Appliance maker Whirlpool Corp. offered to purchase Maytag Corp., for $1.37 billion in cash and stock, topping an existing buyout offer.
Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine named Quadrem, a provider of eBusiness solutions, to its list of 100 companies recognized for transforming corporate supply chains in 2004.
Index Corp. will host its first annual precision turning technology show.
Tri-Par Die & Mold Corp. ,Streamwood, Ill., is celebrating its 45th year in business.
Registration is now open for the International Robots & Vision Conference at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont (Chicago).
The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) and AMT -- the Association for Manufacturing Technology are hosting a manufacturing technology forum.
Automotive supplier inspects 200 parts/hr.
A technical director for The Lincoln Electric Co. has been elected president of the American Welding Society.
Toyota is building a second plant in Ontario to produce RAV4 SUVs.