Tractor Supply and Carhartt Launch Exclusive Collection Supporting Skilled Trade Jobs

Portion of Proceeds From Merchandise Fundraiser Will Go to SkillsUSA to Build Youth Trade, Technical and Skilled Service Training Programs BRENTWOOD, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#4H–Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States, the Tractor Supply Company Foundation and Carhartt, America’s premium workwear brand, today announced the second year of the “Support […]

Ryder Acquires Logistics Technology Start-Up Baton

Cofounders join Ryder to head up product development for customer-facing logistics technologies MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#RyderEverbetter—Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in supply chain, dedicated transportation, and fleet management solutions, announces it has acquired Baton, a San Francisco-based start-up known for the development of a proprietary logistics technology focused on optimizing transportation networks. The acquisition, finalized […]

ASPINA Completes Expansion of Its Mexico Plant

CULVER CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ASPINA completes expansion of its Mexico plant to support serial production of automotive HVAC blowers later this year. This production represents the first time HVAC blowers will be made in North America. “We are very proud of the work our Mexico and Japan teams have accomplished. Building expansion, repurposing of space and […]

Flexjet Once Again Honored as One of Northeast Ohio’s Best Places to Work

Award Comes as Flexjet Expands Career Opportunities in Northeast Ohio and Beyond Recognition Comes During a Time of Unprecedented Growth for Private Aviation Industry, including Flexjet CLEVELAND–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Flexjet LLC, offering travelers access to the world’s most luxurious fleet of private jets, today announced that it has been named by the Employers Resource Council (ERC), producer […]

WPI Researchers Create New Method for Making Biodiesel Fuel with Food Waste

  WORCESTER, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#STEM–With gas prices soaring and food costs pinching family budgets, an interdisciplinary team of researchers at WPI is looking at ways to use food waste to make a renewable and more affordable fuel replacement for oil-based diesel. The work, led by Chemical Engineering Professor Michael Timko, is detailed in a new paper […]

Universal Robots’ New UR20 Collaborative Robot Makes U.S. Debut at IMTS 2022, Expanding Cobot Automation in Machining Industry

Attendees at North America’s leading machine tool show will experience how the all-new collaborative, industrial cobot from Universal Robots delivers the longest reach and payload in its class, offering the ability to automate even more hard-to-staff tasks in a market struggling to hire. ANN ARBOR, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CNC–The tedious task of loading and unloading parts into […]

Adden Energy Launches With Technology License From Harvard to Scale Solid-State Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles

Innovative lithium-metal battery technology points to a leap in performance and reliability, with fast charging over 10,000 cycles WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Adden Energy, Inc., a startup developing innovative solid-state battery systems for use in future electric vehicles (EVs) that would fully charge in minutes, announced the grant of an exclusive technology license by Harvard University’s Office […]

Receive Bill Credit for Reducing Energy Use and Strain on Statewide Power Grid

New Program Rewards Customers for Temporarily Reducing Electricity Usage During State-called Flex Alerts OAKLAND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–New this summer, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) customers can be rewarded for saving energy when the state’s grid operator calls a Flex Alert. A Flex Alert is a call for consumers to voluntarily conserve electricity when there is […]

Blue Bird Announces Participation in Upcoming September Investor Conferences

MACON, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Blue Bird Corporation (Nasdaq: BLBD), the leader in electric and low-emission school buses, announced today its participation in two upcoming investor conferences. The company will join the Cowen’s 15th Annual Global Transportation & Sustainable Mobility Conference, held virtually September 7-9, and the D.A. Davidson 21st Annual Diversified Industrials & Services Conference, September 22-23, […]