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  • BRC selects sales and marketing director

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich.—BRC Rubber & Plastics, a manufacturer of rubber and plastic components for automotive and industrial applications, has named Scott Wellman as its director of sales and marketing.

  • Ohio treasurer honors French Oil Mill Machinery

    PIQUA, Ohio—French Oil Mill Machinery was honored with a proclamation from Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel for outstanding contribution to manufacturing and the skilled trades industry on Manufacturing Day.

  • Fenner considers restructuring in Americas

    LONDON—Fenner P.L.C. is likely to cut jobs at its Americas conveyor belting business following “major restructurings” at its European and Asia-Pacific units, according to CEO Nicholas Hobson.

  • West appoints chief HR officer

    EXTON, Pa.—West Pharmaceutical Services has named Annette Favorite senior vice president and chief human resources officer, effective Oct. 5.

  • No-bid contracts contain costs, maintain quality

    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich.—Chrysler Automobiles U.S. L.L.C. is adopting long-term, no-bid contracts to help boost quality and improve the company's relationships with suppliers. Tom Finelli, FCA U.S. purchasing chief, said the auto maker awarded...

  • New products

    Dow Corning Corp. has introduced its EA-4600 Hot Melt Room-Temperature Vulcanization Black Adhesive for improved assembly of consumer electronics and other demanding high-volume manufacturing operations.The latest addition to the company's...

  • Trelleborg to acquire Maritime International

    TRELLEBORG, Sweden—Trelleborg Offshore & Construction plans to acquire Maritime International Inc., a Broussard, La.-based company which designs and manufactures marine fender systems and other quay-side accessories.