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Automatic Feed Company (AFCO) announces the availability of its newest generation of bundle turnovers, also known as inverters, which automate the process of flipping over an entire stack of material 180-degrees bottom over top. This equipment eliminates the difficult task of flipping over metal blanks by hand or by crane, reducing the potential of damage...
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Automatic Feed Company (AFCO) has promoted Jon Knepley to the position of customer relations manager to support AFCO’s goal of achieving outstanding customer satisfaction. Knepley will be responsible for maintaining strong working customer relationships, guiding team members in project management and customer service.
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Automatic Feed Company has hired Jarrett Beck as a new technical buyer responsible for evaluating supplier products, services and pricing for the company’s sourcing needs. Recently earning his Bachelor’s in business administration from the University of Toledo, Beck has spent his summers working at Automatic Feed and LaserCoil Technologies in a variety of positions including...
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Automatic Feed Company (AFCO) announces the availability of its newest generation of precision cassette levelers. These levelers are designed specifically for advanced and ultra-high-strength steel, tailor welded blanks, and surface critical steel and aluminum. In addition to a wide range of material types, they provide superior flatness for a wide range of material widths, thicknesses, and...
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Automatic Feed Company has 26 employees who are alumni of Northwest State Community College. On June 30th, alumni will celebrate NSCC Proud Day. Automatic Feed continues to encourage students in its STEM class to take advantage of the many benefits Northwest State has to offer.
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We’ve recently added two new employees to the Automatic Feed team. Caleb Selhmeyer joined us in February and is now am AFCo field service technician after spending time training and learning from our service team. Derek Faber, an experienced IT specialist, has joined our AIM department as a software engineer, bringing with him a keen...
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Employees at Automatic Feed started their golf league on May 6th. Participants will play once a week for 9 weeks. There are a total of 10 teams each consisting of 2 employees. This is great for team building and brushing up on some golf skills!
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Employees and retirees of Automatic Feed recently gathered at the nearby Ridgeville Legion to celebrate the company’s 70th anniversary. Throughout the years, AFCo’s success has been due to solid OEM and Tier supplier relationships, extensive reinvestment, international business development and good labor relations, as well as dedication to community. This milestone presented a wonderful opportunity...
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As part of giving back to the community, Automatic Feed Company will be participating in the Coming Alive Exercise Challenge through the United Way of Henry County. The challenge runs from April 22 through May 19. Participants will be encouraged to exercise 20-30 minutes per day. Those that exercise the minimum number of minutes will...
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Ohio Secretary of State, Jon Husted and House Representative, Rob McColley visited Automatic Feed Company on November 15th in Napoleon where they toured the facility and learned how the company also serves as a technology learning center, establishing the Northwest Ohio Learning Center for Manufacturing Sciences, in new partnership formed between Automatic Feed, Northwest State Community College and Napoleon...
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Automatic Feed Company is pleased to announce that Daniel Helberg has been promoted to the position, Service Team Leader. Dan was hired by Automatic Feed on February 25, 1980 – 37 years ago. For 15 years Dan worked in assembly and in 1995, Dan began working in the Service Coordination Team. Dan has developed close working...
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Automatic Feed Company, a world-class designer and manufacturer of coil handling and press feeding automation solutions, has announced a series of promotions and appointments. Each of the newly appointed executives are highly qualified, previous employees of Automatic Feed. Effective October 4, 2016, Automatic Feed’s new management team is composed of: Peter Beck, Chief Executive Officer, formerly...
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Peter Beck, Executive Vice President for Automatic Feed Company contributed an article on growing your own workforce through local education programs. ​To read more, click the link button below and enter MYBK78 in the page finder box at the top of the digital publication.
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