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Top News Links: Tuesday, October 9

Global sails soar for M-Class Mercedes

Mercedes' M-Class vehicles, made in Alabama, have set a global sales record for September, with sales up 58 percent from last September. — Birmingham News

SAIC wins FEMA contract for Anniston training

SAIC, with offices in Huntsville, has been awarded a Federal Emergency Management Agency contract worth up to $52 million over five years, to provide training support at the Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston. — SAIC PR

Mercedes converts in-plant operations to hydrogen fuel

In six weeks, Mercedes converted 72 of its lift trucks to hydrogen fuel cell operation, simplifying the refueling process and eliminating the need for most lead acid batteries. — Air Products PR

National Security estimates its clients' Isaac losses at less than $4 million

Elba-based insurer  warns stockholders that third quarter earnings will fall as the company covers policy holder's losses from Hurricane Isaac. — Yahoo Finance

Helping middle class folks retire comfortably

Michael Mullis, chief executive of Kelley & Mullis in Birmingham, shares views on the rewards of helping middle income folks retire comfortably in the Wall Street Journal. — Wall Street Journal

Coastal aerospace facts and figures

Newspaper round-up shows impact of aerospace along Gulf coast. — Mobile Press-Register

Franchise matchmakers

A Cahaba conference slated for Oct. 10 hopes to match folks who want to own a franchise with companies looking for new franchisees. — Birmingham Business Journal

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