PUBLISHED: 5/9/2018

Top Shops: Annual Pretreatment Chemical Purchases

The Top Shops spent about $200,000 a year on pretreatment chemicals in the latest Products Finishing Top Shops Benchmarking Survey, well above the median and averages in the industry.

PUBLISHED: 5/8/2018

Gema Adds Territory Manager

Allen Levine has more than 10 years’ experience in the powder coating industry, and a background in sales and technical support within the Gema distribution network.

PUBLISHED: 5/8/2018

Col-Met Adding Director of Sales and Marketing

John Owed will be responsible for all of the company’s product lines in the industrial and automotive industries.

PUBLISHED: 5/7/2018

MicroCare Hires its First Marketing Communications Specialist

Sheri Pear will work with top management to deploy new marketing programs that will sustain and accelerate the company’s growth.

PUBLISHED: 5/7/2018

A Brite Co. to Distribute Hubbard-Hall Products

Hubbard-Hall develops, services and supplies a proprietary line of specialty chemicals for the surface finishing industry, and it sources, warehouses and distributes commodity chemicals and precision cleaners to manufacturers.

PUBLISHED: 5/7/2018

Eastern Applied Research to Continue as Hitachi XRF Distributor

The company has been a primary distributor of the Hitachi instruments for the last three years, but at the end of 2017, Hitachi acquired the Industrial Analysis division of Oxford Instruments (which also produces XRF devices).

PUBLISHED: 5/3/2018

Top Shops: Plating Chemical Expenditures

The average plating shop spent just over $586,000 on chemicals in 2017, with the median at $235,000. The Top Shops, however, spent roughly $760,000 on plating chemicals in the most recent Products Finishing Top Shops Benchmarking Survey, while the r...

PUBLISHED: 4/19/2018

Top Shops: Quote-to-Book Ratio

The Products Finishing Top Shops in electroplating were able to book about 76 percent of the jobs they quoted in 2017, far more than the 15 percent that other shops booked.

PUBLISHED: 4/16/2018

Bex Adds Sales Manager for Southern Region

Connie Rimes will manage sales in Georgia, North and South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee.

PUBLISHED: 4/13/2018

Fischer Technology Names Tech Advisor for New Chicago Office

Fischer Technology has opened a sales and service facility in Chicago and named Craig Kuchta as the technical advisor for this office.

RSS RSS  |  Atom Atom