TITLE

Counted, Weighed, Divided

AUTHOR(S)
Greenburg, Zack O'Malley
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;10/29/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 18, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features K-Tron International. The company produces a device that can stuff cereal boxes at the rate of 5,000 boxes an hour without cracking a single cornflake. It also makes machines that measure out the appropriate amounts of powder in pills, baking soda in diapers, whitener in toothpaste or nougat in candy bars. K-Tron netted $17.3 million on sales of $174 million and earned the number 19 spot on the list of the 200 Best Small U.S. Companies.
ACCESSION #
27462915

 

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