May 15, 2019
December 21, 2018
August 21, 2018
Key Technology, Inc., a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, and Heat and Control Pty Ltd. announced that they have entered into a strategic partnership to support customers in Australia, New Zealand and India. Under the terms of the agreement, Key has appointed Heat and Control as their exclusive agent to sell and service Key’s high performance digital sorters, vibratory conveyors and other automation systems in Australia, New Zealand and India, effective immediately
March 20, 2018
March 9, 2018
Downers Grove, IL – March 9, 2018 – In connection with the previously announced agreement to acquire Key Technology, Inc. (“Key Technology”) (NASDAQ: KTEC), Duravant LLC (“Duravant”) announced today that it has extended the expiration of its tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Key Technology’s common stock for $26.75 per share in cash, without interest, and net of applicable withholding of taxes. The tender offer is being extended to allow additional time to complete the marketing period for Duravant’s debt financing as contemplated by the merger agreement for the transaction.
March 8, 2018
Feb 9, 2018
Duravant LLC (“Duravant”) announced today that on February 8, 2018, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Duravant, Cascade Merger Sub, Inc., commenced a cash tender for all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Key Technology, Inc. (“Key Technology”) (NASDAQ: KTEC) at price per share of $26.75, net to the seller in cash, without interest and subject to any withholding of taxes.
Jan 25, 2018
Jan 3, 2018
Sep 20, 2017
Duravant, a global leader in engineered equipment, is offering an equipment lifecycle program, SupportPro, to customers in the packaging, food processing and material handling industries across the United States. Certified SupportPro technicians are trained to service equipment from the Duravant family of operating companies: Arpac, Hamer-Fischbein, Mespack, FMH Conveyors and Marlen International. In addition, the technicians have decades of experience troubleshooting and maintaining other popular OEM brands.
Aug 20, 2017
Marlen International, Inc., a global manufacturer of highly engineered food processing equipment and systems, and a subsidiary of Chicago-based Duravant LLC, has acquired Unitherm Food Systems, adding a new set of thermal processing technologies to Marlen’s existing offering of food processing solutions that maximize food product quality, production efficiency and safety.
Aug 8, 2017
May 25, 2017
May 15, 2017
High scores reiterate FMH Conveyors International's commitment to customers.
March 23, 2017
Global industrial automation company, Duravant, will showcase solutions from their portfolio of operating companies at upcoming Interpack show in Dusseldorf, Germany.
February 14, 2017
Leading material handling equipment provider, FMH Conveyors, prepares for future growth by investing in a new 195,000 square foot building.
January 10, 2017
Marlen International, Inc. has acquired Afoheat, adding a new set of continuous thermal processing technologies to their existing batch thermal solutions. The acquisition enhances their ability to serve a more diverse customer base while drawing on the strong reputation of the Marlen and Afoheat brands.
November 2, 2016
Engineered equipment leader Duravant bolsters product and service offerings in North America with Arpac acquisition. Company looks to further develop growing SupportPro footprint.
January 3, 2016
Both companies announce that as of January 1, 2016 they will merge to form one organization, Hamer-Fischbein, under the Duravant family of operating companies.
June 18, 2015
Duravant expands global footprint in packaging segment with acquisition of Mespack, the European-based manufacturer specializing in horizontal form-fill-seal technologies for flexible pouches and stick packs.
May 28, 2015
Engineered equipment leader Duravant announces the acquisition of Hamer, LLC, an established manufacturer of high quality specialty automated packaging equipment and systems.
March 20, 2015
FMH Conveyors, a newly branded manufacturer and supplier of conveyor systems with over 87 years of expertise and leadership in material handling will debut at the ProMat 2015 Show in Chicago, IL.
January 26, 2015
Fischbein Americas announced the formation of a strategic partnership with Columbia/Okura to provide single source, end-to-end, fully automated bagging solutions.
November 2, 2014
Our name is new, but our company has long been established as a leader in engineered equipment, serving global customers in the Food Processing, Packaging and Material Handling sectors.
November 2, 2014
Fischbein, a world leader in bag closing technology and packaging solutions, has recently introduced the HAS 300 heavy-duty hot air sealer. The HAS 300 is specifically designed for closing polyethylene, pillow-type, and gusset bags within harsh environments.
November 2, 2014
Marlen International, Inc. announced today its plans to exhibit the Company's latest designs in Marlen and Carruthers food processing machines, including a Marlen OPTI 100 vacuum pump with a MINI-COV volumetric portioner, Carruthers AE5000 2D dicer, and Carruthers Auto-shredder.
November 2, 2014
Flexible Material Handling, a nationwide provider of flexible and extendable conveyors, announces a new solution for retail stores that do not have a dock to easily move floor loaded product from the trailer into their storerooms.