EARLY DEATH FOR FALCON

Cincinnati Milacron, the Birmingham machine tool manufacturer, is to stop making its Falcon lathe, only a year after it was introduced to the market. The company, which spent £200,000 developing the machine, said: `It’s been successful getting us into the marketplace but we felt there were new things we wanted to do.’

Cincinnati Milacron, the Birmingham machine tool manufacturer, is to stop making its Falcon lathe, only a year after it was introduced to the market.

The company, which spent £200,000 developing the machine, said: `It’s been successful getting us into the marketplace but we felt there were new things we wanted to do.’