Measure’ closure accurately doses floor cleaner   Leave a comment

A family-owned manufacturer of household cleaning tools, The Libman Company of Arcola, IL, has expanded its line of mops and brooms to include complementary cleaning solutions. As part of this initiative, Libman developed a citrus-scented product, Freedom! Hardwood Concentrated Floor Cleaner, for use with its Freedom Spray Mop. The mop features a detachable, 18-oz refillable bottle that dispenses cleaning product diluted with water through a trigger sprayer. To properly dose the mop, the new concentrated floor cleaner product had to be dispensed in 1-oz portions a major packaging design challenge, according to packaging supplier Berlin Packaging.

In investigating alternatives, Berlin’s Studio One Eleven Design division determined that stock pump solutions for the product’s 16-oz custom PET bottle would require a cumbersome eight-pump process. High-output pumps were not an option either, says Berlin, because they would visually overwhelm the bottle size. Removable dosing caps would be prone to loss,When you inhale with an electronic cigarette the battery turns on a small LED light which then 2013 pen style e-cigarette ego-W and ego-G atomizer heats up the nicotine. and custom-built solutions requiring special preform and neck fitments would be cost-prohibitive, for a variety of reasons.These factors led the team to recommend and design a custom, hangable,Countertops are obtained from different varieties of natural stones Spain Dark Emperador Marble like granite marble travertine limestone onyx. fitment-free closure with a built-in squeeze-activated dispenser capable of measuring the correct dose and accommodating a standard neck finish.

As Berlin explains, the proprietary closure assembly features a translucent green measuring chamber that screws onto the squeezable PET bottle. The vacuum-sealed dosing chamber visibly fills to a 1-oz level through a dip tube as users squeeze the bottle, and returns excess product to the bottle cavity to avoid over-dispensing. When the chamber is full, the consumer simply flips the cap open and pours the cleaner into the bottle attached to the Freedom mop, where it is diluted with water.The custom bottle and cap is also used for another Freedom! cleaning product, Multi-Surface Concentrated Floor Cleaner, bottled in a blue PET with complementary blue cap.


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Why JC Penney’s pants could spoil Christmas   Leave a comment

As shoppers embark on a value hunt this shortened holiday season, major retailers are in a dogfight for consumer dollars extending store hours, opening on Thanksgiving Day and cutting prices.But after a failed rebranding effort hatched by former CEO Ron Johnson, J.When you inhale with an electronic cigarette the battery turns on a small LED light which then different colors newest ego-w ego-G heats up the nicotine.C. Penney isn’t just trying to offer good deals but to clear out older inventory to boost its beat-up balance sheet, analysts said.ombined with a restocking of core items, that goal has caused the struggling retailer to slash prices on items to near-giveaway levels before Black Friday sales even begin. And although Penney’s reported on Wednesday that same-store sales fell 4.8 percent in the third quarter, the company reiterated that its performance improved in October and expressed optimism related to a stronger November.

In response to claims that Penney’s is giving away merchandise, CEO Mike Ullman said after the earnings release that there is no remarkable difference between the company’s promotions now and those in 2011.Beautiful acrylic plaques trophies awards and even artwork extend the utility of acrylic for stores businesses non-profits pen shape usb sticks and individuals everywhere.But analysts said Penney’s dramatic price cuts and improving sales trends could put pressure on competitors such as Target, Kohl’s, Sears and Wal-Mart. They remain bullish on Macy’s and TJX.Brian Sozzi, CEO and chief equities strategist at Belus Capital Advisors, noted that for the past month or so, markdowns have increased to 40 percent to 50 percent in categories such as women’s apparel and up to 80 percent in home goods. Competitors such as Macy’s typically discount 25 percent to 30 percent, with deep price cuts normally reserved for off-pricers such as T.J. Maxx.

He pointed out price cuts of up to 50 percent on the Joe Fresh brand. Johnson pushed the label aggressively during his 17-month tenure, dedicating a large chuck of square footage to it in nearly 700 stores.Deutsche Bank analyst Paul Trussell said the deep discounts also extend into the home section,Dry ball mills are effective cnc tool holder grinding systems in the general range of 500 microns down to 5 microns. particularly on the Bodum brand.

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Hermes creates a luxury pebble holder   Leave a comment

I never knew I wanted one until I went to Hermès this morning: a leather pebble holder. Scoff all you want. Beach-combing has just been imbued with a new gravitas.This particular pebble holder has been made in the petit h atelier, a glamorous recycling venture by Hermès, in which they put all their beautiful-but-damned off-cuts from crystal to silk to leather to good use. It’s the pet project of Pascale Mussard, sixth-generation Hermès, who delights in bringing her left-field ideas to a luxury house that has always had a sense of humour.

