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Chelmsford-based ventilator company Zoll ramping up production to battle coronavirus

Chelmsford-based ventilator company Zoll ramping up production to battle coronavirus

A ventilator manufacturer in Chelmsford is cranking up production, racing to produce thousands more of the life-saving machines as the coronavirus pandemic mak [...] Read full article: Chelmsford-based ventilator company Zoll...→

Chelmsford-based ventilator company Zoll ramping up production to battle coronavirus

Chelmsford-based ventilator company Zoll ramping up production to battle coronavirus

A ventilator manufacturer in Chelmsford is cranking up production, racing to produce thousands more of the life-saving machines as the coronavirus pandemic mak [...] Read full article: Chelmsford-based ventilator company Zoll...→

Loveland-based company sees orders for its all-electric powertrains soar

Loveland-based company sees orders for its all-electric powertrains soar

Lightning Systems, which designs and manufactures all-electric powertrains for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, has expanded its workforce and its plant. And t [...] Read full article: Loveland-based company sees orders for i...→

Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and logo, company says current brand based on racial stereotype

Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and logo, company says current brand based on racial stereotype

PepsiCo, the parent company of Quaker Oats, says it will completely rebrand its line of Aunt Jemima pancake mix and syrup — including changing the name and log [...] Read full article: Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and...→

Boeing has resumed production of its beleaguered 737 Max planes, the company sai [...]

Boeing has resumed production of its beleaguered 737 Max planes, the company said Wednesday.  Boeing halted production of the jetliners in January as a worldwi [...] Read full article: Boeing has resumed production of its bel...→

Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Receives $2.7M Grant From CARES Act

Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Receives $2.7M Grant From CARES Act

Clay Lacy Aviation, a private jet company operating out of Van Nuys Airport, has reportedly received a $2.7 million grant through the CARES Act. Read full article: Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Recei...→

Production Company Says Studios Can Get Back to Work Safely With New Measures

Production Company Says Studios Can Get Back to Work Safely With New Measures

The film and television industry is one of the many industries, employing tens of thousands of people, on hold during the coronavirus pandemic. But now, a Burb [...] Read full article: Production Company Says Studios Can Get ...→

FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavirus test kit created by Massachusetts-based company

FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavirus test kit created by Massachusetts-based company

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued an Emergency Use Authorization for a rapid diagnostic, gene-editing tool in detecting the coronavirus. Read full article: FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavir...→

Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production honored by Pence

Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production honored by Pence

Vice President Mike Pence honored a General Motors employee who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production amid the coronavirus pandemic plaguing th [...] Read full article: Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement...→

Executives discuss ventilator production

Executives discuss ventilator production

"I have to think this is one for the record books," General Motors CEO Mary Barra said when asked if the automaker had ever undertaken such a large project thi [...] Read full article: Executives discuss ventilator production...→

St. Paul-based company will produce 100,000 face shields a day for health-care workers

St. Paul-based company will produce 100,000 face shields a day for health-care workers

In a sign of the times, a St. Paul-based company has now shifted to producing personal protection equipment for healthcare workers. Until recently — very recen [...] Read full article: St. Paul-based company will produce 100,...→

Coppell Company Pivots Production to Make Medical Face Shields

Coppell Company Pivots Production to Make Medical Face Shields

Insul-Fab has a sprawling factory in Coppell that is usually busy making things the public doesn’t see, like insulation, foams and adhesives. But now, the comp [...] Read full article: Coppell Company Pivots Production to Mak...→

FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to up ventilator production in Italy

FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to up ventilator production in Italy

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced it is partnering with Siare Engineering – a specialist manufacturer of medical equipment – to increase production of ve [...] Read full article: FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to...→

Trump uses Defense Production Act to streamline ventilator supply chain for manufacturers

Trump uses Defense Production Act to streamline ventilator supply chain for manufacturers

President Donald Trump invoked again the Defense Production Act on Thursday to streamline the supply chain for manufacturers can speed up production as the num [...] Read full article: Trump uses Defense Production Act to str...→

Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilator production amid shortages at hospitals

Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilator production amid shortages at hospitals

Scott Whitaker, president and CEO of AdvaMed, said the health technology company is ramping up the production of ventilators to fight the coronavirus outbreak Read full article: Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilat...→

Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp up ventilator production: Goal is 60 per hour

Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp up ventilator production: Goal is 60 per hour

Ford Motors' partnership with General Electric (GE) and Airon Corp. to build 50,000 new ventilators in the fight against coronavirus is in service to the first [...] Read full article: Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp ...→

UC San Diego researchers and Orange County-based medical diagnostic company Flux [...]

