Boulder Daily Camera – Online retail giant Amazon is planning a small distribution center and office in Boulder that could be operational by late summer, according to building permits filed with the city. Read more.
Biz West – Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. is designing and building a cryostat for NASA. The device will be used for the Galactic/ Extragalactic Ultralong Duration Balloon Spectroscopic Terahertz Observatory mission, or GUSTO — essentially, a large balloon with equipment that will be sent into space for an extended period of time. Read more.
Boulder Daily Camera – Federally funded research facilities in Boulder and the rest of Colorado contributed about $2.6 billion to the state’s economy in 2016 and supported more than 17,600 jobs, according to a report issued today by the University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business. Read more.
Boulder Daily Camera – General Mills invests $3M in Boulder natural food company Purely Elizabeth. Read more.
BizWest – EndoShape, a medical device company that makes polymer vascular plugs and coils, recently closed on more than $14 million in funding, according to a Form D filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read more.