Daily business briefing: Boeing may build new jetliner

February 11, 2014 

The St. Louis Business journal cites a Wall Street Journal report that Boeing is considering building a medium-range jetliner that is similar in size to the 787. The business journal also reports that Boeing has not developed a successor to its midrange Boeing 757 jets, which it stopped producing in 2004. Read more at http://www.bizjournals.com/stlouis. ...


The Obama administration's latest health care concession to employers will allow companies with 50 to 99 employees to have an additional year to comply, until January 1, 2016. For businesses with 100 or more employees, the so-called employer mandate will still take effect in 2015. Find out more at http://www.bnd.com/business. ...


Yuengling's Ice Cream is back after an absence of nearly 30 years. The new ice cream brand is now available in Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, Delaware and New Jersey. Additional stores and markets could be added later. Learn more at http://www.bnd.com/business. ...


Nestle is creating a new unit for medical skin treatments. The Swiss company has entered a deal that reduces its stake in French cosmetics company L'Oreal. For more information, go to http://www.bnd.com/business.

-- Will Buss, BND business writer

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