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Swanson Health Products (SHP) is a nationwide manufacturer and supplier of vitamins, supplements, and natural health care products. Their headquarters, located in Fargo, North Dakota, is a large facility that houses their manufacturing process, along with shipping operations and offices for their e-commerce website and mail-order catalogs. In 2010, Swanson Health Products decided to open... Read Full Article
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Meet James Wood: Fabricator and Welder

James Wood is a fabricator and certified welder on the production floor at the Spanco facility in Morgantown, Pennsylvania.  He’s been an integral member of the Spanco family since November 1997, and according to his co-workers and supervisors, he’s an incredibly hardworking, dedicated guy. As a fabricator, James runs the fabrication equipment on the factory floor. He’s... Read Full Article
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Spanco Honor Scholarship Winner: Margaret Hartigan

Each year Spanco awards a scholarship through the Material Handling Education Foundation to a rising undergraduate student in the field of material handling. We are pleased to announce that the winner for the 2014/2015 Spanco Honor Scholarship award is Margaret Hartigan, an aspiring engineer at Penn State University. This fall, Margaret will begin her senior year... Read Full Article
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Customizing Your Crane

Although we’ve covered “Selecting the Right Overhead Crane” in a previous blog post, it’s important to note that some operations require specific components that can be slightly altered to customize a system. In that case, you can work with a qualified crane manufacturer to develop a system that meets the needs of your application. Developing... Read Full Article
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