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August 29, 2012

The Chamberlain Group, a specialist and leader in garage-door openers, appointed Robert Markwart to president, LiftMaster, Americas and Gary Scott to president, Chamberlain and HeathCo, Americas.

July 2, 2012

Springfield, Ohio-based Konecranes, maker of overhead cranes and lifting equipment, acquired Ameratronic Industries of Portage, Ind.

"We're very excited about this acquisition," said Bernie D'Ambrosi, VP and director, Region Americas Service, "and we look forward to continuing the high standard of service that Ameratronic Industries has established."

August 8, 2011

Eco Building Products has announced its first successful shipment of 22 containers of “Red Shield” treated lumber, which has arrived at its Port au Prince distribution facility. The entire lumber package previously sold to local Haitian building supply companies will be distributed this coming week. 

September 5, 2010

Up until his 40th birthday, Tom Barfell had traveled in exactly one country—the United States...

December 23, 2008

The New York-based hardware chain recently announced the opening of its 11th location....

May 13, 2008

The oriented strand board facility has an annual production capacity of 375 million square feet....

October 7, 2007

In the mid-1980s, the Robutler made its rounds in the JCPenney catalog—the friendly, two-foot-tall robot...

July 15, 2007

American Standard plans to relocate the ceramics manufacturing business to “more cost-effective locations.”...