Harry Newman

Irwin (I.E.) Newman

Robert D. Newman

James L. Newman

Howard M. Newman

As a company, it’s Loeb’s mission to consistently provide high-quality used processing and packaging machinery, as well as USPAP Compliant appraisals, asset management, and related services, to enhance our outstanding reputation which began in 1880.

  • 1880

    Harry Newman left ARMOUR SOAP WORKS and went into the new and used machinery business under the name NEWMAN TALLOW & SOAP MACHINERY.

  • 1921

    Irwin and Joe Newman went to work for their father, Harry, at NEWMAN TALLOW & SOAP MACHINERY. Irwin and Joe were two of eight children.

  • 1924

    LOEB EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY COMPANY was started by Joe Loeb.

  • 1946

    Bob Newman (Irwin’s son) came to work at NEWMAN TALLOW & SOAP MACHINERY.

  • 1949

    Bob Newman left NEWMAN TALLOW & SOAP MACHINERY and began working for Joe Loeb at LOEB EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY COMPANY.

  • 1953

    Bob Newman bought out Joe Loeb and Joe’s partner, Roland Ziske.

  • 1956

    Irwin Newman left NEWMAN TALLOW & SOAP MACHINERY to work at LOEB EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY COMPANY.

  • 1970

    Jim Newman (Bob’s son) came to work at LOEB EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY COMPANY. NEWMAN INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY SERVICE was formed to conduct market value appraisals.

  • 1975

    Jim Newman bought out Bob Newman.

  • 1995

    LOEB EQUIPMENT & SUPPLY COMPANY absorbed the appraisal work of NEWMAN INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY SERVICE and changed its name to LOEB EQUIPMENT & APPRAISAL COMPANY

  • 1996

    Howard Newman (Jim’s son) began working for LOEB EQUIPMENT & APPRAISAL COMPANY.

  • 2001

    Loeb grows organically to provide Asset Based Loans (ABL division is formed).

  • 2007

    Howard Newman is named President of LOEB.

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