UC San Diego researchers and Orange County-based medical diagnostic company Fluxergy have taken the next step toward getting a high-speed test for COVID-19 ava [...] Read full article: UC San Diego researchers and Orange Coun...→

Production company for HBO show 'I Know This Much Is True' being sued for on-set fire: docs

Production company for HBO show 'I Know This Much Is True' being sued for on-set fire: docs

An automobile dealership has filed a lawsuit against the company behind HBO's "I Know This Much Is True" after a fire caused damage to the property.  Read full article: Production company for HBO show 'I Know ...→

WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs, end of ‘Sound Opinions’ production agreement

WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs, end of ‘Sound Opinions’ production agreement

Chicago Public Media, parent company of WBEZ-FM 91.5, announced 12 layoffs Tuesday and said WBEZ will no longer produce “Sound Opinions.” Read full article: WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs...→

Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powder Over Salmonella Concerns

Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powder Over Salmonella Concerns

The curry powder was sold at stores in Jamaica and Jackson Heights, Queens, and in the Bronx as well. Read full article: Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powde...→

U of I emergency ventilator slated for production

The emergency ventilator was developed by a team of about 50 engineers, doctors and others in about a week. The device will be manufactured by Belkin, a consum [...] Read full article: U of I emergency ventilator slated for p...→

Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shields to Help Businesses, Offices

Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shields to Help Businesses, Offices

It works just like a projector screen, except it’s see-through, made of vinyl, and created for protection from COVID-19. “They’re presenting it to schools, to [...] Read full article: Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shield...→

Coronavirus vaccine from China-based biotech company protects monkeys from COVID-19: study

Coronavirus vaccine from China-based biotech company protects monkeys from COVID-19: study

Although there is no known scientific cure for the disease known as COVID-19, researchers in China claim to have protected monkeys from getting infected, the f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine from China-based bio...→

LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions Of Masks For People In Need

LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions Of Masks For People In Need

Los Angeles based clothing company Bella Canvas Alo Yoga manufactures millions of garments each week but it's now using its material to make millions of masks [...] Read full article: LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions...→

GM CEO says suppliers have

GM CEO says suppliers have "moved mountains" as companies ramp up ventilator production

"I have to think this is one for the record books," General Motors CEO Mary Barra said when asked if the automaker had ever undertaken such a large project thi [...] Read full article: GM CEO says suppliers have "moved mounta...→

GM to start ventilator production this week

The federal government will pay about the price of a Chevrolet Spark for each of the 30,000 hospital ventilators the automaker plans to build -- largely by han [...] Read full article: GM to start ventilator production this w...→

San Diego Company Among Ventilator Manufacturers Covered by Trump Order - Times of San Diego

The San Diego-based medical equipment company ResMed Inc. was among six manufacturers directed to facilitate the supply of materials needed to produce ventilat [...] Read full article: San Diego Company Among Ventilator Manuf...→

Company flooded with orders for helmet ventilators calls for government assistance to 'scale up' production

Company flooded with orders for helmet ventilators calls for government assistance to 'scale up' production

The owner of Sea Long Medical Systems said on Thursday that the flood of ventilator mask orders at his company requires a “scaling up” of production to meet th [...] Read full article: Company flooded with orders for helmet v...→

As Lowell sewing company shifts into mask production, community says thank you

As Lowell sewing company shifts into mask production, community says thank you

“Anyone who’s an essential employee, no matter what they’re doing, deserves our gratitude because they don’t have the luxury to stay home." Read full article: As Lowell sewing company shifts into mas...→

North Texas Company Offering Ventilator Alternatives

North Texas Company Offering Ventilator Alternatives

The nationwide shortage of ventilators has put the spotlight on a North Texas company that offers an alternative. Read full article: North Texas Company Offering Ventilator ...→

CEO of orthodontic company producing masks, ventilator parts: 'We all got to do our part'

CEO of orthodontic company producing masks, ventilator parts: 'We all got to do our part'

The CEO of orthodontics company byte said the company will be producing masks and ventilator parts amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: CEO of orthodontic company producing mas...→

J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robot releases 20-page employee guide on practicing anti-racism

J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robot releases 20-page employee guide on practicing anti-racism

Director J.J. Abrams’ production company, Bad Robot, released a 20-page guide to help its employees practice anti-racism. Read full article: J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robo...→

