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  • Bullet Bunker ends confusion with acquisition

    By: Mike Scott, Rubber & Plastics News Correspondent Dec 15, 2014

    NORWALK, Ohio—The Bullet Bunker has recently acquired The Original Bullet Bunker for an undisclosed price, hoping that the acquisition will straighten out confusion over the companies and their product lines.

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  • At odds with performance: Barington rips Omnova management, directors; plans to nominate 3 to company's board

    Dec 15, 2014

    NEW YORK—Barington Capital Group L.P. said it intends to nominate three people to Omnova Solutions Inc.'s board of directors at the firm's 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders scheduled for mid-March. The nominations include Joseph Gingo, chairman, president and CEO of A....

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  • Deadline news

    Dec 15, 2014

    ContiTech CEO Wente to step down in April HANOVER, Germany—Heinz-Gerhard Wente will step down as CEO of ContiTech A.G. on April 30, allowing his contract to terminate at his own request, the firm said. Continental A.G.—ContiTech's parent—has appointed Hans-Juergen Duensing to...

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  • Groups spar over tire registration

    Dec 15, 2014

    WASHINGTON—Three things were crystal clear at the National Transportation Safety Board's Passenger Vehicle Tire Safety Symposium. First, everyone agreed that nothing is better to assure tire safety than to keep your tires properly inflated and maintained. Second, everyone agreed that...

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