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2014-03-03 08:33:10

Olympus Biotech initiating aggressive transaction process aided by pharmaceutical and biotechnology consultants, PharmaBioSource Realty LLC LEBANON, N.H., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus Biotech today announced the initiation of an aggressive transaction process to find a buyer of its West Lebanon, NH manufacturing facility over the next 90 days. In recent months, the Company has received interest from buyers and contract manufacturing organization (CMO) partners, but no deal has been...

2014-02-28 12:27:39

HOPKINTON, Mass., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus Corporation announced today that it plans to discontinue operations for its U.S. biotechnology division, Olympus Biotech. The company expects the entire closure process to take some time to complete and it will start with the Hopkinton, MA facility. Commercial operations and product availability will end May 30, 2014 in the United States and Canada. "This was a very difficult decision and was made only after numerous alternatives for...

2014-02-26 12:25:32

Annual Award Honors Best Places to Work Based on Employee Surveys CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and delivering innovative opto-digital solutions in healthcare, life science and consumer electronics products, announced today that the Company has been selected as one of The Morning Call Top Workplaces for 2014. The Top Workplaces are determined based solely on employee feedback, gathered by Workplace Dynamics, a leading...

2014-02-10 12:21:52

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that it has received a 2013 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior performance. Air Products maintained a Gold composite performance rating for each month of the 12-month performance period, from October 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013. This year, Boeing recognized 582 suppliers who achieved either a Gold...

2014-02-09 23:00:56

MarketReportsOnline.com adds “Worldwide Digital Camera Market Outlook, 2014 and Beyond” reports to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 09, 2014 To maximize product differentiation, Smartphone brands have been upgrading their camera modules for improved photo quality. Their efforts in advancing Smartphone photography, however, have jeopardized the global digital camera market. This is especially detrimental to the survival of entry-level and mid-range digital cameras....

2013-12-10 08:36:33

"I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious." --Albert Einstein CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a global technology leader in imaging solutions for healthcare, life and materials science and consumer electronics products, is partnering with the Smithsonian, the world's largest museum and research complex, to create Q?rius (pronounced "Curious"), a new hub of scientific activity and education based at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural...

2013-12-09 12:21:47

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that, effective January 1, 2014 or as contracts permit, it will increase prices globally for fluorinated gases and other process materials supplied by its Electronics business. These price increases are being implemented to recover increases in raw materials (e.g., anhydrous hydrofluoric acid), power, and distribution costs. About Air ProductsAir Products (NYSE:APD) provides atmospheric,...

2013-11-25 16:21:55

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Steven Auvil of Air Products (NYSE: APD) was joined by family, colleagues and the company's chairman recently at a dinner honoring him as the recipient of the 2013 Chairman's Award of Excellence. Auvil received the award for his extraordinary work around Air Products' core technologies -- including membrane systems, adsorption systems and cryogenics -- and key technologies in specialty materials. In addition, his mentoring and...

2013-11-21 16:23:06

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Air Products (NYSE: APD) today declared a quarterly dividend of 71 cents per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on February 10, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 2, 2014. About Air ProductsAir Products (NYSE: APD) provides atmospheric, process and specialty gases; performance materials; equipment; and technology. For over 70 years, the company has enabled customers...

2013-11-13 08:30:42

Company Secures Top 10 Position for the 12th Consecutive Scorecard CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions in Medical and Surgical Products, among other core businesses, was ranked 8(th) among the top 10 innovators in the medical devices and services industry by The Patent Board(TM), the official patent ratings partner of The Wall Street Journal. The Patent Board(TM) tracks and...