News from bluestar(r) A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Sep 11, 2014, 11:51 ET

Bluestar Silicones Introduces Premium Release Additive And Crosslinker For Solvent-Borne Systems

 Bluestar Silicones announced the introduction of a premium release additive and a crosslinking agent for solvent-borne silicone systems for a...

Sep 09, 2014, 11:00 ET

Bluestar Silicones To Launch New Silcolease® Flat Release Polymer At Labelexpo Americas 2014

 Bluestar Silicones announced the expansion of its extensive line of flat release profile polymers at Labelexpo Americas 2014 (Booth 3605)...

Jun 09, 2014, 14:08 ET

Bluestar Silicones Touts New Products and Markets at the Medical Design and Manufacturing (MD&M) East Show

 Bluestar Silicones touts its new silicone solutions for the medical market and its support of select long term implantable applications at the...

May 27, 2014, 14:46 ET

Bluestar Silicones Announces Price Increase In North America Effective July 1, 2014

 Bluestar Silicones, a $650 million integrated global silicones manufacturer, announces it will increase prices of its silicone products 10 to...

May 12, 2014, 07:54 ET

Bluestar Silicones Introduces New Flame And Fire Resistant Elastomer For Textile Coatings At Techtextil Conference

 Bluestar Silicones will showcase its silicone solutions for textile and nonwoven applications, including a new flame and fire resistant...

May 05, 2014, 11:23 ET

Bluestar Silicones Presents Silicone Solutions At The Offshore Technology Conference In Houston

 Bluestar Silicones will showcase its elastomeric and foam control silicone solutions for the oil and gas market at the Offshore Technology...

May 01, 2014, 12:37 ET
Chef Michael Symon at home with his new restaurant-quality BlueStar range   (PRNewsFoto/BlueStar)

How Do Pro Chefs Turn Up the Heat in Their Own Home Kitchens? Take a Peek into the Kitchen of Celebrity Chef Michael Symon

When Chef Michael Symon set out to design a pro-style kitchen at home he selected BlueStar and Prizer Hoods products to ensure the ability to...

Apr 16, 2014, 10:37 ET
Bluestar Silicones, a global integrated silicones supplier, has achieved certification under the Responsible Care(R) Management System (RCMS) at its U.S. manufacturing facility located in York, S.C. The company produces an extensive range of silicone technologies in York including LSR, HCR, RTV, UV/EB and Thermal Cure Release Coatings, Gels, Emulsions, Functionalized Fluids and Resins and Greases and Compounds, in support of diverse specialty markets including paper release, textile coatings, healthcare, moldmaking, automotive, aerospace, and personal care. (PRNewsFoto/Bluestar Silicones)

Bluestar Silicones Achieves Certification Under The Responsible Care® Management System

 Bluestar Silicones, a global integrated silicones supplier, has achieved certification under the Responsible Care® Management System...

Mar 20, 2014, 14:05 ET
Introducing the New BlueStar(R) Electric Wall Oven: Professional Performance, Unmatched Capacity and the Near Limitless Customization of a BlueStar - Now in Electric.  (PRNewsFoto/BlueStar(R))

Introducing the New BlueStar® Electric Wall Oven

BlueStar®, recognized for restaurant-quality, customizable cooking equipment, is raising the standard once again for ultra-premium...

Feb 05, 2014, 09:34 ET

Bluestar Silicones Presents Elastomeric Solutions At Medical Design And Manufacturing (MD&M) West Show

 Bluestar Silicones will showcase its silicone elastomer solutions for the healthcare and medical market at the upcoming Medical Design &...

Sep 18, 2013, 15:44 ET
BlueStar(R) Platinum(TM) Series' new features include two searing PrimaNova(TM) 25,000 BTU burners for maximum, concentrated heat; an interchangeable cast-iron griddle/charbroiler that offers the ultimate in cooking flexibility; and the revolutionary PowR Oven(TM) technology to ensure faster, more efficient heating.  (PRNewsFoto/BlueStar(R))

BlueStar® Introduces New Platinum™ Series

 BlueStar®, recognized for top restaurant-quality, customizable cooking equipment, introduces the Platinum™ Series, the newest...

Aug 26, 2013, 08:18 ET

Bluestar Alliance Completes Purchase of Catherine Malandrino Brand

Bluestar Alliance, LLC. & Tahari ASL LLC announced today that they have closed on their Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire the Catherine...

Jun 13, 2013, 14:30 ET

Bluestar Silicones Presents Elastomer Solutions At Medical Design And Manufacturing (MD&M) East Show

 Bluestar Silicones will showcase its new Silbione® silicone elastomer solutions, including low durometer liquid silicone rubber (LSR) and...

Mar 11, 2013, 15:49 ET

Bluestar Silicones Showcases Foam Control Additives At Plastics Recycling Conference In New Orleans

 Bluestar Silicones will showcase its domestically-produced line of SILCOLAPSE® brand foam control additives at the Plastics Recycling...

Feb 12, 2013, 11:00 ET
BlueStar(TM), the manufacturer of professional cooking equipment for the home available in an unparalleled palette of colors and metallic finishes, takes color into another dimension with a new line of 10 textured paints and finishes that add depth and fresh appeal to kitchen appliances.  (PRNewsFoto/BlueStar)

BlueStar, A Leader In Appliance Color And Customization, Introduces Dimension To Kitchen Cooking Equipment With New Textures Line

 BlueStar™, the manufacturer of professional cooking equipment for the home – available in an unparalleled palette of colors and...

Feb 12, 2013, 11:00 ET

Bluestar Silicones Presents Soft Silicone Advantages At Medical Design And Manufacturing (MD&M) West Show

 Bluestar Silicones will show its Silbione® brand soft silicone technologies at the Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West...

Nov 20, 2012, 17:35 ET

BlueStar is Part of Holiday Giveaway to Make Holiday Season Really Sizzle

BlueStar™, maker of pro appliances for the home, is proud to be an Editors' Pick Holiday Giveaway 2012 item for The Kitchn, a blog...

Nov 20, 2012, 12:44 ET

Bluestar Silicones Launches New Foam Control Additives for Industrial and Food Applications

 Bluestar Silicones has introduced a new line of SILCOLAPSE® brand foam control additives that provides broad utility at various...

Nov 15, 2012, 07:30 ET
BLUESTAR COOKING EQUIPMENT TAKES CENTER STAGE ON FOOD NETWORK'S THE NEXT IRON CHEF: REDEMPTION. Built with the highest-quality materials and the distinctive workmanship that comes from 130 years of expertise, BlueStar offers a fully customizable line to suit the specific needs of the home chef. The BlueStar trademark UltraNova(R) burner produces 22,000 BTUs of cooking power and an infrared broiler produces 1850 degrees of intense, searing heat.  What's more, BlueStar pro appliances are available in 190 different colors as well as custom-colors in endless configurations, to match any kitchen decor.  (PRNewsFoto/BlueStar)

BlueStar Cooking Equipment Takes Center Stage On Food Network's The Next Iron Chef: Redemption

 With a 22,000 BTU open power burner and a gentle 130 degree simmer burner, it's no wonder that BlueStar was selected for a third time as the...

Oct 18, 2012, 07:00 ET
Iron Chef Jose Garces at home with his BlueStar restaurant-quality gas cooking equipment for the home.  (PRNewsFoto/BlueStar, Jason Varney)

Which Kitchen Range Do Pro Chefs Prefer for Their Home Cooking?

 Sure, restaurateurs and top chefs have posh, high-performance kitchens in their restaurants or TV shows, but what do many consider the best...