RHM builds first North American plant in Hudson

HUDSON, N.H. — RHM International is opening its first North American manufacturing plant in Hudson’s Sagamore Industrial Park. The 44,000-square-foot plant will create up to 40 new jobs. The company, headquartered in Massachusetts, produces an ...

Hannaford grocery heading to Bedford

BEDFORD, N.H. — Hannaford plans to open a supermarket in Bedford as part of its expansion plans. It will open in a former Stop & Shop supermarket. The building, on Kilton Road, will receive a new facade, and the company will add a drive-thru pharmac ...


Segway inventor segues into restaurant venture

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Dean Kamen, the inventor of the Segway, is moving ahead with plans to open a restaurant. The Foundry is set to open in the Millyard building, which Kamen owns. The décor will be a nod to the industrial history of the mills. It is set ...

Secured Network Services opens Manchester office

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Secured Network Services has opened its fourth location, an office in downtown Manchester. The computer service company provides IT support, networking, hardware, software and data center hosting. SNS currently has two locations ...

ReVision Energy plans new office, jobs in Concord

CONCORD, N.H. — ReVision Energy is opening a new office in Concord, its second office in the state. It plans to hire 50 employees over the next three years. The Maine-based company provides rooftop solar panel installations. The new office will allow fo ...

Presby Steel has big plans in Berlin, N.H.

BERLIN, N.H. — Presby Steel owner David Presby plans to expand his steel warehouse in Berlin and start a new company. Presby plans to invest $1.6 million at the former Isaacson Steel facility for a company that will specialize in manufacturing self load ...

BAE Systems sees success with night vision goggles

NEW HAMPSHIRE — BAE Systems is working on night vision goggles for use by the U.S. Army. The goggles allow users to utilize night vision and thermal imaging technology. The company has been awarded a five-year contract by the Army that is worth up to $4 ...

GE Aviation takes off in NH with expanded facility

HOOKSETT, N.H. — GE Aviation is expanding its facility in Hooksett and is furthering its investment in the state with plans for a 55,000-square-foot facility. It will help to lighten the weight of a backlog in the company’s engine orders. It will ...

2KR Systems SnowSentry monitors rooftop snow

BARRINGTON, N.H. – A Barrington company, 2KR Systems, has designed a new device, the SnowSentry, that could warn building owners and municipalities when heavy snow is making a roof unstable. The design and manufacturing company has adapted an environmen ...

Primary Bank gets conditional approval

BEDFORD, N.H. – Primary Bank has cleared another hurdle on its way to being the second newest bank in the country since 2010 and the first new bank in the state in seven years. Primary Bank received conditional approval from the New Hampshire Banking De ...

New Hampshire exports new record in 2014

CONCORD, N.H. – New Hampshire exports reached a record $4.4 billion in merchandise in 2014, according to the federal government. New Hampshire’s biggest export business came from computer and electronic products, according to the U.S. Commerce Dep ...

Home Depot is hiring up to 800 in New Hampshire

MANCHESTER, N.H. – Readying itself for spring, Home Depot is looking to hire about 40 extra employees at each of its 20 New Hampshire stores. Home Depot officials said that means they’ll be hiring from 500 to 800 people statewide. Although a ...

First Colebrook Bank now to be Granite Bank

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – After 125 years of operation in New Hampshire, First Colebrook Bank will be changing its name to Granite Bank to reflect its statewide presence. Beginning March 16, the independent community bank will be officially renamed Granite Ban ...