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Is Lidl, Europe’s #1 supermarket, coming to Pittsburgh?

Lidl, Europe’s largest grocer by revenue, has been scoping out multiple potential locations in the Pittsburgh area to build its first U.S. stores. The U.S. stores are expected to be similar to those of its European rival ALDI, with discount prices but limited selection of about 1,800 items.

EY announces Entrepreneur of the Year 2014

Winners of the annual award include Michael A. Cherock, CEO, AE Works, John P. Burke, CEO, Armada; Dean Grose, President, Comtech Industries; Luis von Ahn, PhD, CEO and Founder, Duolingo

SolePower chosen to represent Pgh at White House Maker Faire

Sole Power, which makes sole inserts that harness energy, was chosen to attend the Maker Faire as an example of a new generation of Americans “that will change the planet because they are makers of things, not just consumers of things.”