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March 13, 2012

Manufacturers responding to an article about Made in the USA products point to a variety of benefits of domestic manufacturing in today’s economy, including psychology and quality control.

May 5, 2011

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSP), in cooperation with importer One World Technologies of Anderson, S.C., is recalling approximately 300,000 Ryobi 1/4th sheet sanders due to a risk of injury. 

Pieces of the fan can break off from the fan assembly and be ejected from the product, posing a laceration hazard to consumers, the CPSC announcement said. 

The firm has received 31 reports of broken fan pieces being ejected from the sander, including two reports of minor lacerations. 

February 7, 2011

Delta Power Equipment Corp. announced today that its deal to purchase the DELTA brand of woodworking equipment and machinery from Stanley Black & Decker closed Feb. 4, as expected. 

Delta also announced Alicia Hicks has been named marketing manager for the organization. Additional recruiting is under way.

December 16, 2010

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Ryobi RTS20 portable table saws. The saws were made in China, distributed by Anderson, S.C.-based One World Technologies and sold at Home Depot.

According to the CPSC, the saw blade on the motor carriage could be misaligned, posing a laceration hazard.

The recall involves about 21,500 RTS20 Ryobi ten-inch, portable table saws. They were sold exclusively at Home Depot in the United States and Canada from July 2010 through October 2010 for about $200.

 

December 16, 2010

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a voluntary recall of Ryobi RTS20 portable table saws. The saws were made in China, distributed by Anderson, S.C.-based One World Technologies and sold at Home Depot.

According to the CPSC, the saw blade on the motor carriage could be misaligned, posing a laceration hazard.