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Bead Electronics Recycles End to End Pin Reels to Minimize Environmental Impact
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Bead Electronics Recycles End to End Pin Reels to Minimize Environmental Impact

Bead Electronics, an interconnect pin manufacturer in Milford, CT is offering their customers the option to recycle the materials used for packaging their products. Bead's popular Tandem Pin® brand of continuous reeled interconnect pins are sold on large plastic reels. The reels protect the delicate contacts during shipping and facilitate automatic insertion of the pins into customers'...

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Bead Electronics Granted Patent for Hybrid Interconnect Pin
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Bead Electronics Granted Patent for Hybrid Interconnect Pin

Bead Electronics was granted US patent no. 8,087,281 B2 on January 3rd for its innovative True Grip interconnect pin. Bead's True Grip pin is a hybrid design that combines the strength and reliability of through hole interconnects with the ease of surface mount processing. Bead's design is the first end-to-end pin produced with a wide flange that can be automatically inserted into printed circuit...

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Lou Guerci Named President of Bead Electronics

Bead Electronics, an innovative manufacturer of custom contact pins, announced today that Lou Guerci has been promoted to lead the company as President. He will be succeeding Ron Andreoli, who has been in the role since 2007 and recently shared his desire to retire. Guerci, previously serving as Vice President of Sales & Marketing assumed his new role on Jan. 1, 2020, and will now report to Jill...

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Bead Electronics Hires Director of Operations. Anticipates Continued Growth in the Electronic Interconnect Industry

Bead Electronics, an innovative manufacturer of custom contact pins, announced today that Matthew Hunter joined the company to help position their manufacturing organization for rapid growth in the very competitive electronic interconnect industry. Mr. Hunter has advanced engineering and management degrees from Boston University and twenty plus years of experience in manufacturing management in...

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Custom, Quick and Cost-Effective Manufacturing in Connecticut Just Got Quicker

Bead Electronics announced to customers the addition of a GF Vertical Milling Center expanding their capabilities in fine pitch hard milling. Bead prides themselves as being able to provide a custom, production tooled part delivered in three to six weeks. The new technology will allow Bead to reduce their current tool making time by half. Milford, CONN. (PRWeb) December 21, 2018 Bead Electronics...

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Bead Industries Announces CEO and CFO

Jill Bryant Mayer, great granddaughter of Bead Industries, Inc. founder, W. Calvin Bryant, has been promoted to CEO of the family-owned company (formerly Bead Chain Manufacturing Co.). The company’s previous CEO, Kenneth Bryant, retired in October of 2014. Most recently Corporate President, Mayer will continue to report to the board of directors. As CEO, she will be responsible for overseeing...

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Swaging Process Superior Alternative to Traditional Contact Pin Manufacturing Methods, According to New Whitepaper

Bead Electronics, a global leader in custom contact pin manufacturing, today announced the publication of its new whitepaper, The Bead Electronics Swaging Process: From Concept to Reality". The comprehensive white paper offers insight into an alternative metalworking process for custom contact pin manufacturing, called swaging, with the hope of creating awareness about its many cost-saving...

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Bead Industries Marks 100 Years of Manufacturing Innovation

New Haven, CTÂ- – Bead Industries, Inc., global manufacturer of electronic contact pins for the telecom, automotive, and connector industries and supplier of Bead Chain® and McGuire commercial plumbing products, celebrates its 100th year in business this year. Founded in 1914 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Bead Industries developed and manufactured Bead Chain® for electric light...

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3D CAD Models of Contact Pins Now Available for Bead Electronics' Customers

Milford, CT Bead Electronics, a manufacturer of custom contact pins for the telecom, automotive, connector, and specialty lighting industries, has launched a new online catalog to strengthen its online usability, improve customer service, and reach new industries. Using ThomasNet's Navigator platform, the online catalog displays Bead’s product specs in a way that makes it easy for engineers...

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Bead Electronics Receives Export Achievement Award

Bead Electronics was pleased to accept an Export Achievement award from the US Department of Commerce at the New Haven Manufacturers Association (NHMA) Annual Dinner on June 14. The award, presented by Mr. Perez, the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Manufacturing from the US Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration, recognizes Bead's success in growing its exports which now...

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Bead Electronics Recycles End to End Pin Reels to Minimize Environmental Impact
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Bead Electronics Recycles End to End Pin Reels to Minimize Environmental Impact

Bead Electronics, an interconnect pin manufacturer in Milford, CT is offering their customers the option to recycle the materials used for packaging their products. Bead's popular Tandem Pin® brand of continuous reeled interconnect pins are sold on large plastic reels. The reels protect the delicate contacts during shipping and facilitate automatic insertion of the pins into customers'...

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Bead Electronics Granted Patent for Hybrid Interconnect Pin
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Bead Electronics Granted Patent for Hybrid Interconnect Pin

Bead Electronics was granted US patent no. 8,087,281 B2 on January 3rd for its innovative True Grip interconnect pin. Bead's True Grip pin is a hybrid design that combines the strength and reliability of through hole interconnects with the ease of surface mount processing. Bead's design is the first end-to-end pin produced with a wide flange that can be automatically inserted into printed circuit...

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