CPBJ - Manufacturing and Distribution http://www.cpbj.com/section/manufacturing_distribution Manufacturing and Distribution News Manufacturing and Distribution en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:16:47 EST Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:16:47 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150629/CPBJ01/150629755&source=RSS McClarin Plastics names presidentCEO McClarin Plastics LLC announced Monday that Jerry Armstrong will be the company's next president and CEO. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:39:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150629/CPBJ01/150629755&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/150629816&source=RSS Report MA activity in region flat Merger and acquisition activity in the central area of Pennsylvania was flat for the first quarter, according to a new report from Baker Tilly Capital LLC. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/150629816&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/150629849&source=RSS Report Pennsylvania among top five states for logistics Pennsylvania was one of five states to receive an &#8220A&#8221 for the health of its logistics industry in the 2015 Manufacturing and Logistics Report Card released by Conexus Indiana and Ball State University. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 15:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150626/CPBJ01/150629849&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150624/CPBJ01/150629883&source=RSS Food processor Apio to triple size of York Co. plant, add 256 jobs Apio Inc. , a specialty food processor in Penn Township, York County, will create 256 new jobs over the next three years as part of a 21 million expansion of its manufacturing and distribution plant. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 17:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150624/CPBJ01/150629883&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150623/CPBJ01/150629960&source=RSS Volvo plants meet energy reduction target Volvo Group North America's eight American manufacturing plants &#8212 including the Volvo Construction Equipment site in Shippensburg and the Volvo Group Manufacturing site in Middletown &#8212 have reached a federal goal of reducing energy consumption by 25 percent, the company said last week. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 12:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150623/CPBJ01/150629960&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/150619698&source=RSS Hershey plans to cut about 300 jobs The Hershey Co. said today it expects to cut about 300 jobs this year to simplify its structure and unlock growth in its core confection and snacks businesses. Fri, 19 Jun 2015 12:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/150619698&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306199993&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Designations, construction, education, health care, government, manufacturing, retail, law Fri, 19 Jun 2015 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/306199993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/150619728&source=RSS In brief BEA Real GDP in Pa. grew by 1.8 percent last year Pennsylvania's real gross domestic product increased by 1. 8 percent last year, according to the U. S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Fri, 19 Jun 2015 10:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/150619728&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/150619757&source=RSS Census Bureau releases new commodity flow database The U. S. Census Bureau released an &#8220experimental&#8221 database Monday containing information from a 2012 survey of commodity shipping. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150619/CPBJ01/150619757&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150618/CPBJ01/150619774&source=RSS Unilife stockholders ratify public offering of 12.65M shares Stockholders of York County-based Unilife Corp. , a developer and commercial supplier of injectable drug delivery systems, ratified the public offering of 12. 65 million shares of common stock at a special meeting hosted Wednesday by Chairman and CEO Alan Shortall. Thu, 18 Jun 2015 09:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150618/CPBJ01/150619774&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150612/CPBJ01/306119998&source=RSS Family-run Warrell stays ahead by remaining independent This isn't the easiest time for candy companies. Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150612/CPBJ01/306119998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150616/CPBJ01/150619830&source=RSS Runoff to Conewago stopped but cleanup efforts ongoing, Miller Chemical says Runoff resulting from a June 8 fire that destroyed the Miller Chemical Fertilizer LLC plant in Adams County is no longer entering the Conewago Creek, the company said Monday afternoon. Tue, 16 Jun 2015 10:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150616/CPBJ01/150619830&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150615/CPBJ01/150619851&source=RSS Unilife Chairman, CEO Alan Shortall wins EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Greater Philadelphia Alan Shortall, chairman and CEO of York-based Unilife Corp. , was named the 2015 Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year for manufacturing and transport in Greater Philadelphia. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 11:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150615/CPBJ01/150619851&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150612/CPBJ01/150619901&source=RSS Newsmakers Manufacturing Businesses featured this week Advanced Conversion Technology Inc. , ARx LLC, High Steel Structures LLC Fri, 12 Jun 2015 13:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150612/CPBJ01/150619901&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150612/CPBJ01/306129996&source=RSS New executive Voith Hydro poised for growth despite energy regulations Bob Gallo had worked for the Voith company for 15 years &#8212 including leadership roles at the Voith Corporate Service Center in North America and Voith Paper North America &#8212 when he took the reins of Voith Hydro Inc. last fall. Fri, 12 Jun 2015 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150612/CPBJ01/306129996&source=RSS