- BASF led a $50 million financing round
- BASF share of investment is $30 million
- Renmatix's patented Plantrose ™ technology allows manufacture of sugar from wood biomass
The bad news continues for auto-related companies.
The "vending machine" online used-car seller has yet to be profitable.
AutoNation's CEO Mike Jackson contends that customers like to shop at dealerships over buying cars digitally.
AutoNation had a mixed first quarter.