Rantoul business incubator set to open

Article Source: The News-Gazette RANTOUL — The Rantoul Business Incubator will have its grand opening Thursday at the Rantoul Business Center, 601 S. Century Blvd. The event will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., with tours, demonstrations and refreshments. The incubator, which will offer free office space and services to businesses, is an affiliate of Read more »

Easton-Bell Sports Fact Sheets

Easton-Bell Sports Easton-Bell Sports, Inc. is a leading designer, developer and marketer of branded sports equipment, protective products and related accessories. The company markets and licenses products under such well-known brands as Easton, Bell, Giro, Riddell, and Blackburn. Easton-Bell Sports’ products incorporate leading technology and designs and are used by professional athletes and enthusiasts alike. Read more »

Easton-Bell Sports plans new distribution center in Rantoul, IL

June 26, 2012; (Rantoul, IL) — Easton-Bell Sports, Inc. – a leading designer, developer and marketer of innovative sports equipment and accessories under the Easton, Bell, Riddell and Giro brands – today announced plans to build a modern new distribution, assembly and shared services center in Rantoul, Illinois. The new center would be home to the Read more »

Easton-Bell Sports Distribution Site Simulation

The new center would be home to the company’s current 300 team members and serve as one of the company’s primary North American sites for assembling, distributing and servicing products from its market-leading sports brand portfolio. Easton-Bell Sports currently operates multiple manufacturing and distribution facilities in Rantoul. The new center would consolidate these facilities into Read more »

Busey’s 60th Champaign County Economic Seminar

Video Source: FirstBusey’s YouTube Channel, Busey, May 14, 2012 In case you missed Busey’s 60th Champaign County Economic Seminar, the program is now available on FirstBusey’s YouTube channel. This year’s theme was “Champaign County—Great by Choice” hosted by Vice Chairman of Busey Bank Ed Scharlau. Expressing optimism about the economy, Scharlau discussed positive trends in Read more »