New Hampshire Business Review - May 12 2006

Timberland sees fall in 1Q revenue

The Stratham-based Timberland Company reported a decrease in first-quarter 2006 revenues due in part to dollar gains in international markets, declines in domestic boot sales and negative foreign exchange impacts. Net income decreased from record highs of 2005, the company…

Simon reports strong first quarter

Retail real estate giant Simon Property Group reported a strong first quarter with an increase in diluted earnings per share, according to first quarter reports. Diluted earnings per common share increased to 47 cents, up 81 percent from the 26…

Remarkable Women honored by magazine

Eighteen women were honored yesterday at New Hampshire Magazine’s 2006 Remarkable Women breakfast reception at the Bedford Village Inn in Bedford. The breakfast is held to honor the women featured in the magazine’s current issue, which salutes women described as…

How does illegal worker enforcement work?

Since July 2005 the New Hampshire Department of Labor has cited 38 employers for illegally employing undocumented workers — 5 percent of the 710 investigations conducted by Labor Department investigators. The majority of those cited were first-time offenders, many of…