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A good food guide

Parker Pneumatic has appointed Mike Storrs as application engineer covering the UK food industry. The food industry is one of the company’s growth areas and Storrs will coordinate sales and specialist application activities with existing and new customers and promote Parker Pneumatics’ suitability as a single source pneumatic components supplier. He will also support UK distributor sales activities and work closely with leading food machinery OEMs and food manufacturing companies.

Good switch for EAO directors

Brits are moving up at the Swiss owned manufacturer of switches, indicators and related electromechanical products. Sue Fisher, formally marketing director of the UK subsidiary EAO Ltd, becomes managing director. She succeeds Nick Williams, who has been appointed Executive Vice President of a new business unit based at EAO headquarters in Olten Switzerland, devoted to standard catalogue products. Stocks advantage to metal centres

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