14 Nov 2018

NEWS PROVIDED BY Office of the Texas Governor, Greg Abbott November 14, 2018 | Austin, Texas | Press Release Governor Greg Abbott today announced that East Penn Manufacturing Co. will be expanding its presence in Temple, Texas to grow its finishing distribution center operations. East Penn is a manufacturer of high quality lead batteries and accessories […]

31 Oct 2018

News Provided By Temple College October 24, 2018 The Temple College Board of Trustees has selected Dr. Christina Ponce to be the college’s 11thpresident. She will assume the position in early 2019. Ponce was selected Oct. 29 following a national search that drew more than 70 applicants. She was one of three candidates who were […]

28 Sep 2018

NEWS PROVIDED BY QuVa Pharma, Inc.  Sep 26, 2018, 09:03 ET SUGAR LAND, Texas, Sept. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — QuVa Pharma, Inc. today announced it has commenced manufacturing in newly completed Suites 4 & 5 at its facility in Bloomsbury, New Jersey, substantially increasing capacity of the overall QuVa Pharma business. “We continue to experience significant business growth, […]

28 Sep 2018

TEMPLE, Texas— The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) today announced that Temple ranked 2nd nationally in the least expensive place for the grocery items category in the Second Quarter 2018 Cost of Living Index.  The composite cost of living index for Temple was 86.5 a ranking of 30th, compared to the national average of […]

20 Sep 2018

The Temple Economic Development Corp. on Tuesday announced it is selecting a new president and chief executive officer to replace outgoing President David Blackburn. Adrian Cannady, the marketing vice president of the Victoria Economic Development Corp., is set to replace Blackburn, the Republican nominee for Bell County judge. Cannady will start working on Sept. 15. […]

25 Jul 2018

QuVa Pharma, Inc. today announced it has raised additional debt funding of up to $41 millionto support business growth initiatives impacting 2019. The new Term Loan is funded jointly by Silicon Valley Bank and Oxford Finance LLC. With this additional capital infusion, total capital invested will exceed $200 million. “We continue to experience significant business growth as […]

10 Jul 2018

The director of career & technical education, Denise Ayres, sees a lot of opportunities for students in the automotive program at Temple High School. And it’s not just As and Bs on report cards – she wants to help them become workforce ready and to find jobs. Ayres understands that education doesn’t happen in a […]

05 Jul 2018

PDI (www.pdisoftware.com), a leading global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum, and logistics industries, today announced it has acquired Inform Information Systems, Ltd (“IIS”), known commercially as FuelsPricing, a leading pricing and analytics solution for the fuel distribution industry. FuelsPricing’s software provides comprehensive price management solutions for fuel distributors, helping […]

26 Jun 2018

TEMPLE, Texas— The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) today announced that Temple ranked 3rd nationally in the least expensive place for grocery items in the First Quarter 2018 Cost of Living Index.  The composite cost of living index for Temple was 84.7 a ranking of 20th, compared to the national average of 100 for […]

30 May 2018

TEMPLE, Texas—The Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) today announced the recipients of the 2018 Annual Industry Appreciation Awards at a luncheon held today at the Hilton Garden Inn in Temple. Cargill,Inc., TTEC, and Johnson Brothers Ford-Lincoln were awarded. David Blackburn, president of the Temple EDC, presented at the event that about 70 business, school […]

29 May 2018

Disney Institute is bringing its renowned professional development course, “Disney’s Approach to Employee Engagement,” to Central Texas. The one-day event will allow area professionals to explore ways in which they can shape their organization’s culture based on desired employee behaviors, and select people who are a right-fit for the organization’s culture. This day of Disney Institute training uses […]

18 May 2018

TEMPLE, Texas — Temple Economic Development Corporation (Temple EDC) and Lane Enterprises, INC (Lane) today announced the $16.3 million capital investment for a new manufacturing facility. The Temple facility will produce High Density Polyethylene Pipe (HDPE) and corrugated metal pipe (CMP). Lane will build on a rail served 21-acre site in the Temple Industrial Park […]