Category Archives: Manufacturing

S.C. safety summit to be held in Spartanburg on March 14-16

(Columbia, South Carolina) - The South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance, South Carolina OSHA and the South Carolina National Safety Council will host the 2017 South Carolina Safety Summit at The Marriott in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 14-16.  If you are a manufacturer and would like to apply for the safety award that will be given during…
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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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