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Daily Archives: August 20, 1996

Melton Shirt factory slated to close

The Melton Shirt Co. in Batavia plans to close its factory doors, probably by the end of the year. “The overseas competition has made it impossible to support the work force,” said Jonathan Perlis, co-owner and chief financial officer. “We’re ...

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Transmation boosts authorized shares

For the first time in the company’s 30-year history, Transmation Inc. today got shareholder approval to boost the number of common shares it is authorized to issue, making it possible to act quickly on potential acquisitions. More than 70 shareholders, ...

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Kodak unit to buy
Konica film labs

Eastman Kodak Co.’s Qualex Inc. subsidiary will buy two of Konica Corp.’s main U.S. film-developing laboratories. Konica today called the deal part of its own restructuring. The plants to be acquired by Qualex are in Connecticut and Virginia, the Japanese ...

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Guardian Industries plans
to build plant in Geneva

Guardian Industries Corp. of Auburn Hills, Mich., will build a $125 million float glass plant in the Geneva Industrial Park. The project, which could create 250 jobs, has been in the works for several months as Guardian Industries worked out ...

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Fleet, NatWest agree on partnership Fleet Financial Group and National Westminster Bank PLC today said they have signed an agreement that allows both banks to provide services to corporate customers in the United States and United Kingdom. The agreement is ...

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Guardian Industries plans
to build plant in Geneva

Guardian Industries Corp. of Auburn Hills, Mich., will build a $125 million float glass plant in the Geneva Industrial Park. The project, which could create 250 jobs, has been in the works for several months as Guardian Industries worked out ...

Read More »

Kodak unit to buy
Konica film labs

Eastman Kodak Co.’s Qualex Inc. subsidiary will buy two of Konica Corp.’s main U.S. film-developing laboratories. Konica today called the deal part of its own restructuring. The plants to be acquired by Qualex are in Connecticut and Virginia, the Japanese ...

Read More »

Transmation boosts authorized shares

For the first time in the company’s 30-year history, Transmation Inc. today got shareholder approval to boost the number of common shares it is authorized to issue, making it possible to act quickly on potential acquisitions.

Read More »

Melton Shirt factory slated to close

The Melton Shirt Co. in Batavia plans to close its factory doors, probably by the end of the year. “The overseas competition has made it impossible to support the work force,” said Jonathan Perlis, co-owner and chief financial officer.

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The Loop

Not an official release A New York Times reporter encountered this bit of poor taste at last week’s Republican convention: William Smith, a retired Kodak mechanic, was wearing a T-shirt that read “”4,000 Kodak customers are lost each day through ...

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