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IQS Enhances Pay-Per-Click Marketing

Enhanced Google Negative Keyword Program Would be First Among the Leading Industrial Search Engines & PPC Services Grand Rapids, MI, August 22, 2018 — IQS, a global industrial manufacturers directory, has officially announced the availability of a Google Adwords ‘Pay-Per-Click’

IQS announces partnership with the Yext Network

IQS announces partnership with the Yext Network Industrial Quick Search, Inc. and IQSDirectory have entered into a partnership agreement with YEXT which will let IQS efficiently manage your major online listings using the Yext platform. Yext provides an interface with

Why Roll Forming Rings is Better?

In the metal industry there are mainly 3 types of manufacturing that Roll Forming competes with: Brake Forming, Extrusions and Stampings. Brake forming being less accurate but is an art form similar to Roll Forming.


NEW LED Lights Boast Greater Efficiency and Adaptability For Workstations

Sovella, a respected leader in the workstation industry, has announced a new line of LED light fixtures that are sure to impress! This new addition comes from the effort to constantly provide their customers with innovative products that meet their current needs.

New Litco 48” x 45” Presswood Automotive Pallet Is Cost-Effective Alternative to Plastic

VIENNA, Ohio (September 2012) – Litco International Inc., North America’s leading source of Inca presswood pallets, today announced the launch of a nestable 48” x 45” automotive pallet. This new product offering is specifically designed to meet the needs of Tier 1 and Tier 2 suppliers to the automotive industry that can use a low cost nestable , non-plastic pallet.


KENNESAW, GEORGIA – September, 2012. As a leading manufacturer of industrial workbenches and accessories, Sovella continually seeks to improve and perfect our wide range of products, and provide solutions that best meet the needs of our users. With those needs in mind, Sovella has introduced a new line of standard workstations to replace the previous “Basic” table product line.

ITT launches automation grade brushless servo motor

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 14, 2012 – ITT Corporation’s (NYSE: ITT) Torque Systems brand has long provided engineered motion control and automation products for a variety of industries. It is now expanding its line of high-quality and reliable products by launching an automation grade brushless servo motor designed for medical and packaging applications.

IQS Newsroom Featured Profile: Johnson Bros. Metal Forming Co.

Hard work and dedication are what set the foundation for Johnson Brothers Metal Forming Company and their place in the roll forming industry. Although they started as a garage company with a single machine by a pair of brothers, Edwin and Harold, they have grown to a company with over twenty roll forming machines and a staff of over forty employees that has been able to deliver products to every state in the continental United States as well as Canada, Mexico and parts of Europe. When it comes to roll forming not only are they the leading experts, but they are a company willing to go the distance from concept to completion, to make sure every one of their customers needs are perfectly satisfied.

Pallet Racking: How To Maximize Your Warehouse Space

Pallet racks are a great and cost-effective way to make efficient use of floor space and unused overhead space. They are essential for warehouses, distribution centers, and many other industrial and commercial facilities. Selective Rack is the most common pallet rack system. It allows direct access to all of your pallets so you can save time selecting one without having to move others.

The Future of Waste Gas Treatment From Carbon Fiber Processing

Carbon fiber and graphite reinforced polymers are materials that have, and will continue to revolutionize the products we use every day by making them stronger, lighter and more durable. However, the manufacturing process can have serious environmental ramifications and immediate danger to human health if careful consideration is not given to emission control at the production phase of these materials.

Michigan business to be featured on “World’s Greatest” television show!

Robinson Industries will be featured on an upcoming segment of World’s Greatest on the ION cable network. Gordon Freeman, the Executive Producer of the show says, “Robinson Industries is one of those companies that we like to feature on World’s Greatest. They are a 4th generation, family owned, women owned, Michigan company started by the very innovative Fred Robinson who was a pioneer in the plastics field. His early techniques of thermoforming, while made better over time, are still used today, along with the Robinson Industries injection molding processes. We think their story will be meaningful to our viewers.”


Wallingford, CT – (November 29, 2011) – When Dexmet Corporation, a manufacturer of precision expanded metal foils (MicroGrid®) and polymer films, wanted to add a high performance polymer to its PolyGrid® portfolio, it chose one of the highest regarded performing thermoplastics in the world, Victrex APTIV® film made with VICTREX® PEEK™ polymer. Utilizing specifically designed proprietary equipment and processes, Dexmet performs an expansion procedure on the high performance polymer to produce a diamond configured, open area mesh product for filtration applications. Providing all of the outstanding properties of VICTREX PEEK polymer in a versatile thin film format, APTIV film was selected for its superior combination of mechanical strength, chemical and high temperature resistance. “While it technically falls under our high temperature PolyGrid product line,” said Ken Burtt, VP of Sales and Marketing at Dexmet, “APTIV film provides much more than just high temperature capabilities. It also has great chemical compatibility as well as mechanical strength that may be required for certain filter applications in harsh environments making it more of a ‘high performance’ PolyGrid material.”

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions Releases a 36mm Linear Actuator Configuration to Replace Existing Size 14 Hybrids

Waterbury, CT – Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions, a premier manufacturer of linear motion products, has released a new version of the popular 36mm G4 linear actuator. This configuration includes a special adapter plate that allows the smaller 36mm OD unit to replace existing size 14 hybrid stepper motor linear actuators.