Category Archives: Manufacturing

MSI-Viking Gage, LLC Celebrates 50th Anniversary

[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="11959,11960"] Duncan, SC, February 20, 2017 – MSI-Viking Gage, LLC announces their 50th year in business in 2017.  MSI-Viking Gage has grown from a small South Carolina tool distributor founded in 1967, to a regional and nationally recognized company in the Quality and Precision Measuring Industry. “I believe that our success is…
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AFL Awarded 2016 Supplier Partner of the Year

[caption id="attachment_11683" align="alignnone" width="600"] AFL Awarded 2016 Supplier Partner of the Year[/caption] Spartanburg, SC – February 2, 2017 – AFL was awarded the Kriz-Davis 2016 Supplier Partner of the Year Award. The award was presented for combined overall growth in sales dollars, growth in the percentage of sales, overall growth and collaborative sales efforts at…
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Robyn Knox Featured as Guest Speaker in 2017 Conference for the Women’s Leadership Institute of Furman

[caption id="attachment_11484" align="alignleft" width="3264"] Robyn Knox[/caption] Greenville, S.C. — Southern Weaving’s VP of Human Resources, Robyn Knox, spoke at the 2017 Conference Series for the Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) of Furman earlier this week. The conference was titled “Reflection, Transformation, and Self.” Knox’s speech was aptly based on her own career experiences, including her nine-year…
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SCMA Now Accepting Applications for Annual Safety Award

(Columbia, South Carolina) - The South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance, South Carolina OSHA and the South Carolina National Safety Council will host the 2017 South Carolina Safety Summit at The Marriott in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 14-16.  If you are a manufacturer and would like to apply for the safety award that will be given during…
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New Regional Sales Manager Joins T&S Brass

TRAVELERS REST, S.C. – January 17, 2017 – T&S Brass and Bronze Works has hired Mike Donleavy as the Eastern regional sales manager for plumbing. [caption id="attachment_11047" align="alignleft" width="300"] Mike Donleavy[/caption] In this role, Donleavy is responsible for managing and extending T&S Brass’ network of clients and customers in the Eastern United States and Eastern…
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GreenWood, Inc. Project Team Receives Leadership Award at Caterpillar

[caption id="attachment_10898" align="alignleft" width="1089"] (l to r) are Gary Bennett, Site Leader; Robbie Baxley, Planner; Larry Fountain, Planner; and Chip Scammon, GreenWood Manufacturing Area Operations Director (not pictured is David Sloan, Planner)[/caption] Greenville, SC - - January 11, 2017 - - GreenWood, Inc., an integrated maintenance, operations and construction solutions provider, was recently recognized for…
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AFL Recipient of Six Technology Patents

Spartanburg, SC – December 21, 2016 – Several AFL associates were recognized for receiving patent awards for developing new products and technologies within the optical connectivity, fusion splicing and test and inspection divisions. The Optical Connectivity team received four patents including “small form factor field installable outside plant connector housing” which allows field engineers and…
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