Following the sale of some of the activities of its portfolio — including its BEI Kimco, BEI Sensors, Kavlico, Crydom and Newall brands to Sensata Technologies, Attleboro, Mass. — Custom Sensors & Technologies reorganized. As of December 1, InnoVista Sensors was created with the Crouzet Aerospace, Crouzet Automation, Crouzet Control, Crouzet Motors, Crouzet Switches and Systron Donner Inertial commercial brands. Based in Thousand Oaks, Calif., InnoVista Sensors manufactures industrial sensors, controllers and actuators for automated systems.
Bühler Aeroglide, Cary, N.C., appointed Joe Tordella as area sales manager for North America. He will manage sales for North American food segments, including the snack and ready-to-eat cereal markets.