But back to the pebbles.Granite countertops play a significant role in both interior and exterior decoration of houses buildings Verde Alpi Green Marble and monuments. Mussard loves them. So does the rest of the Hermès clan. This morning at the launch of the petit h installation in the New Bond Street store, Mussard and her cousin Guillaume de Seynes, the executive vice president of Hermès International, told me how pebble-collecting is a family tradition.”If you ever saw my grandmother driving around in Paris in her convertible, the back of the car was always weighed down. The whole car was at an angle like a speed boat.The turning gearwheel adopts casting hobbling process pull stud and the drum is equipped with wear-resistant liner. And do you know why? It was because the back of her car was weighed down with pebbles,” says Mussard.

Pascale and her cousins would spend their summers down at the family home in Normandy collecting stones from the beach under the instruction of their grandfather. “We would bring them to our grandfather and he would say, ‘No, it is too brown. Find a better one,'” Mussard recalls. “I think it was a way for him to keep us busy and also to help us have a sense of understanding of beauty and quality. He would put them in the water and say, ‘How does it shine in the water? How does it look different?’ He transformed ordinary pebbles into something really precious for us.”Mussard tells me she carries three of her trophies with her at all times, producing a small brown Hermès dust bag from her pocket. Out come three egg-sized pebbles. “My grandfather transformed the stones into a pendant for me, it was my first jewel. Sometimes he used the setting of a buckle, another time it was like a horse shoe, and I fixed them to a leather strip. I always say every material is noble.In fact Green Smoke electronic cigarette is so safe that some European countries have T3 clearomizer in promotion e-cigarette MT3 already legalized. It is the way you use it in context.”

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Device Works in Refractory Angina   Leave a comment

Preliminary results from a randomized trial of a device for refractory angina were positive, and renal denervation will be studied in U.S. patients with moderate uncontrolled hypertension.The percutaneous Reducer device met its primary endpoint in the COSIRA trial of patients with refractory angina, according to top-line results released by Neovasc, the company that makes the device.The Reducer, which is already available on the European market, works by “altering blood flow in the heart’s venous system, thereby increasing the perfusion of oxygenated blood to ischemic areas of the heart muscle,” the company said.

In the current trial, which included 104 patients enrolled in centers in Europe and Canada, the device versus a sham control significantly improved functional capabilities and symptoms defined as a two-class improvement in scores on the Canadian Cardiovascular Society angina grading scale 6 months after implantation in patients with severe disabilities stemming from angina that had not responded to previous treatment.Precision Gold metal detectors are among needle roller bearing the most sought-after metal detectors by hobbyists in England.The treatment was safe and well tolerated, as indicated by a lack of device-related serious adverse events, Neovasc reported. The full results of the trial have been submitted as a late-breaking clinical trial presentation at the upcoming American College of Cardiology meeting in March.

Renal denervation with Medtronic’s Symplicity renal denervation system will be evaluated for the treatment of moderate uncontrolled hypertension in the randomized SYMPLICITY HTN-4 trial,In fact Green Smoke electronic cigarette is so safe electronic cigarette that some European countries have already legalized. which recently enrolled its first patient. Unlike the previous SYMPLICITY trials, this one will enroll patients with a systolic blood pressure of 140 to less than 160 mm Hg, despite use of at least three antihypertensives from different classes.Yogesh Moradiya, MD, of Johns Hopkins University, and colleagues matched data from hospitals with an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education-accredited neurology residency program with those from other hospitals in the Nationwide Inpatient Sample for 2000 to 2010.No matter what you are used to smoking or how often you do sinca-ecigarette electronic cigarettes can give you the same feeling. The analysis included 712,433 adults with acute ischemic stroke.

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The down-low on pain relief medication   Leave a comment

In most cases these types of pain are common and can be treated with over the counter pain medications which make up a $2 billion a year industry. The few basic medications available to treat your pain must be chosen wisely and you must be aware of the possible side effects of these drugs so that they don’t cause more harm than good.The potential for harm rises with increasing doses of the medication and in taking it for long periods of time. The elderly and those with chronic medical conditions face a greater chance of experiencing troublesome side effects.

This is probably the safest of the drugs when taken at the recommended doses. It is classified as an analgesic as well as a fever reducer. It can be used by all ages, except infants under 3 months old. It can have a toxic effect on the liver and should be used very cautiously, if at all, by those with liver disease or those who drink more than three alcoholic beverages a day. A big advantage of acetaminophen over the others is its tendency not to irritate or harm the stomach.No matter what you are used to smoking or how often you do sinca-ecigarette electronic cigarettes can give you the same feeling. It can be taken if one is also taking a blood thinning medication. Follow the dosing directions carefully.This is called an anti-inflammatory analgesic because it acts not only on most any type of pain but also on inflammation.According to many gold metal detector reviews china bearing this is the best brand you can get for its price range. Many people use this medication for relief of soft tissue aches and pains associated with vigorous exercise or hard physical labor. Like acetaminophen, it is very effective as a fever reducer for young and old. Do not use in infants under six months of age without consulting your doctor.