HHS announces $354M contract with Virginia-based company to make coronavirus drugs in US

HHS announces $354M contract with Virginia-based company to make coronavirus drugs in US

The Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday announced it has signed a $354 million four-year contract with a Virginia-based company to expand pharma [...] Read full article: HHS announces $354M contract with Virgin...→

U of I emergency ventilator will go into production

A team developed the device in about a week. “This was a project on light speed.” Read full article: U of I emergency ventilator will go into...→

Reese Witherspoon's production company on how movies, TV may look post-COVID-19

Reese Witherspoon's production company on how movies, TV may look post-COVID-19

"CBS Sunday Morning" Preview: The actress-producer's media company Hello Sunshine ponders filming in a pandemic: "The thing we're most confused about is love s [...] Read full article: Reese Witherspoon's production company o...→

Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alkami Looking To Grow

Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alkami Looking To Grow

Alkami is a tech company focusing on design and implementing software systems for digital banking. Read full article: Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alk...→

3 employees of Elgin-based nut company test positive for COVID-19

3 employees of Elgin-based nut company test positive for COVID-19

Three cases of COVID-19 were reported among employees of nut company John B. Sanfilippo & Sons, including two at its main plant in Elgin. Read full article: 3 employees of Elgin-based nut company t...→

Car company designs ventilator using windshield wiper motor for COVID-19 treatment

Car company designs ventilator using windshield wiper motor for COVID-19 treatment

Spanish automaker SEAT has quickly developed a ventilator for the coronavirus fight that uses car parts and is being built on one of its automotive assembly li [...] Read full article: Car company designs ventilator using win...→

Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagues Ford's Ventilator Production

Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagues Ford's Ventilator Production

While Ford and GE Healthcare plan to ramp up production of ventilators, the corporations lack adequate supply categories. Read full article: Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagu...→

Trump uses Defense Production Act to get supplies to ventilator makers

Trump uses Defense Production Act to get supplies to ventilator makers

President Trump on Thursday invoked wartime-production powers to “facilitate the supply of materials” to select companies that are making life-saving ventilato [...] Read full article: Trump uses Defense Production Act to get...→

Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Receive 'Sneaky' Surprise From Philadelphia-Based Sneaker Company

Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Receive 'Sneaky' Surprise From Philadelphia-Based Sneaker Company

In the battle against the coronavirus, doctors and nurses are working endless hours on their feet. It can be grueling, but a Philadelphia-based sneaker company [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Rece...→

True Value's Cary plant ramping up production of hand sanitizer

True Value's Cary plant ramping up production of hand sanitizer

True Value Co. is converting part of its paint manufacturing plant in Carty to begin production of hand sanitzier and cleaning products in response to the coro [...] Read full article: True Value's Cary plant ramping up produ...→

Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Production to Face Masks Amid Shortage of Medical Equipment

Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Production to Face Masks Amid Shortage of Medical Equipment

Workers at Faulker Plastics re-purposed and reprogrammed their machines to start producing face shields. The first order, which was completed last week, went t [...] Read full article: Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Produ...→

California Ramps Up Ventilator Production as Coronavirus Cases Increase - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expressing confidence that California has the capacity to produce enough ventilators to blunt the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California Ramps Up Ventilator Productio...→

Loveland-based company sees orders for its all-electric powertrains soar

Loveland-based company sees orders for its all-electric powertrains soar

Lightning Systems, which designs and manufactures all-electric powertrains for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, has expanded its workforce and its plant. And t [...] Read full article: Loveland-based company sees orders for i...→

J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robot releases 20-page employee guide on practicing anti-racism

J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robot releases 20-page employee guide on practicing anti-racism

Director J.J. Abrams’ production company, Bad Robot, released a 20-page guide to help its employees practice anti-racism. Read full article: J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robo...→

WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs, end of ‘Sound Opinions’ production agreement

WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs, end of ‘Sound Opinions’ production agreement

Chicago Public Media, parent company of WBEZ-FM 91.5, announced 12 layoffs Tuesday and said WBEZ will no longer produce “Sound Opinions.” Read full article: WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs...→

Boeing has resumed production of its beleaguered 737 Max planes, the company sai [...]

