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    1. Columbia Manufacturing of Westfield adds PPE to its portfolio for COVID response

      Columbia Manufacturing of Westfield adds PPE to its portfolio for COVID response

      Columbia Manufacturing Inc. began as the country’s first bicycle maker in 1877 and switched gears to school furniture in the 1950s, a line that became the company’s mainstay. In 1993, so it could focus solely on school furniture, Columbia authorized another company to make bicycles. “The company has a tradition of reinventing itself,” says Ali R. Salehi, president and CEO.

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    2. Maybury Material Handling of East Longmeadow is key link in supply chain

      Maybury Material Handling of East Longmeadow is key link in supply chain

      John F. Maybury grew up working on minibikes and motorcycles, mechanical skills that came in handy when he started Maybury Material Handling in 1976. But finding employees with mechanical or electrical experience for his business is proving more difficult, a challenge amplified during the coronavirus pandemic. “We’re always hiring. We’re continuously advertising. Our demand is growing,” Maybury said in a recent interview.

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