CPBJ - Manufacturing and Distribution http://www.cpbj.com/section/manufacturing_distribution Manufacturing and Distribution News Manufacturing and Distribution en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:19:14 EST Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:19:14 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029947&source=RSS Earnings Harley down Carlisle Cos., Liberty Property Trust up Harley-Davidson Inc. , Carlisle Cos. Inc. and Liberty Property Trust, which have operations in the midstate, reported earnings for the third quarter. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029947&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029948&source=RSS Harsco names Peter Minan new CFO Wormleysburg-based Harsco Corp. has named Peter Minan as its CFO, effective Nov. 11. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029948&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/310099998&source=RSS York City Pretzel twists together entrepreneurship, city love The twisted tale starts in a downtown York bar, where a couple friends discuss the state of hard pretzels in the modern era. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/310099998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019915&source=RSS Armstrong lowers annual outlook, citing price and capacity challenges, competition Ahead of its third-quarter earnings release on Oct. 27, Manor Township-based Armstrong World Industries Inc. on Monday lowered sales expectations for 2014. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/CPBJ01/141019915&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/BLOGEXTRA/141019988&source=RSS Go ahead, you can be jealous Last week, I got to explore pie-filling and chocolate-making factories. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141014/BLOGEXTRA/141019988&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019966&source=RSS Newsmakers Manufacturing Business featured this week High Concrete Group LLC Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019966&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019977&source=RSS TE Connectivity closes on 1.7 billion acquisition The 1. 7 billion deal for TE Connectivity Ltd. to acquire Virginia-based Measurement Specialties Inc. closed Thursday. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019977&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/310109999&source=RSS Bell Evans' next expansion in the works Bell Evans is at least six months away from opening its expanded chicken-processing plant in Bethel Township, but President and Chairman Scott Sechler Sr. already has his eyes on the company's next expansion project. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/310109999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019979&source=RSS ASK Foods leaders to underwrite LVC class eating trip to Italy Students in a Lebanon Valley College gastro-philosophy class are going to take a three-week eating tour of Italy at the end of the 2015 academic year, and the leaders of Palmyra-based ASK Foods Inc. are going to help pay for it. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:13:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141019979&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141009718&source=RSS In brief Harman Stove's parent company acquires Kentucky manufacturer HNI Corp. , the Iowa-based parent company of Hearth Home Technologies Inc. and owner of the Harman Stove Co. , has acquired the Vermont Castings Group, a Kentucky-based manufacturer of free-standing hearth stoves and fireplaces. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141010/CPBJ01/141009718&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141009/CPBJ01/141009726&source=RSS U.S. Navy awards Kratos Lancaster operation 2.2M contract extension Kratos Defense Security Solutions Inc. announced today that its electronic products operation in Lancaster &#8212 formerly known as Herley Industries Inc. &#8212 has won a 2. 2 million option award from the U. S. Navy. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141009/CPBJ01/141009726&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141008/CPBJ01/141009759&source=RSS Cracker Barrel to sell two Wolfgang products A York County candy-maker will have two of its new products in Cracker Barrel stores across the country in the next month. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141008/CPBJ01/141009759&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141008/CPBJ01/141009763&source=RSS LVC plans first Women in the Sciences event Lebanon Valley College will hold its first Women in the Sciences event Thursday. Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141008/CPBJ01/141009763&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141003/CPBJ01/310029997&source=RSS PoolPak growing steadily When Pat Reynolds jumped into the pool dehumidifier business, he knew that making it to the top would provide its own security. Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141003/CPBJ01/310029997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141006/CPBJ01/141009828&source=RSS BAE wins 153.6M U.S. Army contract BAE Systems' York County facility will be doing some of the work on a 153. 6 million U. S. Army contract to convert recovery vehicles into heavy recovery vehicles. Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141006/CPBJ01/141009828&source=RSS