Category Archives: Manufacturing

Milliken & Company Innovations Earn R&D 100 Award Recognition DeltaMax, Polartec Power Air and D2 honored by R&D World Magazine

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Diversified global manufacturer Milliken & Company is pleased to announce DeltaMax Performance Modifiers and Polartec Power Air fabric each won an R&D 100 award and D2 Convertible Flooring was selected as a finalist. All three innovations were recognized at the awards ceremony held Dec. 6 alongside other meaningful product offerings. Now in…
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Milliken & Company Announces Intent to Acquire Borchers from The Jordan Company

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Milliken & Company (“Milliken”), a global diversified manufacturer with more than a century and a half of materials science expertise, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Borchers Group Limited (“Borchers”), a global specialty chemicals company known for its innovative high-performance coating additives and specialty catalyst solutions from The Jordan…
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Milliken & Company Innovations Earn R&D 100 Award Recognition

Diversified global manufacturer Milliken & Company is pleased to announce DeltaMax Performance Modifiers and Polartec Power Air fabric each won an R&D 100 award and D2 Convertible Flooring was selected as a finalist. All three innovations were recognized at the awards ceremony held Dec. 6 alongside other meaningful product offerings. Now in its 56th year,…
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Multi-Pack Solutions to Begin Operating From Expanded Greenville Facility

Multi-Pack Solutions to Begin Operating From Expanded Greenville Facility Multi-Pack Solutions expects to begin full-scale operations from new 125,000-square-foot facility later this month. GREENVILLE, S.C. (December 16, 2019) – Multi-Pack Solutions, an integrated packaging and manufacturing provider to some of the world’s most recognizable brands, has begun moving its production lines into a new 125,000-square-foot…
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ACL Airshop Promotes Four Key Executives

- ACL Airshop, a technology-driven market leader in products, services, and ULD logistics and leasing solutions for the global air cargo industry, has recently promoted four key executives to senior leadership positions. Each of these promotions from within are for exceptionally well qualified leaders in their fields: Jos Jacobsen: Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer…
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MSI Mold Builders expanding operations in Greenville County

Greenville, SC – December 3, 2019 – MSI Mold Builders, a plastic injection mold manufacturing company, today announced plans to expand the company’s current operations in Greenville County. The more than $2.5 million investment is expected to create six new jobs. Founded in 1971, MSI Mold Builders uses computer numerical control (CNC) equipment to design…
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AVX Receives the South Carolina Life Sciences Pinnacle Award for Organizational Contribution at SCBIO 2019

[caption id="attachment_38062" align="alignnone" width="1632"] Bob Fairey and AVX presented Pinnacle Award by SC life sciences industry[/caption] The distinguished award recognizes AVX’s exceptional contributions to the advancement of South Carolina’s $11.4 billion life sciences industry, including its extensive & ever-expanding portfolio of innovative electronic component & interconnect solutions for high-reliability medical applications FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. (November…
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The Hubbell Foundation Recognized as the Corporate Philanthropist of the Year by Make-A-Wish® South Carolina

The Hubbell Foundation Recognized as the Corporate Philanthropist of the Year by Make-A-Wish® South Carolina Greenville, SC – November 14, 2019 – The Hubbell Foundation, the charitable arm of Hubbell Incorporated, parent company of Greenville-based Hubbell Lighting and Columbia-based Hubbell Power Systems, was named Corporate Philanthropist of the Year by Make-A-Wish South Carolina. During the…
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The South Carolina Lean Alliance Rebrands as OpExChange

The South Carolina Lean Alliance has rebranded as OpExChange. Why the name change? Because the scope of topics has increased to include more than lean manufacturing. OpExChange will now also focus on Industry 4.0 as well as corporate leadership and will be the only peer-led organization of its kind in the US, serving the fastest…
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Mary Ann Griggas-Smith Promoted to Director of Corporate Engineering

Spartanburg, S.C. — Tindall Corporation promoted Mary Ann Griggas-Smith to Director of Corporate Engineering. With over 35 years of structural engineering experience, Mary Ann’s progression will contribute to reaching department goals and improving efficiencies. “Mary Ann has been instrumental in establishing a corporate engineering function within Tindall, bringing a substantial boost to our in-house support…
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