Category Archives: Manufacturing

Sonoco increases prices on uncoated recycled paperboard products

HARTSVILLE, S.C. -- Sonoco announced it is implementing a $60 per ton price increase for all grades of uncoated recycled paperboard (URB) in the United States and Canada. Sonoco previously announced a URB price increase of $40 to $60 per ton in October 2016, and the Company is revising the increase for all grades to…
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House Speaker Lucas, McCrary honored for manufacturing industry support

(Columbia, South Carolina) - Speaker Jay Lucas and William "Bill" McCrary, Jr.  were recognized by the South Carolina Manufacturers Association as Roger Milliken Defender of Manufacturing Award Recipients last month during an awards dinner at the Marriott in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Established in 2006, the Defender of Manufacturing Award recognizes individuals in the public and…
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PurePower Technologies names David Shrader vice president of sales and marketing

BLYTHEWOOD, S.C. -- PurePower Technologies (PPT), a leader in the engineering and manufacturing of new and remanufactured diesel fuel injectors and turbochargers for OEMs and the aftermarket, today announced that David Shrader has been appointed vice president – Sales and Marketing.  Reporting to President and CEO Jerry Sweetland, Shrader will be responsible for leading all…
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