Daily Archives:
September 9th, 2016


  1. NE PA Economic Developers Discuss Job Creation with State Legislators

    Ken Okrepkie, BFTP Pocono Northeast regional manager, was one of six speakers who offered testimony at the hearing that state Rep. Gerald Mullery, D-Newport Township, hosted to discuss jobs creatopm in Pennsylvania. Okrepkie presented on Ben Franklin’s accomplishment in generating jobs in the region and statewide. Read more via Hazleton Standard Speaker and Citizen’s Voice: http://bit.ly/2cIZ8f4  

  2. International Trade Representatives to Tour PA with BF TechVentures Stop

    The PA Department of Community & Economic Development will be hosting trade representatives from around the world for a series of trade-related events in September around the state. The Lehigh Valley will be participating in the annual “Bringing the World to Pa.” tour on Sept. 22 at Ben Franklin TechVentures. Read more via Lehigh Valley Continue Reading…

  3. Appeeling Fruit Celebrates 25 Years

    Appeeling Fruit Inc., Reading, began in 1991 by selling peeled apple slices to bakeries for incorporation in desserts. By 1998, it was marketing fresh sliced apples throughout the East Coast. Read more via The Packer: http://bit.ly/2cwBTpi