People 04/23 2010 18:05
Avery Dennison Corporation announced that its board of directors has elected Brad A. Alford, chairman and chief executive officer of Nestlé USA, to the board.
°»We are fortunate to have Brad Alford join our board,°… said Dean A. Scarborough, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Avery Dennison. °»As the leader of a U.S. division of the world°«s largest food company, Brad brings to our board a deep understanding of the power of branding and packaging to create relationships with consumers.°…
Alford°«s 29-year career with Nestlé has included leadership positions in Australia and the Oceania region as well as the United States. He became chairman and CEO of Nestlé USA in 2006.
A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Alford holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Marketing from Indiana University and a Bachelor of Science from Miami University of Ohio. He serves on the Board of the Grocery Manufacturers Association.
About Avery Dennison
Avery Dennison is a recognized industry leader that develops innovative identification and decorative solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. The Company°«s products include pressure-sensitive labeling materials; graphics imaging media; retail apparel ticketing and branding systems; RFID inlays and tags; office products; specialty tapes; and a variety of specialized labels for automotive, industrial and durable goods applications. A FORTUNE 500 Company with sales of $6 billion in 2009, Avery Dennison is based in Pasadena, California and has employees in over 60 countries. For more information, visit www.averydennison.com.°°
AMSC RECEIVES $20 MILLION ORDER FOR WIND TURBINE ELECTRICAL CONTROL SYSTEMS FROM INDIA°«S GHODAWAT ENERGY PVT. LTD.
Energy 04/16 2010 07:44
DEVENS, MA – April 6, 2010 – American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: AMSC), a global power technologies company, announced today that it has received an initial order for full wind turbine electrical control systems worth more than US$20 million from Ghodawat Energy Pvt. Ltd. (GEPL). Under the terms of the contract, AMSC will begin shipping the electrical control systems to Ghodawat in the middle of calendar 2010 and will complete all shipments by the end of calendar 2013 at the latest. Ghodawat is the sixth customer to place a volume production order for wind turbine power electronic components or systems with AMSC over the past 12 months.°°» Read More
Finishing Solutions 04/16 2010 07:30
Describing himself as °∆self-taught in die-cutting°«, in 2000 Christian Poncelet bought out a small trade printing company and put those diecutting skills to the test, choosing to concentrate on this, the plant°«s most profitable activity. With know-how acquired over many years put into ensuring the continuous improvement of the plant°«s production tools, Christian Poncelet has never hesitated to take on difficult jobs, working with his staff to gain a solid reputation among customers for listening to them, reacting quickly, and delivering quality.°°» Read More
Printing 04/16 2010 06:53
Mobile, Alabama - April 15, 2010 - Xanté is pleased to announce the availability of its FREE iQueue Intelligent Color Workflow, a multi-faceted content and production management solution. The technology will be on display in Xanté booth #945 at the ON DEMAND Expo, being held April 20 - 22, 2010 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.°°» Read More
Materials 04/02 2010 17:01
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kraton Polymers LLC (together with its direct and indirect subsidiaries, °»Kraton°…), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, continues to experience significant raw material and energy cost increases. Accordingly, Kraton announces a general price increase in the Americas of 20 cpp or 440 USD/ton for Kraton SEBS and OE SEBS polymers and compounds across all markets and end-uses. Subject to the terms of any applicable contracts, these price increases will take effect no later than May 1, 2010.
For more information about Kraton, visit our website at www.kraton.com. In addition, customer questions and other direct inquiries may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org or the applicable Kraton representative.°°