May 9, 2023

Sixth generation family-owned Reading business lauded

A sixth generation family-owned Reading company will receive the Eastern Pennsylvania Family-Owned Small Business of the Year Award for 2023 Wednesday. 

May 9, 2023

Yuengling donation kicks off return of camo cans

D.G. Yuengling & Sons Inc. announced the return of its limited-edition Team RWB camo cans with a donation of $55,000 to Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB) as part of its Stars and Strips Program. 

May 2, 2023

Morgan Truck Body names new president and COO

Morgan Truck Body has promoted its vice president of engineering to president and COO. 

May 2, 2023

Air Products pens deal to provide technology to Texas port project

Air Products will provide its liquified natural gas (LNG) technology to Sempra Infrastructure’s Port Arthur LNG Phase I project in Jefferson County, Texas. 

Apr 27, 2023

Air Products to build commercial-scale hydrogen refueling station in Alberta

Allentown-based Air Products, the world's largest producer of hydrogen, announced plans to build a multi-modal hydrogen refueling station near its new net-zero hydrogen energy complex under construction in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Apr 26, 2023

Free precision machining training offered

Northampton Community College (NCC) is offering a 9-week hands-on precision machining training program to qualified applicants free of charge. 

Apr 21, 2023

State awards $2.1 million in grants to promote manufacturing innovation

Grants through the Manufacturing PA initiative have been awarded to 31 student research projects to help advance innovation in several sectors of manufacturing. 

Apr 18, 2023

Hershey to acquire two popcorn manufacturing plants

The Hershey Co. has agreed to buy two manufacturing plants from Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing, a co-manufacturer of Hershey's SkinnyPop brand, in Bethlehem and in Whitestown, Indiana.

Apr 11, 2023

EnerSys acquires UK company

Reading-based EnerSys, a manufacturer of industrial batteries, announced that it has acquired Industrial Battery and Charger Services Limited, a leading battery service and maintenance provider headquartered in the United Kingdom.

Apr 10, 2023

Consumer Reports takes aim at Peeps

Consumer Reports hit a major Bethlehem-based candy manufacturer hard just before Easter with a warning to consumers about the use of Red Dye 3. 

Apr 6, 2023

Victaulic expansion continues

Easton-based Victaulic, a manufacturer of mechanical pipe joining, fire protection and flow control solutions, acquired Horizon Metals Inc., located in Nephi, Utah.  

Apr 5, 2023

ABB U.S. investment includes Lehigh Valley distribution center

A distribution center in Lehigh Valley is part of a $170 million investment by North Carolina-based ABB that it says will create skilled jobs in manufacturing.