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ICP Ambassadors Make Face-to-Face Connections  with Future Industrial Distributors

ICP Ambassadors Make Face-to-Face Connections with Future Industrial Distributors

The future is upon us. Millennial employees now outnumber Baby Boomers in the workforce. And, those numbers will only increase with the passage of time as Baby Boomers continue to retire at a rate of four million per year. For industrial distributors, that means a massive shift in the ages and outlooks of their employees as well as their customers. […]

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PTDA Welcomes Three New Distributor Members

PTDA Welcomes Three New Distributor Members

Chicago, Ill.—April 13, 2015—The Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA), the preeminent association for the industrial power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distribution channel, recently welcomed three new distributor member companies. BK Industrial Solutions, LLC (Beaumont, Texas) is a distributor of motors, material handling/conveyor systems and components, bearings and mechanical power transmission products. SAECOWilson Limited (Auckland, New Zealand) distributes bearings, motors, material handling/conveyor […]

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Motion Industries releases video on proper bearing handling and storage

Motion Industries releases video on proper bearing handling and storage

Motion Industries, a distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has released a new Tom’s Toolbox video that highlights the importance of proper handling and storage of bearings.

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Development of “Grease Lubrication Type High Speed Deep Groove Ball Bearing” for EV/HEV

Development of “Grease Lubrication Type High Speed Deep Groove Ball Bearing” for EV/HEV

NTN Corporation (hereafter, NTN) has developed the “Grease Lubrication Type High Speed Deep Groove Ball Bearing” with double the rotational speed compared to conventional products and the industry’s highest level high-speed rotation for use in motors mounted in electric vehicles (EV) and hybrid vehicles (HEV). There is an increasing need for higher rotational speed for EV/HEV drive motors to achieve […]

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SKF signs strategic partnership agreement with Chinese wind power gearbox manufacturer

SKF signs strategic partnership agreement with Chinese wind power gearbox manufacturer

“We are welcoming the strategic partnership agreement since it will invigorate our already existing cooperation further. We hope for a close collaboration where we can combine our skills with goal to develop competitive solutions for the wind energy market,” says Sunny Chan, SKF Sales Director, Energy and Drives, China. “By signing the partnership agreement our intention is to increase the […]

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Predictive Analytics Let Manufacturers See More Clearly into their Supply Chains

Predictive Analytics Let Manufacturers See More Clearly into their Supply Chains

Not that long ago, supply chain visibility tended to be an internally-focused process, one that allowed manufacturers to know when exactly they could expect to receive inbound goods and materials from their suppliers so they could plan and adjust their production schedules. While that’s still an important capability for companies to have, the Age of the Consumer has shifted the […]

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