There have been no factory shutdowns or layoffs this spring, but the coronavirus has left a deep mark at Philadelphia Macaroni Co., the family-owned Bella Vista-based business that doubled in size this week to 700 million pounds a year after buying rival A. Zerega’s Sons of New York. “Oh my God, we’re going 24/7. We’re putting up ‘Help Wanted...

Privately held Italian drugmaker Menarini Group said on Monday it would buy U.S. company Stemline Therapeutics Inc in a deal valued at up to $677 million, looking to gain access to a U.S. approved drug for a rare blood disease. Stemline’s lead cancer drug Elzonris, which brought in $43.2 million in estimated net revenue in 2019, would bolster Menar...

Lamborghini wants to get back to business as usual. But in the case of the famed Italian supercar specialists, that doesn’t just mean resuming production. Late last week, the automaker announced in a press release that production would resume at its factory in Sant’Agata Bolognese on Monday. And if that weren’t enough to set the hearts of auto enth...

The Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. New Jersey (ABC NJ) today announced that former Assemblyman Sam Fiocchi is the group’s new President, noting his “wealth of public and private sector experience over his career.” South Jersey’s Fiocchi successfully ran the family’s irrigation business, serving domestic and international clients for over...

Distanced from school, friends, and social gatherings, Italian teens have been locked inside for about two months. In confinement and surrounded by family, life carries on in strange, but sometimes recognizable, ways: classes are live streamed, sports take place via Skype, oral and written tests are taken via Google Hangout. This technology has res...

Ferrari will gradually restart operations at its Italian factories in Maranello and Modena on May 4 when the country starts to lift certain coronavirus lockdown restrictions, The New York Times reports. The two factories located in Italy’s northern Emilia-Romagna region have been closed since mid-March when the nation froze manufacturing activities...

Confindustria Ceramica (the Italian Association of Ceramics) and the Italian Trade Agency are proud to announce the winners of the 2020 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition.  After reviewing a record number of outstanding projects from all across North America, the international jury of design experts selected four winners and three honorable mention...

oBrn during the Italian Futurist movement of the 1930s, Buccellati’s Hawaii design has survived almost a century of change to become a house classic. As well as being a master goldsmith, founder Mario Buccellati, who established his business in 1919, at the Largo Santa Margherita in Milan, was an elegant draughtsman with a graphic eye, a deft touch...

When we think drinks in Italy, the first image that comes to mind is likely a bottle of red flowing into glasses around the table—vino is certainly the drink of choice come dinnertime. But let’s not forget about those magical hours before dinner: aperitivo. From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., bars serve cocktails and light nibbles of olives, cheese, and potato...

Italian sculptor Fabio Viale uses a refined, cultured, eccentric, and extraordinarily contemporary approach to historic sculpture-making, which he interprets in a very personal language. provocative when necessary, his work expresses the poetics of displacement and often intends to create a fracture. The main feature of his tattooed marble sculptur...