New lives for some suburban buildings
In Philadelphia, vacant factories loom over rundown neighborhoods. It's different out in the suburbs, where former pharmaceutical company buildings and other vacant industrial properties are routinely recycled into modern work spaces.
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals buildings near Malvern are now occupied by financial services firm Vanguard Group. And JPMorgan Chase located its technology center in Astra-Zeneca's old south campus on U.S. 202 north of Wilmington.
Joe Mirabile, CEO of United Sta...