ANNOUNCEMENT from Hydrapower Automation Division of Global Brands Inc.

Hydrapower Automation Division of Global Brands Inc. has announced record sales for 2010 and projects another significant increase in revenues for 2011.  Hydrapower International has also seen strong revenue with significant increases in sales of their conventional Press Brakes and Shears.

Hydrapower Automation’s growth had led to significant hiring with a 30% increase in administrative staff and a 50% increase in engineering personnel.  The growth figures repeat the pattern of manufacturing investment in automation during recessions.