Category Archives: Manufacturing

Keith Graham named vice president for business development at Carbon Conversions

Lake City, S.C. - Carbon Conversions announced today that Keith Graham has joined the company as Vice President - Business Development. Keith was previously General Manager, Business Development, Sales & Marketing at Toray Carbon Fibers America. Carbon Conversions recycles carbon fiber-reinforced parts and the waste streams used to produce those parts. The company incorporates reclaimed…
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SI Group Ranks in Top 13 Percent for Global Corporate Social Responsibility

SCHENECTADY, NY – April 20, 2016 – SI Group, a leading global developer and manufacturer of chemical intermediates, specialty resins, and solutions, has received a silver award for Corporate Social Responsibility by EcoVadis, an international organization that provides sustainability ratings for global supply chains. SI Group was ranked among the top 13 percent of more…
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Sonoco releases first-quarter financial report

Hartsville-based Sonoco, one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, reported financial results for its first quarter ending April 3, 2016. As a result of the Company's accounting calendar, the first quarter of 2016 contained 94 days, six more calendar days and three more business days than in 2015. First Quarter Highlights First quarter 2016…
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Zeus Industrial Products Inc. names Xiao Li Director of Asia-Pacific Sales

ORANGEBURG, S.C., Apr 07, 2016 -- Zeus Industrial Products, Inc. announced the appointment of Xiao Li, Director of Asia-Pacific Sales. In this position, Li is responsible for all sales activities designed to expand Zeus’ presence in the APAC region. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20160407005819/en/ Li brings more than…
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Spirax Sarco to present at food manufacturing conference April 11

BLYTHEWOOD, S.C., Mar 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Spirax Sarco, the leader in products and services for steam systems, is exciting to announce that they will be presenting a thirty minute educational session entitled "How healthy is your steam system" at the Food Automation and Manufacturing Conference in Sanibel Harbour Marriott, Fort Myers,…
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Milliken honored by Governor’s School at Daniel Island event

[caption id="attachment_1961" align="alignleft" width="400"] GSSM Foundation CEO Ms. Kim Bowman; Milliken President and CEO Dr. Joe Salley; GSSM President Dr. Murray Brockman; GSSM Foundation Board of Directors Chairman Kurt Kraft.[/caption] Columbia, SC - The South Carolina Governor's School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) honored Milliken & Company during its 24th Annual Townes Toast with a Twist event,…
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S.C. manufacturers recognized for workplace safety

(Spartanburg, South Carolina) - The South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance (SCMA) recognized 114 industrial facilities throughout the State for outstanding workplace safety accomplishments during 2015. A complete list of award recipients can be viewed by CLICKING HERE. Facilities with a low rate of incidents resulting in lost workdays, job transfers or restrictions were nominated for recognition.…
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SC Manufacturing Extension Partnership advocates for Congressional support

Greenville, S.C. – March 9th, 2016– The South Carolina Manufacturing Extension Partnership (SCMEP) and many of MEP’s client companies gathered on Capitol Hill on March 2nd to  meet with congressional members and advocate for the MEP in the annual appropriation process. This gathering between SCMEP associates, MEP clients, and congress is an annual event. The…
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Fort Mill-based Domtar Corp. declares quarterly dividend on common stock

PRNewswire/ Fort Mill-based Domtar Corporation announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend on its common stock UFS, +2.74% (UFS). The dividend of US$0.40 per share is payable on April 15, 2016 to stockholders of record on April 4, 2016. About Domtar Domtar is a leading provider of a wide variety of…
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