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Mylar and PTFE for Frontline Technology: Custom-Made for Aerospace/Defense

Throughout our 85 year history as a company, we’ve seen considerable experience in extruding, slitting, shearing, and stamping customized polymer components for some of the most sophisticated technologies the world has ever known.  More specifically, we’re talking about America’s aerospace/defense industry. With a team of experts including those with extensive background in aerospace military manufacturing, […]

Tufted Chairs Are Identified Among the Top Decorating Trends for 2013

The American furniture industry has taken some tough hits from foreign competitors in the past few years. Pitted against cheap overseas labor, and with the North American tannery industry essentially vanished, it’s taken some time for “Big Furniture” to catch its breath and calibrate its next step. Traditionally based throughout North Carolina and western Ohio, […]

Home Is Where the Ideal Kitchen Is

We’re happy as anybody that the U.S. housing market is surging back to life for the first time since late 2008. With residential construction finally up, and with prices in some housing markets finally rising again in value, many homeowners can now safely contemplate the day when they’ll actually be able to sell their homes […]

The 2013 Detroit Auto Show: American Auto Is Back in Demand

We’re sure you remember that iconic Clint Eastwood spot for Chrysler from last year’s Superbowl, the one where the great American actor predicted that “it was halftime in America” for the American automotive industry, and how it would come roaring back from the brink of where it stood just a few years back. Give a […]

For Veterans Returning from Overseas, There’s a Strong Need across America for Their Skills

Every year, tens of thousands of United States Army, Navy, Marine, Coast Guard, and Special Forces veterans return from active duty, back into the civilian sphere. More often than not, many of these former soldiers struggle to re-adapt themselves to the daily grind of supermarkets and strip malls, office cubicles and family dinners. As anyone […]

The Search for a Comprehensive Industrial Bolt/Washer Smartphone App

Have you ever tried, maybe late at night or on your lunch-break, to come up a brand-new, revolutionary, “game-changing” app for a Smartphone? If so, well then join the crowd, my friend. While there are a million good/bad/somewhere-in-between ideas floating around for new apps, it’s become quite a money-making hobby for those who have the […]

This Holiday Season, Help Keep Christmas “Made in America”

It’s been a rough ride for the economy this year. While things stand a chance of improving in 2013 (simply because market downturns always eventually recover from their slumps), the future of the nation’s economy remains uncertain. One could, of course, just stand by the wayside, fold one’s arms across one’s chest, and remain a […]

Black Friday: an American Tradition, a New Process Fibre Exhibition

Let’s face it: readers of this blog, or their loved ones, or their friends, or their friends of friends of friends, have no doubt participated in the modern American tradition known as “Black Friday”. For anyone out there who wants to feign his or her innocence, Black Friday starts pretty much the moment after Thanksgiving […]

Looking Forward to Seeing You at This Year’s POWER-GEN in Orlando!

What is it with Orlando, Florida and cutting-edge technological conventions? Hey, it isn’t like we’re complaining. Florida in mid-December? Sounds like a plan to us. But in all seriousness, the POWER-GEN International Convention at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL is an event we’ve been looking forward to ever since the beginning of […]

The Developing Trend of “Smart” Kitchen Appliances

Study after study shows that we as a country work some of the longest, hardest work hours per day on the planet. It may come as a shock to some of our readers that Americans in fact work – according to one online source – “137 more hours per year than Japanese workers.” 85.8% of […]

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