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MHI Thermal Systems Receives '2021 Minister of the Environment Award for Climate Action' for 'Q-ton Circulation' Air-to-Water Heat Pump

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 8:04am

The award ceremony will take place on December 8 at the Tokyo Big Sight exhibition hall.

Key Points: 
  • The award ceremony will take place on December 8 at the Tokyo Big Sight exhibition hall.
  • The Ministry of the Environment accolade marks the fourth award bestowed on the Q-ton Circulation.
  • In 2019, the new heat pump received the 47th Technology Award from the Japan Society of Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (JSRAE).
  • The 2021 award is MHI Thermal Systems' second to date: in 2019, the company received an Environment Minister's Award for Global Warming Prevention Activity for its centrifugal chiller ETI-Z Series that adopt a low-GWP refrigerant.

Ficomirrors Selects HPE GreenLake to Power Flexible Production Line and Improve Competitiveness

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 10:00am

Ficomirrors, an automotive global supplier to automakers worldwide, has selected the HPE GreenLake edge-to-cloud platform to improve production efficiency and power a flexible manufacturing system.

Key Points: 
  • Ficomirrors, an automotive global supplier to automakers worldwide, has selected the HPE GreenLake edge-to-cloud platform to improve production efficiency and power a flexible manufacturing system.
  • Given Ficomirrors unique requirements, Infomex recommended the HPE GreenLake platform as the best fit to meet both reliability and flexibility requirements.
  • HPE GreenLake enables customers to avoid large-scale investments thanks to a flexible IT consumption model delivered at the customers specified location.
  • The HPE GreenLake business is rapidly growing with over $5.2 billion USD in total contract value and 900 partners selling HPE GreenLake.

Industrial Development Bureau, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Taiwan: With Its Capability to Integrate Various ITC Technologies, Taiwan Has Become a Trusted Partner in the Southeast Asian Supply Chain for Smart Meters

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 7:45am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211019006290/en/
    With Its Capability to Integrate Various ITC Technologies, Taiwan Has Become a Trusted Partner in the Southeast Asian Supply Chain for Smart Meters
    Southeast Asia has emerged as a major regional market for smart grid solutions in recent years.
  • To realize its smart grid vision, Malaysia is aiming for the total adoption of smart meters by 2026.
  • Achieving this target means that an estimated 9.1 million households across the country will be fitted with a smart meter.
  • In sum, Taiwan can become a trusted partner in the global smart grid supply chain.

Acer Expands Antimicrobial Product Portfolio

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 2:45pm

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Acer announced that it has expanded its antimicrobial product portfolio to multiple product lines, covering both consumer and commercial audiences. From TravelMate laptops for those in the office to Enduro Urban devices for outdoor lovers, plus a host of accessories like a Works With Chromebook certified keyboard and mouse set, antimicrobial devices are now available to a significantly wider range of users.

Key Points: 
  • Acer has expanded its antimicrobial product portfolio to a wide range of categories, including laptops, displays, accessories and apparel
    The Acer Enduro Urban N3 laptop and Enduro Urban T3 tablet are durable antimicrobial devices designed for people who are regularly out and about, rain or shine
    The Acer VE246Q antimicrobial monitor features a 23.6-inch FHD VA display that is both eye-friendly and earth-friendly, holding certifications such as ENERGY STAR, TCO and EPEAT
    TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Acer announced that it has expanded its antimicrobial product portfolio to multiple product lines, covering both consumer and commercial audiences.
  • Acer and the Acer logo are registered trademarks of Acer Inc. Other trademarks, registered trademarks, and/or service marks, indicated or otherwise, are the property of their respective owners.
  • All antimicrobial solutions including Antimicrobial Corning Gorilla Glass and silver ion antimicrobial technology do not claim to protect users or provide any direct or implied health-benefit.
  • Products featuring Acer Antimicrobial 360 Design have implemented the antimicrobial solutions on high-touch surfaces and most of the exterior area.

Jergens, Inc. Named 2021 Recipient of the NorthCoast 99 Award

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 8:30pm

NorthCoast 99 is an awards program that honors 99 great Northeast Ohio workplaces for top talent.

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  • NorthCoast 99 is an awards program that honors 99 great Northeast Ohio workplaces for top talent.
  • NorthCoast 99 consists of an application that collects information on organizational HR practices and an event that celebrates top-performing companies.
  • "The entire Jergens Team is excited to be selected again as a winner of the 2021 NorthCoast 99 Award.
  • The business of today has been built on the foundation of generations of the Jergens family making it possible to win the 2021 NorthCoast 99 Award.

JIS Distribution LLC. Purchases Assets of Erie Tool & Supply Co.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 9:00pm

is pleased to announce that it has acquired the principal assets of Erie Tool & Supply Co. of Toledo, Ohio.

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  • is pleased to announce that it has acquired the principal assets of Erie Tool & Supply Co. of Toledo, Ohio.
  • This acquisition allows JIS to build its reputation as the largest, most technically advanced industrial distributor in Ohio as together, Erie Tool & Supply Co. and JIS have over 150 years of distribution experience.
  • JIS is excited to get to know the Erie Tool & Supply Co. family and intends to work hard to support their customers and goals.
  • About Erie Tool & Supply Co.
    Erie Tool & Supply Co. has been serving customers for over 80 years in Western Ohio.

Exploring Every Terrain: Taiwan Excellence to Showcase Outdoor Industry Pioneers at the Outdoor Retailer Summer 2021

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 8:01pm

Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), Taiwans leading trade promotion organization, is set to exhibit a multitude of innovative outdoor products, coming straight from Taiwans industry-leading brands, at the Outdoor Retailer Summer 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), Taiwans leading trade promotion organization, is set to exhibit a multitude of innovative outdoor products, coming straight from Taiwans industry-leading brands, at the Outdoor Retailer Summer 2021.
  • TAITRA will showcase 10 Taiwan Excellence award-winners featuring innovative products for cycling, camping, triathlons, hiking and travel.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210811005789/en/
    TAITRA Showcases 10 Taiwan Excellence Award-Winners Featuring Innovative Products For Cycling, Camping, Triathlons, Hiking, And Travel At Outdoor Retailer Summer 2021.
  • At the Outdoor Retailer Summer Tradeshow, these brands hope to secure closer collaborations with potential partners from around the world.