Veroni, an Italian company that produces cured meat products such as salami and prosciutto, opened a plant in Logan Township, N.J., two years ago, but has remained committed to its Italian roots as it ventures into new food trends, including meat snacks.
Kapsul, a Philadelphia startup, raised $2.3 million through crowdfunding to bring a new and improved air conditioning unit to the market. After several initial delays, the company is on track to deliver the product by next summer.
The world of e-sports offers career opportunities beyond being a professional player. N3rd Street Gamers in Philadelphia is exposing young gamers to the business side of the industry through a new e-sports summer camp.
Penn is launching its first fully-online degree program in computer science on the online learning platform Coursera. "The future of degrees, especially master's degrees where people are working, is going to be online," said one expect. "
The Philadelphia Fusion are the Cinderella story of the inaugural season of the e-sports Overwatch League. The sixth-seeded team beat the best in the league to advance to the championship, where they will compete for $1 million in prize money this weekend.