Boeing has resumed production of its beleaguered 737 Max planes, the company said Wednesday.  Boeing halted production of the jetliners in January as a worldwi [...] Read full article: Boeing has resumed production of its bel...→

HHS announces $354M contract with Virginia-based company to make coronavirus drugs in US

HHS announces $354M contract with Virginia-based company to make coronavirus drugs in US

The Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday announced it has signed a $354 million four-year contract with a Virginia-based company to expand pharma [...] Read full article: HHS announces $354M contract with Virgin...→

U of I emergency ventilator slated for production

The emergency ventilator was developed by a team of about 50 engineers, doctors and others in about a week. The device will be manufactured by Belkin, a consum [...] Read full article: U of I emergency ventilator slated for p...→

Production Company Says Studios Can Get Back to Work Safely With New Measures

Production Company Says Studios Can Get Back to Work Safely With New Measures

The film and television industry is one of the many industries, employing tens of thousands of people, on hold during the coronavirus pandemic. But now, a Burb [...] Read full article: Production Company Says Studios Can Get ...→

Reese Witherspoon's production company on how movies, TV may look post-COVID-19

Reese Witherspoon's production company on how movies, TV may look post-COVID-19

"CBS Sunday Morning" Preview: The actress-producer's media company Hello Sunshine ponders filming in a pandemic: "The thing we're most confused about is love s [...] Read full article: Reese Witherspoon's production company o...→

Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production honored by Pence

Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production honored by Pence

Vice President Mike Pence honored a General Motors employee who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production amid the coronavirus pandemic plaguing th [...] Read full article: Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement...→

LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions Of Masks For People In Need

LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions Of Masks For People In Need

Los Angeles based clothing company Bella Canvas Alo Yoga manufactures millions of garments each week but it's now using its material to make millions of masks [...] Read full article: LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions...→

Executives discuss ventilator production

Executives discuss ventilator production

"I have to think this is one for the record books," General Motors CEO Mary Barra said when asked if the automaker had ever undertaken such a large project thi [...] Read full article: Executives discuss ventilator production...→

3 employees of Elgin-based nut company test positive for COVID-19

3 employees of Elgin-based nut company test positive for COVID-19

Three cases of COVID-19 were reported among employees of nut company John B. Sanfilippo & Sons, including two at its main plant in Elgin. Read full article: 3 employees of Elgin-based nut company t...→

GM to start ventilator production this week

The federal government will pay about the price of a Chevrolet Spark for each of the 30,000 hospital ventilators the automaker plans to build -- largely by han [...] Read full article: GM to start ventilator production this w...→

Coppell Company Pivots Production to Make Medical Face Shields

Coppell Company Pivots Production to Make Medical Face Shields

Insul-Fab has a sprawling factory in Coppell that is usually busy making things the public doesn’t see, like insulation, foams and adhesives. But now, the comp [...] Read full article: Coppell Company Pivots Production to Mak...→

Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagues Ford's Ventilator Production

Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagues Ford's Ventilator Production

While Ford and GE Healthcare plan to ramp up production of ventilators, the corporations lack adequate supply categories. Read full article: Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagu...→

San Diego Company Among Ventilator Manufacturers Covered by Trump Order - Times of San Diego

The San Diego-based medical equipment company ResMed Inc. was among six manufacturers directed to facilitate the supply of materials needed to produce ventilat [...] Read full article: San Diego Company Among Ventilator Manuf...→

Trump uses Defense Production Act to streamline ventilator supply chain for manufacturers

Trump uses Defense Production Act to streamline ventilator supply chain for manufacturers

President Donald Trump invoked again the Defense Production Act on Thursday to streamline the supply chain for manufacturers can speed up production as the num [...] Read full article: Trump uses Defense Production Act to str...→

Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Receive 'Sneaky' Surprise From Philadelphia-Based Sneaker Company

Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Receive 'Sneaky' Surprise From Philadelphia-Based Sneaker Company

In the battle against the coronavirus, doctors and nurses are working endless hours on their feet. It can be grueling, but a Philadelphia-based sneaker company [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Rece...→

As Lowell sewing company shifts into mask production, community says thank you

As Lowell sewing company shifts into mask production, community says thank you

“Anyone who’s an essential employee, no matter what they’re doing, deserves our gratitude because they don’t have the luxury to stay home." Read full article: As Lowell sewing company shifts into mas...→

Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp up ventilator production: Goal is 60 per hour

Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp up ventilator production: Goal is 60 per hour

Ford Motors' partnership with General Electric (GE) and Airon Corp. to build 50,000 new ventilators in the fight against coronavirus is in service to the first [...] Read full article: Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp ...→

Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Production to Face Masks Amid Shortage of Medical Equipment

Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Production to Face Masks Amid Shortage of Medical Equipment

