BIO urges FDA to release guidance on biosimilars.

Biosimilars raise novel and complex questions of science and law that require updated legal and regulatory frameworks. BIO calls on the FDA to release final guidance on processes and scientific criteria for approval of biosimilars, outline its approach to naming and labeling, and clarify its conditions for determining biosimilar to be interchangeable with its reference biological.

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IPC APEX EXPO 2015 offers complimentary networking events.

IPC APEX EXPO 2015 attendees can upgrade their network and connect with peers in one place at one time at the San Diego Convention Center, February 22Â-­Ã‚­–26. Connections can be made in educational sessions, on the show floor, at receptions, and during many networking events, including: Global Welcome (by invitation); First-Timer's Welcome Meeting; show floor reception; Women...

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ASTM International

Ronald Ebelhar elected Chairman of the Board.

Ronald J. Ebelhar, P.E., D.GE, senior principal with Terracon in Cincinnati, Ohio, is this year's chairman of the ASTM board of directors. An ASTM member since 1980, Ebelhar is a past chairman of Committee D18 on Soil and Rock and several D18 subcommittees. He has served on the ASTM board since 2010.

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Polygon Solutions, Inc.

Polygon Presents Engineering Awards at Lee Virtual School

Fort Myers, FLÂ- – Many wonder how young people today can be positively influenced to pursue engineering careers and fill the skills gap in manufacturing. One local small business is not waiting, but is proactively bringing middle school and high school students into their rotary broach manufacturing facility to show them the careers that are available, and give them early experiences in...

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Cast Aluminum Solutions, LLC

Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual Exclusive List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies - The Inc.500|5000

Batavia, ILÂ- – Inc. magazine ranked Cast Aluminum Solutions to its seventh annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Fuhu tops this year’s list. Cast Aluminum Solutions joins LivingSocial, Edible...

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SPIROL International Corporation

SPIROL Receives 2014 General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award

Windsor, ON – For the third consecutive year, SPIROL Industries Ltd. has received the General Motors Supplier Quality Excellence Award. The award was received on behalf of the entire SPIROL team by Daniel McLean, Quality Manager and Chris Stanton, Operations Manager. GM has 2,300 North American suppliers and SPIROL was one of 80 companies to receive the award all three years. According to GM,...

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Vishay Intertechnology Honored by SPDEI, the French Association of Distributors of Electronic Components, in Passive Components Category

MALVERN, Pa. —Â- Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today announced that the company has been recognized by the SPDEI, the French association of distributors of electronic components, as a top supplier of 2014. During the 19th Annual SPDEI Awards ceremony in Paris, held on Dec. 2, Vishay was one of five winners in the Passive Components category. The ceremony took place at the...

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The Union Tool Corp.

Union Tool Corporation Celebrates 70th Anniversary

The Union Tool Corporation proudly celebrated its 70th anniversary in 2014. Started by Karl J. Heinzelman, Union Tool is a family-owned business. Co-presidents Chuck Simpson and Mike Simpson represent the third generation, while the fourth generation started in October when Chas Simpson joined the company after earning an MBA from Ball State University and working several years in the...

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New TricorBraun Website Contains Ground-Breaking Functions

St. Louis, MoÂ- – TricorBraun, one of North America's largest suppliers of jars, bottles and other rigid packaging components, recently launched its completely redesigned website at From the sleek parallax feature to the instant connectivity of its amalgamated social hub to its online catalog, RapidFind, is making packaging design easier, faster and...

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