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Business at a glance

Poly-Wood Inc., maker of casual outdoor furniture, recently acquired the Image Group based in Syracuse, Ind. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

Summit City Bicycles & Fitness was named a Top 100 Retailer by Bicycle Retailer and Industry News.

Redwood RV will introduce the Blackwood fifth-wheel line this year at the RVIA Show in Louisville, Ky.

Lash Auto Service recently reopened at its original location at 540 Broadway in New Haven. A grand reopening celebration is planned for early December. For information, call 749-5274.

CME Corp. recently completed construction of the new Apricot Lane Boutique at Polaris Fashion Place in Columbus, Ohio.

More than 100 people recently attended the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership’s 2011 Annual Meeting. The audience represented economic development partners from 10 counties in northeast Indiana as well as business, education, government and foundation leaders. Executives from all 10 local economic development organizations signed a Code of Ethics. The Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership Code of Ethics represents the commitment of all partners to uphold the highest level of integrity during competition for economic development projects in the global economy.

CrossRoads RV recently added the new Cruiser Aire travel trailers to its product offering.

The board of directors of Peoples Bancorp, the holding company for Peoples Federal Savings Bank of DeKalb County, declared a first quarter dividend of 20 cents per share.

Morrison Kattman Menze Inc. was given approval by Wabash County Hospital to move forward with the design of its new hospital.

Parkview Trauma Centers recently hosted its first Pediatric Trauma Symposium at the Public Safety Academy of Northeast Indiana. Topics included teamwork in pediatric resuscitation, pediatric trauma resuscitation, child abuse, pediatric head and spine trauma and pediatric pelvic and femur fractures.

Hudson West Industrial Park and South Whitley Industrial Park each were deemed “shovel-ready.” The designation allows for businesses to quickly locate new operations on those properties.

Fort Wayne Snow Removal Corp. secured distribution of its annual season pass and individual snow removal gift cards with Fort Wayne and New Haven Do-It Best locations.

In Good Company Property Management was named the Indiana Apartment Association’s 2011 Management Company of The Year. In Good Company manages Autumn Creek Apartment Homes, Brandy Chase Apartments & Townhomes and Fountain Lake Apartments.

ENS Group has met all criteria in achieving Cisco System’s Advanced Unified Computing Technology Specialization. The designation allows ENS Group to sell, design and deploy Cisco Unified Computing solutions to companies.

The Kenn-Feld Group LLC and Liechty Farm Equipment Inc. announced the recent combination of its organizations. All locations owned by both companies will continue to operate under their current names.

The Nichols Co. has partnered with Lutheran Life Villages on the design, creation and launch of a website at

William C. Weber & Associates Inc. won the contract to provide Employee Assistance Program services for Sweetwater Sound Inc.

DWD Technology Group was named to Sage Software’s distinguished Presidents Circle for 2011. The distinction is given annually to business partners and national consulting partners generating the highest sales revenue during the previous fiscal year.

The Apartment Association of Fort Wayne-Northeast Indiana added six new companies. Regular members are The Reserve at Dawson’s Creek, Island Club, Terrace Ridge, Indian Village Apartments and The Reserve at Norwood. The associate member is Knot Just Decks.