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Amazon Buying Whole Foods In Bold Move Into Brick And Mortar

Amazon Buying Whole Foods In Bold Move Into Brick And Mortar

Amazon Buying Whole Foods In Bold Move Into Brick And Mortar   NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal valued at about $13.7 billion, a stunning move into brick-and-mortar retail that sets the stage for more radical store experimentation and intensified competition with grocery rivals. The deal unites the online juggernaut with the grocery store […]

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The Science of Radial Shaft Seals

The Science of Radial Shaft Seals

The Science of Radial Shaft Seals The Science of Radial Shaft Seals SKF Product Investigation Center Troubleshoots Critical Rotating Equipment Applications with Analysis, Research and Testing Procedures Matthew Jaster, Senior Editor It’s hardly a stretch of the imagination to walk into the SKF Product Investigation Center (42 miles north-west of Chicago) and think about a crime lab. Though the employees […]

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Industrial Sales: Putting Yourself In The Customer’s Shoes

Industrial Sales: Putting Yourself In The Customer’s Shoes

Industrial Sales: Putting Yourself In The Customer’s Shoes   Working as an energy service professional, I often come in contact with honest, well-meaning salespeople who knock on my door almost daily with the newest service, app or doodad which promises to solve all the world’s ills. During these meetings, I try and put myself in the position of my customers. […]

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How was BearingNet Madrid User Meeting for you? 

How was BearingNet Madrid User Meeting for you? 

How was BearingNet Madrid User Meeting for you? Firstly, we would like to say a BIG thank you to all that participated. Once again you all made it a fantastic meeting and we hope all your hard work (split between the meeting room and the bar) pays off as you return to the office. It was an exhausting couple of […]

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NSK develops fidget spinner using leading-edge bearing

NSK develops fidget spinner using leading-edge bearing

NSK develops fidget spinner using leading-edge bearing technology Spins for 12 minutes or more NSK Ltd. (NSK; Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Toshihiro Uchiyama) today announced that group company NSK Micro Precision Co., Ltd. (Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, hereafter ISC) has developed a fidget spinner that spins for 12 minutes or more using the smoothly rotating precision bearings developed for PC […]

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The Hidden Cost of Incomplete Hydrodynamic Bearing Maintenance

The Hidden Cost of Incomplete Hydrodynamic Bearing Maintenance

The Hidden Cost of Incomplete Hydrodynamic Bearing Maintenance Introduction Reliability and maintenance engineers can improve uptime and save money on both long-term maintenance and downtime costs by properly diagnosing and correcting bearing vibration issues when they exceed their acceptable limits. This requires inspecting the housing as well as the liner for wear and replacing them as a pair when the housing is worn […]

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