PowerFilm of Ames, Iowa awarded $2.2 mil. US Army contract
Patterson Logistics, a division of Patterson Companies (NASDAQ: PDCO), with warehousing and distribution in Boone, Iowa, has acquired Iowa Dental Supply in Des Moines, Iowa. Iowa Dental has served dental practices in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, Missouri and Illinois, generating sales of approximately $13 mil. in 2011.
Ag Reliant, one of North Americas largest field seed corn companies, has broken ground on a new seed corn production plant, to be located just west of Ogden, Iowa. The $35 mil. investment is expected to produce up to 25 full-time jobs, and employ 80 to 100 seasonal workers during harvest.