plus a new Short Pump tattoo shop and a new wine bar on E. Hundred Road.
Several banks seeking judgments from businesses this week. A Fan condo association is suing the owner of the property. And the Canal Club is sued by one of its patrons.
Tons of building permits this week, both residential and commercial, including several multi-million dollar projects. Find out who’s building what and who’s scored the work as contractor.
UVA and VCU get together for a medical patent; a Shockoe Slip drug maker, Afton Chemical and Hamilton Beach each file for patent protection; and two locals come up with a way to repair broken zippers.
A new coffee retailer in Chesterfield. A new bike shop in Henrico. And best name of the week: a landscaping company called Lawn & Order.
A busy Docket this week with a lease dispute in Manchester, a battle over equipment from now bankrupt local IT firm Packet360, and a contractor that claims it was never paid for work at Richmond International Airport .