In the first quarter of 2019, Wienerberger increased its revenues at the group level by 15% to €776.8 million (~ $870.2 million), compared to €675.1 million (~ $756.3 million) in the first quarter of 2018.
May 17, 2019
The Wienerberger Group recently announced that it started 2019 with the strongest opening quarter in the company’s 200-year history.
Clement Woon is the group chief executive of Saurer AG and was previously co-executive officer of Jinsheng Group Ltd., where he acted as a strategic consultant.
May 16, 2019
Morgan Advanced Materials plc recently announced that Clement Woon was appointed to its board of directors, as a non-executive director, effective immediately after the Annual General Meeting on May 10.
Lifetime Brands’ consolidated net sales were $149.9 million in the 2019 first quarter, an increase of $31.7 million (26.8%), compared to consolidated net sales of $118.2 million in the first quarter of 2018.
May 16, 2019
Lifetime Brands, Inc., parent company of Pfaltzgraff, Mikasa, and many others, recently reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019.
Upon completion in 2024, the facilities will substantially increase Cree’s silicon carbide materials capability and wafer fabrication capacity.
May 15, 2019
Cree, Inc. recently announced that it will invest up to $1 billion in the expansion of its silicon carbide capacity with the development of a state-of-the-art, automated 200-mm silicon carbide fabrication facility and a materials mega-factory at its U.S. campus headquarters in Durham, N.C.
The median sales price was $302,700, with strong gains in homes sold at lower price points.
May 15, 2019
Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 692,000 units in March 2019 after a slightly revised February report, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.
The study took 20,000 of Germany’s companies with the highest staff numbers and compared them according to criteria such as training success, proportion of trainees, pay, structural data, and additional benefits.
May 14, 2019
A study focused on “Germany’s best training companies” from the Institute for Management and Economic Research (IMWF), commissioned by Deutschland Test and the business magazine Focus Money, recently awarded CeramTec second place in the Technical Component Manufacturing category.
Declare labels, similar to food ingredient labels, detail the material composition of building products to help inform consumers about the safety of the products they use every day.
May 13, 2019
Kohler Co. recently announced the next phase of its product transparency program in partnership with the International Living Future Institute (ILFI) through its Declare material health program and label platform.