NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio (Feb. 26) — Custom extruder and molder Lauren Manufacturing Co. has received the Strategic Supplier award for 2006 from customer Precision Gasket Co.
In a letter announcing the award, Precision Gasket described Lauren as a supplier that gives Precision a competitive edge. Precision also attributed Lauren's win to its elastic production coordination offering.
During 2006, Lauren and Precision collaborated to win several new business projects for Precision, and its customers reported zero defects on products originating from Lauren, the company said.
Lauren has worked with Precision — a leading custom manufacturer and distributor of die-cut, molded and extruded gaskets and seals — for more than four years, supplying them with an assortment of extruded parts for resale to original equipment manufacturer customers, the company said.