IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries® has released the spring
2009 edition of its quarterly business report, Supply Chain
Tracker, which shows not just continuing economic contraction but
the first signs of recovery in the electronics industry.
Caraustar Industries Inc.
has announced that the Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia
has approved the company’s first-day motions to pay pre-petition general
unsecured claims in the ordinary course of business in connection with its
voluntary restructuring under Chapter 11.
The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA), Washington, D.C., has announced the acquisition of ChemAlliance®, an online compliance assistance center formerly funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and designed to improve regulatory compliance of the chemical manufacturing industry.
Three months after embarking on an exclusive
strategic alliance to serve the $2-billion-plus worldwide foam-control market,
Clariant has acquired Dalton, Ga.-based XL Performance Chemicals from Fibro
Chem LLC and its affiliates.