Signage on Boeing headquarters | Courtesy of Boeing
Here are today’s top business headlines from across Missouri:
Great Plains Energy Inc. has reached an agreement with the staff of Missouri’s utility regulators over its $8.6 billion takeover of rival Westar Energy Inc., a move that may bring the companies closer to completing their merger. Read more
Boeing held a ribbon cutting for a new facility in Berkeley on Thursday. It’s the first commercial aircraft facility in the St. Louis area for the company, which has its defense unit headquarters in the area. Read more
The Missouri governor’s race is heating up and leading the nation in TV advertising spending among governor races. Read more
The head of the state agency over roads says his department needs a large infusion of cash to address mounting needs. Read more
Perficient, an information technology and management consulting firm based in Town and Country, has acquired Bluetube, a digital consultancy agency based in Atlanta. Read more
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