prnewswire | November 16, 2020
Essity, a main worldwide cleanliness and wellbeing organization, has extended its assembling limit with regards to Tork PeakServe Continuous Hand Towels. The new lines, situated in Harrodsburg, KY, will help uphold an expanded interest for this honor winning hand towel framework in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Tork PeakServe® Continuous Hand Towel System was acquainted with North America in January 2018 and has changed the hand towel class. The ceaseless framework:
Highlights Connected Towel Bundles: towels hook onto each other when stacked and remain associated with easily apportion each towel in turn without interruptionꟷensuring visitors just touch the towel they use, improving cleanliness.
Serves Customers in Three Seconds: so visitors can move all through the bathroom rapidly, encouraging better social separating.
Builds Dispenser Capacity: protected innovation packs each towel group by half, bringing about 2,100 towels for every gadget, diminishing the danger of towel runouts.
Permits Staff to Focus on Pressing Cleaning Needs: high limit diminishes the requirement for continuous container checks and tops off, subsequently saving chance to zero in on cleaning and sterilizing.
In April 2020, Tork presented extra distributor designs, Tork PeakServe® Mini and Tork PeakServe® Recessed Cabinet Adapters, which make it simpler for clients to retrofit all bathrooms and exploit utilizing a similar towel top off all through the whole office, paying little mind to existing formats.
Paper hand towels not just assume a significant function in improving hand cleanliness, but at the same time are the favored hand drying decision among clients. As indicated by a Tork overview directed in April 2020, 68% of individuals incline toward hand towels over air dryers, and 70% concur or emphatically concur that they wish more offices offer paper hand towels as a choice to air dryers.
"Amid the pandemic, we've seen how Tork PeakServe is helping businesses support handwashing, which is critical to preventing the spread of COVID-19," said Don Lewis, President of Professional Hygiene at Essity. "The introduction of these two production lines marks an important step in Essity's response to an increased demand for effective hygiene solutions and demonstrates our continued commitment to helping customers meet a new hygiene standard."
Tork is devoted to sharing its worldwide cleanliness skill and conveying a wide scope of imaginative items and arrangements that help clients and wholesalers secure another cleanliness standard.
Essity is a leading global hygiene and health company. We improve people's well-being through our products and services. Sales are conducted in approximately 150 countries under the leading global brands TENA and Tork, and other strong brands, such as JOBST, Leukoplast, Libero, Libresse, Lotus, Nosotras, Saba, Tempo, Vinda and Zewa. Essity has about 46,000 employees. Net sales in 2019 amounted to approximately $13.5 billion. The headquarters is located in Stockholm, Sweden, and Essity is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. Essity breaks down barriers for improved well-being and contributes to a healthy, sustainable and circular society.
The Tork brand offers professional hygiene products and services to customers worldwide ranging from restaurants and healthcare facilities to offices, schools and industries. Our products include dispensers, paper towels, toilet tissue, soap, napkins, wipers, but also software solutions for data-driven cleaning. Through expertise in hygiene, functional design and sustainability, Tork has become a market leader that supports customers to think ahead so they're always ready for business. Tork is a global brand of Essity, and a committed partner to customers in over 110 countries.
Momentum Manufacturing Group | September 22, 2020
Momentum Manufacturing Group, one of the top ten largest specialty manufacturers in North America, was awarded a 2020 Vermont Business Growth Award by the Vermont Business Magazine. The award, based upon data accumulated by VBM, recognizes company growth based upon sales over the previous 5 years.
"We are proud to be recognized with the Vermont Business Growth Award; without a doubt, this award is the result of the ongoing hard work of all our associates," said Jim Moroney, CEO of Momentum Manufacturing Group. "Coupling their efforts with our investment in state of the art technology and equipment to give our team the best tools to excel at what they do, we are truly honored by this award."
2020 has been an unprecedented time in the US economy; the Vermont Business Growth Awards bring a positive perspective to the business climate as many companies are re-evaluating their operations and beginning to accelerate into reopening. 2020 was the 18th year Vermont Business Magazine hosted the award ceremony. This year's event was held virtually due to the COVID 19 pandemic.
Foxconn | October 16, 2020
Foxconn Technology Group's vice chairman says computerized change is the future for Wisconsin manufacturing.
At the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce "Made in Wisconsin" Luncheon this week, featured subject matter expert Jay Lee depicted the three center components of the manufacturing business' future: digital transformation, industrial artificial intelligence and a smart manufacturing workforce.
Foxconn depends on smart, precision manufacturing. Its items change from the iPhone to medical care gadgets. Lee ascribed the organization's fast change during COVID-19 to making veils and ventilators being lithe in the advanced space.
Lee explained that industrial internet can find data on any weaknesses in the manufacturing system, like a health check, that the company can then take action to improve.
Digital transformation is using the data over experience to make decisions, he said. Data is evidence that can be learned by people quickly and in turn prevents future mistakes by establishing baseline problem solving.
“Today, there are many experienced people retired. Now, all the new coming young workforce, they have to repeat the same thing for another 10, 20 years to become experts, take too long,” he said. “Take the data driven approach to provide enough evidence for decisions people make. Eventually, anybody can repeat that success or to avoid the failure we have done.”
Smart manufacturing is having the instruments — the technologies — to help individuals or do the things that people can't do. Foxconn utilizes industrial AI to dissect its creation framework to discover issues before any happen.
“We call it predict and prevent; previously it was fail and fix,” Lee said. “Smart manufacturing will become a new mechanism for the manufacturing workforce in the future. Eventually we can help manufacturing to improve its efficiency, performance and quality and to be more competitive.”
He noted that smart manufacturing is a fundamental platform. However, the workforce will need to know how to use the data and technologies.
“Give people a good edge to become more information driven and digital driven and also evidence driven, instead of just depending on their personal experience,” he said. “Create a value for our future workforce, so they are no longer just manufacturing things using machines in a factory. We’re creating new knowledge, new capability for our future workforce. I believe that is the future of Wisconsin manufacturing.”