SDI (Strategic Distribution Inc.), a provider of MRO supply chain management services, announced the appointment of Philip Flynt as vice president, CFO and treasurer.
Böwe Bell + Howell and Emtex Software have signed an agreement to offer complete, end-to-end automated document factory (ADF) solutions. The combination of Böwe Bell + Howell's enterprise production and integrity solutions with Emtex print output management systems will enable companies to integrate ADF capabilities into any print and mail environment.
Day International introduced a new sales and technical support organization designed to enhance customer support and service. The appointments in the new organization include: Mark Barrington, senior vice president/sales and marketing, Image Transfer Group; Greg Johnson, vice president/sales, key accounts; Mike Neroni, vice president/marketing and national accounts; Al Strake, director, channel sales; Dennis Florek, director, applications group; Terry Brady, director of sales, Northeast region; and Jeff Balcer, director of sales, Southeast region.
Lynne Gehrke and Thomas Garms have joined the managerial team at Base-Line Inc. Previously vice president of procurement with ABDick, Gehrke will act as Base-Line's vice president of operations. Garms was named director of national accounts for Base-Line. Prior to joining Base-Line, Garms was a senior area manager for BBA Fiberweb's national accounts.
Stora Enso has awarded $1 million to implement six innovative energy conservation projects within its North American operations for 2005. Once implemented, the six projects reportedly will not only provide a financial return on the initial investment in less than 10 months, they will also result in significant reductions in fossil fuel usage and positive impacts on the environment.
The Association of Graphic Communications (AGC) has honored Benny Landa, HP strategic advisor and founder of the HP Indigo division, with the Power of Communications Award for Innovation & Technology.
Bobst Group has entered into an agreement with Gerber Innovations (a division of Gerber Scientific) to distribute the Gerber Profile die tool production system.