Workers at Faulker Plastics re-purposed and reprogrammed their machines to start producing face shields. The first order, which was completed last week, went t [...] Read full article: Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Produ...→

CEO of orthodontic company producing masks, ventilator parts: 'We all got to do our part'

CEO of orthodontic company producing masks, ventilator parts: 'We all got to do our part'

The CEO of orthodontics company byte said the company will be producing masks and ventilator parts amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: CEO of orthodontic company producing mas...→

Production company for HBO show 'I Know This Much Is True' being sued for on-set fire: docs

Production company for HBO show 'I Know This Much Is True' being sued for on-set fire: docs

An automobile dealership has filed a lawsuit against the company behind HBO's "I Know This Much Is True" after a fire caused damage to the property.  Read full article: Production company for HBO show 'I Know ...→

Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and logo, company says current brand based on racial stereotype

Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and logo, company says current brand based on racial stereotype

PepsiCo, the parent company of Quaker Oats, says it will completely rebrand its line of Aunt Jemima pancake mix and syrup — including changing the name and log [...] Read full article: Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and...→

Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powder Over Salmonella Concerns

Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powder Over Salmonella Concerns

The curry powder was sold at stores in Jamaica and Jackson Heights, Queens, and in the Bronx as well. Read full article: Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powde...→

Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Receives $2.7M Grant From CARES Act

Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Receives $2.7M Grant From CARES Act

Clay Lacy Aviation, a private jet company operating out of Van Nuys Airport, has reportedly received a $2.7 million grant through the CARES Act. Read full article: Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Recei...→

U of I emergency ventilator will go into production

A team developed the device in about a week. “This was a project on light speed.” Read full article: U of I emergency ventilator will go into...→

Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shields to Help Businesses, Offices

Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shields to Help Businesses, Offices

It works just like a projector screen, except it’s see-through, made of vinyl, and created for protection from COVID-19. “They’re presenting it to schools, to [...] Read full article: Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shield...→

FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavirus test kit created by Massachusetts-based company

FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavirus test kit created by Massachusetts-based company

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued an Emergency Use Authorization for a rapid diagnostic, gene-editing tool in detecting the coronavirus. Read full article: FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavir...→

Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alkami Looking To Grow

Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alkami Looking To Grow

Alkami is a tech company focusing on design and implementing software systems for digital banking. Read full article: Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alk...→

Coronavirus vaccine from China-based biotech company protects monkeys from COVID-19: study

Coronavirus vaccine from China-based biotech company protects monkeys from COVID-19: study

Although there is no known scientific cure for the disease known as COVID-19, researchers in China claim to have protected monkeys from getting infected, the f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine from China-based bio...→

GM CEO says suppliers have

GM CEO says suppliers have "moved mountains" as companies ramp up ventilator production

"I have to think this is one for the record books," General Motors CEO Mary Barra said when asked if the automaker had ever undertaken such a large project thi [...] Read full article: GM CEO says suppliers have "moved mounta...→

St. Paul-based company will produce 100,000 face shields a day for health-care workers

St. Paul-based company will produce 100,000 face shields a day for health-care workers

In a sign of the times, a St. Paul-based company has now shifted to producing personal protection equipment for healthcare workers. Until recently — very recen [...] Read full article: St. Paul-based company will produce 100,...→

Car company designs ventilator using windshield wiper motor for COVID-19 treatment

Car company designs ventilator using windshield wiper motor for COVID-19 treatment

Spanish automaker SEAT has quickly developed a ventilator for the coronavirus fight that uses car parts and is being built on one of its automotive assembly li [...] Read full article: Car company designs ventilator using win...→

FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to up ventilator production in Italy

FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to up ventilator production in Italy

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced it is partnering with Siare Engineering – a specialist manufacturer of medical equipment – to increase production of ve [...] Read full article: FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to...→

Trump uses Defense Production Act to get supplies to ventilator makers

Trump uses Defense Production Act to get supplies to ventilator makers

President Trump on Thursday invoked wartime-production powers to “facilitate the supply of materials” to select companies that are making life-saving ventilato [...] Read full article: Trump uses Defense Production Act to get...→

Company flooded with orders for helmet ventilators calls for government assistance to 'scale up' production

Company flooded with orders for helmet ventilators calls for government assistance to 'scale up' production

The owner of Sea Long Medical Systems said on Thursday that the flood of ventilator mask orders at his company requires a “scaling up” of production to meet th [...] Read full article: Company flooded with orders for helmet v...→

Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilator production amid shortages at hospitals

Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilator production amid shortages at hospitals

Scott Whitaker, president and CEO of AdvaMed, said the health technology company is ramping up the production of ventilators to fight the coronavirus outbreak Read full article: Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilat...→

True Value's Cary plant ramping up production of hand sanitizer

True Value's Cary plant ramping up production of hand sanitizer

True Value Co. is converting part of its paint manufacturing plant in Carty to begin production of hand sanitzier and cleaning products in response to the coro [...] Read full article: True Value's Cary plant ramping up produ...→

North Texas Company Offering Ventilator Alternatives

North Texas Company Offering Ventilator Alternatives

The nationwide shortage of ventilators has put the spotlight on a North Texas company that offers an alternative. Read full article: North Texas Company Offering Ventilator ...→

UC San Diego researchers and Orange County-based medical diagnostic company Flux [...]

UC San Diego researchers and Orange County-based medical diagnostic company Fluxergy have taken the next step toward getting a high-speed test for COVID-19 ava [...] Read full article: UC San Diego researchers and Orange Coun...→

California Ramps Up Ventilator Production as Coronavirus Cases Increase - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expressing confidence that California has the capacity to produce enough ventilators to blunt the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California Ramps Up Ventilator Productio...→

Loveland-based company sees orders for its all-electric powertrains soar

Loveland-based company sees orders for its all-electric powertrains soar

Lightning Systems, which designs and manufactures all-electric powertrains for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, has expanded its workforce and its plant. And t [...] Read full article: Loveland-based company sees orders for i...→

Production company for HBO show 'I Know This Much Is True' being sued for on-set fire: docs

Production company for HBO show 'I Know This Much Is True' being sued for on-set fire: docs

An automobile dealership has filed a lawsuit against the company behind HBO's "I Know This Much Is True" after a fire caused damage to the property.  Read full article: Production company for HBO show 'I Know ...→

J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robot releases 20-page employee guide on practicing anti-racism

J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robot releases 20-page employee guide on practicing anti-racism

Director J.J. Abrams’ production company, Bad Robot, released a 20-page guide to help its employees practice anti-racism. Read full article: J.J. Abrams' production company Bad Robo...→

Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and logo, company says current brand based on racial stereotype

Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and logo, company says current brand based on racial stereotype

PepsiCo, the parent company of Quaker Oats, says it will completely rebrand its line of Aunt Jemima pancake mix and syrup — including changing the name and log [...] Read full article: Reports: Aunt Jemima to get new name and...→

WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs, end of ‘Sound Opinions’ production agreement

WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs, end of ‘Sound Opinions’ production agreement

Chicago Public Media, parent company of WBEZ-FM 91.5, announced 12 layoffs Tuesday and said WBEZ will no longer produce “Sound Opinions.” Read full article: WBEZ parent company announces 12 layoffs...→

Boeing has resumed production of its beleaguered 737 Max planes, the company sai [...]

Boeing has resumed production of its beleaguered 737 Max planes, the company said Wednesday.  Boeing halted production of the jetliners in January as a worldwi [...] Read full article: Boeing has resumed production of its bel...→

Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powder Over Salmonella Concerns

Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powder Over Salmonella Concerns

The curry powder was sold at stores in Jamaica and Jackson Heights, Queens, and in the Bronx as well. Read full article: Queens-Based Company Recalls Curry Powde...→

HHS announces $354M contract with Virginia-based company to make coronavirus drugs in US

HHS announces $354M contract with Virginia-based company to make coronavirus drugs in US

The Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday announced it has signed a $354 million four-year contract with a Virginia-based company to expand pharma [...] Read full article: HHS announces $354M contract with Virgin...→

Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Receives $2.7M Grant From CARES Act

Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Receives $2.7M Grant From CARES Act

Clay Lacy Aviation, a private jet company operating out of Van Nuys Airport, has reportedly received a $2.7 million grant through the CARES Act. Read full article: Van Nuys-Based Private Jet Company Recei...→

U of I emergency ventilator slated for production

The emergency ventilator was developed by a team of about 50 engineers, doctors and others in about a week. The device will be manufactured by Belkin, a consum [...] Read full article: U of I emergency ventilator slated for p...→

U of I emergency ventilator will go into production

A team developed the device in about a week. “This was a project on light speed.” Read full article: U of I emergency ventilator will go into...→

