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 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:40:40 EST Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:40:40 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140418/CPBJ01/304179999&source=RSS What do our public company leaders make? Comparing CEO compensation across public companies in the midstate is never going to be fair, and results will always vary. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140418/CPBJ01/304179999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419775&source=RSS CSX blames weather for first-quarter loss CSX Corp. announced first-quarter net earnings of 398 million, or 40 cents per share, down from 462 million, or 45 cents per share, in the same quarter of 2013. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419775&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419761&source=RSS Phoenix Contact unveiling new power system as part of 18M expansion Lower Swatara Township-based Phoenix Contact USA, which is wrapping up a major expansion of its Fulling Mill Road campus, will ceremonially disconnect from the electric grid Tuesday in celebration of Earth Day. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419761&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419766&source=RSS Dickinson Township residents file court appeal to stop warehouse plan A group of residents who oppose the Goodman Birtcher warehouse project in Dickinson Township filed a land-use appeal Wednesday in the state Supreme Court. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:27:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419766&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140416/CPBJ01/140419809&source=RSS Johnson Controls acquires Canadian company in 1.6 billion deal Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls Inc. , which has operations in York County, announced a deal today with the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board to acquire its Air Distribution Technologies business for approximately 1. 6 billion. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140416/CPBJ01/140419809&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140415/CPBJ01/140419853&source=RSS American Signatures, Souriau in York County to lay off total of 144 workers American Signature Inc. and Souriau USA will lay off workers at their York locations this year, according to notices filed with the state Department of Labor and Industry. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140415/CPBJ01/140419853&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140404/CPBJ01/304039998&source=RSS International biz students help regional firms abroad Bait in the water doesn't guarantee the fish will bite. But it never hurts to throw in a few lines. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140404/CPBJ01/304039998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140414/CPBJ01/140419883&source=RSS Hershey VP takes Ahold's new VP marketing job Ahold USA has hired a Hershey Co. vice president for its newly created position of vice president of marketing. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140414/CPBJ01/140419883&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/140419907&source=RSS Armstrong World Industries kicks off 41M Lancaster expansion project Armstrong World Industries kicked off construction Friday of its new 41 million Lancaster facility, where it is expanding its manufacturing capability to include luxury vinyl tile. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:54:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/140419907&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/140419935&source=RSS MKT Metal Manufacturing in York partners with PHP SystemsDesign on new roof product MKT Metal Manufacturing of Manchester Township, York County, has entered into a partnership with PHP SystemsDesign for the assembly of duct support systems. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/140419935&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/304109993&source=RSS The Whiteboard Five lessons to learn from General Motors' ignition-switch problem General Motors, in a series of announcements beginning in February, has recalled 4. 8 million cars to replace a faulty ignition switch. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/304109993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/304109995&source=RSS Editorial Let businesses make wage decisions Labor shortage in the midstate? Don't laugh. Employers have been complaining for some time about their inability to hire the skilled workers they need. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/304109995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/304109997&source=RSS Labor deficit hits home in factories, warehouses When Procter Gamble opens the doors on its 1. 7-million-square-foot distribution center near Shippensburg in September, it hopes to have workers ready to fill it. A total of 963 workers, to be precise. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140411/CPBJ01/304109997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140404/CPBJ01/304049995&source=RSS Behind the List with Todd Harrold BAE Systems&#8217 vice president, manufacturing operations, supply chain and quality, land and armaments sector Fri, 04 Apr 2014 09:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140404/CPBJ01/304049995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140408/CPBJ01/140409776&source=RSS Glatfelter officials to ring NYSE closing bell Monday York County paper manufacturer Glatfelter will ring the closing bell Monday on the New York Stock Exchange. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:39:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140408/CPBJ01/140409776&source=RSS