Breaking News

Clopay Plastics appoints Dr. Ferdinand Pranckh as VP and general manager of Clopay Europe

April 4, 2013

Clopay Plastics Products Company, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Griffon Corporation, has named Dr. Ferdinand Pranckh as its new vice president and general manager of Clopay Plastics Europe, effective April 15, 2013. Dr. Pranckh, with over twenty years experience in the plastics industry in both Europe and the U.S., including several general management and senior global positions with Avery Dennison, has an extensive background leading customer centric, high performance organizations. This management change follows Clopay Plastics’ announcement in February of the restructuring of its European business. At that time, Clopay Plastics indicated it would be exiting certain less profitable businesses while investing in several capital projects to improve both operating and material efficiencies.
  • Flushable Wipes Update

    Flushable Wipes Update

    Karen McIntyre, editor||April 13, 2016
    INDA president continues to make defending flushable wipes one of his top priorities.

  • Wipes Entrepreneurs Target Men

    Wipes Entrepreneurs Target Men

    Tara Olivo, associate editor||April 13, 2016
    As more men groom with personal care products, new innovators are seeing opportunities in the wipes market.

  • Germany's Dr. Schumacher Expands Personal Care Wipe Plan

    By Jaroslaw Adamowski, correspondent||April 13, 2016
    50,000 square foot facility opens four years after older site was lost in fire.