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Duravant completes acquisition of WECO
Mar 27, 2020 11:13 AM
Food service equipment manufacturer Duravant LLC said ti has completed its acquisition of Woodside Electronics Corporation, a manufacturer of optical color and defect sorting equipment.
Manufacturer uses lessons learned in China to keep production going
By Richard Klicki
Mar 25, 2020 3:49 PM
Lessons learned from one of its plants in China is helping Lincolnshire-based manufacturer Flexan work to meet increased demand for its products needed by medical professionals to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mondelez to hire 1,000 to meet increased demand due to COVID-19
Daily Herald staff report
Mar 23, 2020 4:45 PM
Mondelez International said Monday it plans to hire an additional 1,000 people in the U.S. to meet increased demands on the food manufacturer in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Anixter to hold virtual stockholders meeting to OK acquisition
Mar 19, 2020 4:27 PM
Anixter International said Thursday it's special stockholder meeting to approve its proposed acquisition by WESCO International.
Broadwind receives new wind turbine tower order
Mar 19, 2020 1:00 AM
Broadwind announced it has received a new order for wind turbines, representing a total value of approximately $5 million.
Caterpillar posts worst machine sales since 2016
By Joe Deaux
Mar 12, 2020 11:28 AM
In a further indication of the stress rippling across the construction and mining sectors, Caterpillar reported its biggest decline in global machine sales since the end of 2016.
Hoffer Plastics receives medical device industry certification
Mar 9, 2020 2:10 PM
Hoffer Plastics has received the MedAccred certification, a medical device industry-managed supply-chain oversight program of the Performance Review Institute.
Fisher Nuts marks 100th Anniversary
Daily Herald staff report
Mar 9, 2020 2:00 PM
Fisher Nuts is celebrating its 100th brand anniversary, according to manufacturer John B. Sanfilippo & Son.
US Foods acquires Smart Foodservice for $970M
Mar 6, 2020 11:39 AM
US Foods Holding Corp. said it will acquire Smart Foodservice Warehouse Stores in a $970 million cash deal.
ITW postpones Investor Day due to virus concerns
Mar 6, 2020 9:21 AM
ITW will postpone its annual Investor Day, originally scheduled for March 13, due to concerns over the coronavirus issue.
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