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  • Free Bulk Container Flash Drives

    Material handling product manufacturer MODRoto is offering flash drives with product information sheets for 50 of its newest and best-selling bulk containers, utility trucks, and carts. Available free while supplies last, the 8GB flash drives provide sizes, dimensions, capacities, standard...

  • $16 Million Funding for Food Processing Research

    Cutting-edge research in food engineering will be funded in a new program that brings together engineers and scientists from universities and crown research institutes to improve profits for New Zealand food producers. The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment funding of $16.65...

  • Leading Economic Indicator Heats Up

    The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), increased by 0.7 percent in June, followed by a similar gain in May, and an upwardly revised 0.5 percent gain in April. The pattern represents an acceleration of productivity not...

  • Specialty Chemicals Market Softens in Second Quarter

    The Specialty Chemicals Market Volume Index, a new tool created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), remains on a soft note, falling 0.4 percent in May from the previous month, on a three-month-moving average (3MMA). This follows steady declines since December as weakness in oilfield...

  • Pneumatic Conveying Innovation Center Grand Opening Set

    SPEC Engineering will be celebrating the grand opening of its 8000-sq-ft Assembly and Innovation Center with pneumatic conveying and material testing sessions on Thursday, July 23, at its facility in Plainfield, IL. The SPEC lab will present a material flow analysis demonstration that will...

  • Nestlé Appoints New CFO

    To succeed Wan Ling Martello, who recently took on new responsibilities as executive vice president and head of zone Asia, Oceania, and Africa, the board of directors has appointed François-Xavier Roger, currently chief financial officer of Takeda Pharmaceutical, Japan, as executive vice...

  • Hapman Expands Sales, Engineering Departments

    Hapman, an industry leader in conveyors and bulk material handling equipment for 70 years, announces the expansion of its sales and engineering departments. Jim Hughes will transition into a new role in the sales department as Hapman national sales director. Additionally, Hapman welcomes...

  • Easier Weight Testing, Free Re-Calibration

    Mettler Toledo announces a limited-time offer for free recalibration* with purchase of CarePac, its carefully designed two-weight solution for easier routine balance testing. CarePac supports quick, easy testing whenever and wherever weighing assurance is required by eliminating the need for...

  • Pneumatic Conveying Research Presented

    Researchers from Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) are presenting innovative research about the forces between particles and surfaces in pneumatic conveying systems at the NAFEMS World Congress 2015. Pneumatic conveying systems are used by many industries to transfer cement, plastics,...

  • Industrial Magnetics Offers Stronger Rare Earth Product

    In keeping with its core mission of providing the most effective magnetic separation equipment available to the marketplace, Industrial Magnetics Inc. (IMI) announces a move to the exclusive use of 52 grade MgOe rare earth material1. Two products on which IMI customers will see significant...