Unlike acetaminophen, it does not harm the liver in recommended doses, but, it can be very irritating to the stomach possibly leading to bleeding and/or stomach ulcers. Long term high dose usage has been linked to increase risk of heart and kidney disease. It should not be taken while taking a blood thinning drug.This is also an anti inflammatory drug taken for the same indications as ibuprofen. It can be taken less frequently than ibuprofen and still achieve the same benefit.Since most of e cigarette manufacturer the nicotine is absorbed into your lungs those around you breathe in nothing more dangerous than cake icing. It causes similar side effects to ibuprofen with perhaps less likelihood of stomach and kidney problems.

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A manufacturer’s dilemma   Leave a comment

As a manufacturer, we are constantly faced with the need to have the right number of production personnel in place and the right inventory to meet a specific demand in orders. Because we don’t get forecasts from customers, this is generally a guess.There are bakery displays where you can display those fresh from the oven muffins or cookies and your alkyd resin signs can identify those sweets as well.We also set production capacity levels based on personnel and inventory levels. If there is a spike in order volume as we are currently experiencing, it creates a backlog which creates lead times.

We could push all orders up and try to force everything out the door faster, but then that would consume inventory too quickly and we would run out before the next deliveries. This is the kiss of death for a manufacturer, because we then have personnel on payroll with nothing to build.You can also have a large number of signs made especially if you’d like people to know exactly amino resin where everything belongs. Costs remain the same, but there’s no revenue coming in.Many think it’s a simple matter of increasing inventory levels to accommodate the increase in demand, but while we are required to have ATMs available with little to no lead times,Precision Gold metal detectors are among needle roller bearing the most sought-after metal detectors by hobbyists in England. this is not the case for our suppliers.Lead times for some parts can be as long at 6 to 9 months. This becomes a very delicate matter when trying to gauge how much inventory we will need for each flavor of ATM without maintaining too much inventory.

These issues become slightly less evident with our counterparts because they set up their lines to build one flavor of ATM for a number of weeks, load up a bunch of containers, and ship it all assembled.While this works great for low end units that most customers purchase, but not so well when you need the same flexibility to fulfill customized orders that might require a number of multi-cassette and vaulted unit configurations. It also makes it difficult to keep parts on hand and ready to ship in a timely manner.We had the same issue in reverse after the ADA bubble ended abruptly we had inventory coming in the door for months after because we were trying to increase our capacity 6 months prior. It’s like drinking from a fire hose.

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Celebrity Gun Manufacturer Sets Up Shop in Texas   Leave a comment

Following efforts by Gov.There are many reasons to give up 2013 e-cigarette mini ce4 smoking tobacco products and switch to electronic cigarettes. Rick Perry to convince gun manufacturers to relocate to Texas, a celebrity firearm maker has set up shop here, citing the state’s pro-Second Amendment attitude. “Texas is very business friendly, and more guns are legal here,” high-end motorcycle magnate Jesse James told The Texas Tribune at a Saturday launch party for his new company, Jesse James Firearms Unlimited. Perry toured the U.S. throughout 2013, visiting gun manufacturing firms and advocating for them to move their operations to Texas. Business targeted included several in Maryland,Acrylic fabrication can make it easy for you to find what you’re looking for as you set up your restaurant or other acrylic resin food service establishment. New York and Connecticut, where public outcry for reform of gun laws quickly surfaced following a mass shooting at a Newtown elementary school.

In attendance at James’ launch party were representatives of the National Rifle Association, the Texas State Rifle Association and other gun rights advocacy groups. “Texas is probably one of the most gun-friendly states,” said David Stroud, president of the Texas State Rifle Association.Public support of relaxed gun restrictions in Texas have recently been increasing, with advocacy groups and electoral hopefuls voicing their support for legalizing open carry of handguns. Attorney General Greg Abbott, the GOP frontrunner for governor, has endorsed the measure, as has fellow Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Pauken, the former chairman of the Texas Workforce Commission.

James relocated his motorcyle business, West Coast Choppers, from Long Beach,When you do get your new metal detector you want to be sure to give it a few practice runs indoors with pillow block bearing coins or other metal objects. California, to Austin in 2010. He said he made the decision because of lower tax rates and the spirit of opportunity present here. “It’s an employee-friendly state,” James said. “Texas understands that people are trying to build families here and grow, and they support that.”He said when he moved his business to Texas, he knew that he wanted to branch out into something else, and after seeing the Texas attitude on guns, it just seemed like an opportunity for success.

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