New England Business

Prototype of Tertill robot (Image from Franklin Robotics)

Lowell Company Creates Weed Killing Robot

Franklin Robotics says ‘Tertill’ is the answer to your weeding problem and it never takes a day off.



Study: Power Of Money Is Limited In Workplace

Money talks, but can it motivate your boss? WBZ business reporter Jeff Brown finds the power of dollar bills are limited in the workplace.


Green laser in cockpit (File image from FAA)

New England Company Has A Solution To Airlines Being Targeted By Laser Beams

Laser beams aimed at airline pilots. The FAA says it happens on average twice per day in the United States.


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Analyst: Sears Struggles Are ‘Terminal’

It was once the number one retailer in the world. Now analysts think Sears is closer to the end.


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Construction Underway On Giant Indoor Sports Facility In Attleboro

It’s more than 100 acres that has long sat unused in Attleboro where investors envision a giant indoor sports facility, soon to be known as New England Sports Village.


Artist rendering of Spike S 512 over London (Image from Spike Aerospace, Inc.)

Boston Startup Building Supersonic Business Jet

A Boston startup wants to move faster than the speed of sound.


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Wakefield Company Uses 3D Scanner To Make Custom Earbuds

WBZ business reporter Jeff Brown found a local company that will change the way you look at earphones and your ears.


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Harvard Startup Unshrinkit To Appear On Shark Tank

A Harvard startup is headed to Hollywood.


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Boston Startup Launches New Bone Glue To Space

Launchpad’s standout product is glue that fixes fractured bone and stabilize metal hardware to the bone.


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Mass. Startup Aims To Bring Hybrid Technology To Tractor Trailers

One of the winners in the MassChallenge Awards is Hyliion, a business that hopes to bring hybrid technology to tractor trailers.


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