Production Company Says Studios Can Get Back to Work Safely With New Measures

Production Company Says Studios Can Get Back to Work Safely With New Measures

The film and television industry is one of the many industries, employing tens of thousands of people, on hold during the coronavirus pandemic. But now, a Burb [...] Read full article: Production Company Says Studios Can Get ...→

Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shields to Help Businesses, Offices

Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shields to Help Businesses, Offices

It works just like a projector screen, except it’s see-through, made of vinyl, and created for protection from COVID-19. “They’re presenting it to schools, to [...] Read full article: Miami-Based Company Creates Clear Shield...→

Reese Witherspoon's production company on how movies, TV may look post-COVID-19

Reese Witherspoon's production company on how movies, TV may look post-COVID-19

"CBS Sunday Morning" Preview: The actress-producer's media company Hello Sunshine ponders filming in a pandemic: "The thing we're most confused about is love s [...] Read full article: Reese Witherspoon's production company o...→

FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavirus test kit created by Massachusetts-based company

FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavirus test kit created by Massachusetts-based company

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued an Emergency Use Authorization for a rapid diagnostic, gene-editing tool in detecting the coronavirus. Read full article: FDA OKs emergency approval for coronavir...→

Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alkami Looking To Grow

Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alkami Looking To Grow

Alkami is a tech company focusing on design and implementing software systems for digital banking. Read full article: Now Hiring: Plano-Based Tech Company Alk...→

Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production honored by Pence

Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production honored by Pence

Vice President Mike Pence honored a General Motors employee who delayed retirement to help with ventilator production amid the coronavirus pandemic plaguing th [...] Read full article: Indiana GM worker who delayed retirement...→

Coronavirus vaccine from China-based biotech company protects monkeys from COVID-19: study

Coronavirus vaccine from China-based biotech company protects monkeys from COVID-19: study

Although there is no known scientific cure for the disease known as COVID-19, researchers in China claim to have protected monkeys from getting infected, the f [...] Read full article: Coronavirus vaccine from China-based bio...→

LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions Of Masks For People In Need

LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions Of Masks For People In Need

Los Angeles based clothing company Bella Canvas Alo Yoga manufactures millions of garments each week but it's now using its material to make millions of masks [...] Read full article: LA Based Clothing Company Makes Millions...→

Executives discuss ventilator production

Executives discuss ventilator production

"I have to think this is one for the record books," General Motors CEO Mary Barra said when asked if the automaker had ever undertaken such a large project thi [...] Read full article: Executives discuss ventilator production...→

GM CEO says suppliers have

GM CEO says suppliers have "moved mountains" as companies ramp up ventilator production

"I have to think this is one for the record books," General Motors CEO Mary Barra said when asked if the automaker had ever undertaken such a large project thi [...] Read full article: GM CEO says suppliers have "moved mounta...→

3 employees of Elgin-based nut company test positive for COVID-19

3 employees of Elgin-based nut company test positive for COVID-19

Three cases of COVID-19 were reported among employees of nut company John B. Sanfilippo & Sons, including two at its main plant in Elgin. Read full article: 3 employees of Elgin-based nut company t...→

St. Paul-based company will produce 100,000 face shields a day for health-care workers

St. Paul-based company will produce 100,000 face shields a day for health-care workers

In a sign of the times, a St. Paul-based company has now shifted to producing personal protection equipment for healthcare workers. Until recently — very recen [...] Read full article: St. Paul-based company will produce 100,...→

GM to start ventilator production this week

The federal government will pay about the price of a Chevrolet Spark for each of the 30,000 hospital ventilators the automaker plans to build -- largely by han [...] Read full article: GM to start ventilator production this w...→

Car company designs ventilator using windshield wiper motor for COVID-19 treatment

Car company designs ventilator using windshield wiper motor for COVID-19 treatment

Spanish automaker SEAT has quickly developed a ventilator for the coronavirus fight that uses car parts and is being built on one of its automotive assembly li [...] Read full article: Car company designs ventilator using win...→

Coppell Company Pivots Production to Make Medical Face Shields

Coppell Company Pivots Production to Make Medical Face Shields

Insul-Fab has a sprawling factory in Coppell that is usually busy making things the public doesn’t see, like insulation, foams and adhesives. But now, the comp [...] Read full article: Coppell Company Pivots Production to Mak...→

Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagues Ford's Ventilator Production

Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagues Ford's Ventilator Production

While Ford and GE Healthcare plan to ramp up production of ventilators, the corporations lack adequate supply categories. Read full article: Supply Shortage Sourced from China Plagu...→

FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to up ventilator production in Italy

FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to up ventilator production in Italy

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced it is partnering with Siare Engineering – a specialist manufacturer of medical equipment – to increase production of ve [...] Read full article: FCA partnering with Siare Engineering to...→

San Diego Company Among Ventilator Manufacturers Covered by Trump Order - Times of San Diego

The San Diego-based medical equipment company ResMed Inc. was among six manufacturers directed to facilitate the supply of materials needed to produce ventilat [...] Read full article: San Diego Company Among Ventilator Manuf...→

Trump uses Defense Production Act to get supplies to ventilator makers

Trump uses Defense Production Act to get supplies to ventilator makers

President Trump on Thursday invoked wartime-production powers to “facilitate the supply of materials” to select companies that are making life-saving ventilato [...] Read full article: Trump uses Defense Production Act to get...→

Trump uses Defense Production Act to streamline ventilator supply chain for manufacturers

Trump uses Defense Production Act to streamline ventilator supply chain for manufacturers

President Donald Trump invoked again the Defense Production Act on Thursday to streamline the supply chain for manufacturers can speed up production as the num [...] Read full article: Trump uses Defense Production Act to str...→

Company flooded with orders for helmet ventilators calls for government assistance to 'scale up' production

Company flooded with orders for helmet ventilators calls for government assistance to 'scale up' production

The owner of Sea Long Medical Systems said on Thursday that the flood of ventilator mask orders at his company requires a “scaling up” of production to meet th [...] Read full article: Company flooded with orders for helmet v...→

Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Receive 'Sneaky' Surprise From Philadelphia-Based Sneaker Company

Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Receive 'Sneaky' Surprise From Philadelphia-Based Sneaker Company

In the battle against the coronavirus, doctors and nurses are working endless hours on their feet. It can be grueling, but a Philadelphia-based sneaker company [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Latest: Medical Workers Rece...→

Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilator production amid shortages at hospitals

Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilator production amid shortages at hospitals

Scott Whitaker, president and CEO of AdvaMed, said the health technology company is ramping up the production of ventilators to fight the coronavirus outbreak Read full article: Health company AdvaMed ramps up ventilat...→

As Lowell sewing company shifts into mask production, community says thank you

As Lowell sewing company shifts into mask production, community says thank you

“Anyone who’s an essential employee, no matter what they’re doing, deserves our gratitude because they don’t have the luxury to stay home." Read full article: As Lowell sewing company shifts into mas...→

True Value's Cary plant ramping up production of hand sanitizer

True Value's Cary plant ramping up production of hand sanitizer

True Value Co. is converting part of its paint manufacturing plant in Carty to begin production of hand sanitzier and cleaning products in response to the coro [...] Read full article: True Value's Cary plant ramping up produ...→

Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp up ventilator production: Goal is 60 per hour

Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp up ventilator production: Goal is 60 per hour

Ford Motors' partnership with General Electric (GE) and Airon Corp. to build 50,000 new ventilators in the fight against coronavirus is in service to the first [...] Read full article: Ford VP on collaborative effort to ramp ...→

North Texas Company Offering Ventilator Alternatives

North Texas Company Offering Ventilator Alternatives

The nationwide shortage of ventilators has put the spotlight on a North Texas company that offers an alternative. Read full article: North Texas Company Offering Ventilator ...→

Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Production to Face Masks Amid Shortage of Medical Equipment

Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Production to Face Masks Amid Shortage of Medical Equipment

Workers at Faulker Plastics re-purposed and reprogrammed their machines to start producing face shields. The first order, which was completed last week, went t [...] Read full article: Plastics Company in Hialeah Shifts Produ...→

UC San Diego researchers and Orange County-based medical diagnostic company Flux [...]

UC San Diego researchers and Orange County-based medical diagnostic company Fluxergy have taken the next step toward getting a high-speed test for COVID-19 ava [...] Read full article: UC San Diego researchers and Orange Coun...→

CEO of orthodontic company producing masks, ventilator parts: 'We all got to do our part'

CEO of orthodontic company producing masks, ventilator parts: 'We all got to do our part'

The CEO of orthodontics company byte said the company will be producing masks and ventilator parts amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: CEO of orthodontic company producing mas...→

California Ramps Up Ventilator Production as Coronavirus Cases Increase - Times of San Diego

Gov. Gavin Newsom is expressing confidence that California has the capacity to produce enough ventilators to blunt the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: California Ramps Up Ventilator Productio...→