In late March, AZO Inc., Memphis, TN, announced that Kevin Pecha, food sales manager, is one of two directors-at-large set to serve the SNAC International Associate Executive Council (AEC). SNAC International is an association with more than 400 members that represent snack food manufacturers and suppliers to the industry. Pecha brings 25 years of experience […]

In mid-June, POWTECH organizers announced a revamped show. POWTECH Special Edition, the 2020 international trade fair for mechanical processing technologies and instrumentation, is scheduled to take place September 30-October 1 at the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg in Nuremberg, Germany. In previous years, POWTECH has been one of the largest international bulk solids handling and processing events, […]

Vortex, Salina, KS, recently was recognized for its commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility by the Solutions-based Customer Recycling Program (SCRAP), founded by Cope Plastics Inc. Vortex received the Gold Level Milestone award, which recognizes companies that have recycled a total of 200,000 pounds of industrial plastics. Vortex reached the milestone after 6 years of […]

Flexicon Corp., Bethlehem, PA, has announced that it’s expanding. The manufacturer of bulk bag handling equipment will move to a new 50,000-square-foot headquarters in Lehigh Valley Industrial Park, two doors down from the operation’s existing space on Emrick Boulevard. The new facility includes eight loading docks and one drive-in door and will serve as additional […]

Imperial Industries Inc., Rothschild, WI, recently announced that it’s now offering silo installation and erection services available through Industrial Tank Services, the company’s field service team. Imperial cited strong demand from customers for a tank inspection program for silos, either for silos from Imperial Industries or other silo manufacturers. The company is often called to […]

Flexicon Corp., Bethlehem, PA, was granted a waiver by the state of Pennsylvania to continue operating during the COVID-19 pandemic as the company is part of the supply chain for life-sustaining businesses. The company produces essential products for the food, spice, beverage, pharmaceutical, soap and cleanser, paper, plastics and rubber, and chemical industries. The company’s […]

The Clyde Bergemann Power Group (CBPG) has announced that it has sold Clyde Bergemann Materials Handling Ltd. (CBMH) to further streamline CBPG’s global organization and focus on key technologies in line with a new strategic direction. CBMH was sold to CBMH’s Stephen Cragg, managing director, and Miles Ratcliffe, finance director, who both have experience within […]

Camfil Air Pollution Control’s Jonesboro, AR, facility was damaged by an EF-3 tornado on March 28. The company had no employees on-site at the time, so no injuries were reported. Much of the campus remained fully intact and operational, according to the company. However, the metal fabrication building was destroyed. The company resumed filter cartridge […]