July 30, 2014 9:40 AM ET


Company Overview of Despatch Industries, Inc.

Company Overview

Despatch Industries, Inc. manufactures industrial ovens. The company offers bench top, lab, cabinet, truck-in, walk-in, conveyor, clean room, annealing, curing, drying, sterilizing, burn-in, carbon fiber oxidation, and test ovens. It also provides heat treatment, infrared firing, drying, and metallization furnaces and diffusion systems; and dual-lane UltraFlex caters. The company serves semiconductors, electronic components, photovoltaic, pharmaceuticals, industrial material, aerospace, and automotive industries. Despatch Industries, Inc. was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota with regional offices in Shanghai, China; Berlin, Germany; Hsinchu, Taiwan; Singapore; S...

8860 207th Street

Minneapolis, MN 55044

United States

Founded in 1902





Key Executives for Despatch Industries, Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Technical Officer and Vice President
Chief Human Resources Officer
Director of International Sales
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Despatch Industries, Inc. Key Developments

Despatch Industries, Inc. Receives Order for Production Furnace from Bloom Energy

Despatch Industries, Inc. announced that the company has received an order for a custom production furnace from Bloom Energy. Bloom Energy provides solid oxide fuel cell technology that generates clean, reliable energy around the world. The company plans to utilize the custom, high temperature Despatch furnace for applications involving fuel cell processing.

Despatch Industries, Inc. Promotes Ellen Cheng to General Manager of China and Taiwan Region

Despatch Industries, Inc. announced that the company has promoted Dr. Ellen Cheng to the role of General Manager, China and Taiwan. In her expanded role, Dr. Cheng is now responsible for the company's sales, service, technology, and business development activity in China and Taiwan for the company's Solar, Carbon Fiber and Thermal Technology business units. Ellen is focusing on growing the company's regional footprint and presence in the electronics, aerospace and carbon fiber markets, along with extending leadership in the solar industry as the company transitions its solar manufacturing to China in early 2014. Prior to joining the company, Ellen was employed with 3i Systems Corp. where she held the positions of Sales VP of China and Head of Solar Business.

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