Press Releases

Alexandria Industries Goes Big: Buys New Aluminum Extrusion Press, Adds Space

The company to increase its aluminum extrusion capabilities and capacities ALEXANDRIA, Minn., May 14, 2019 – Innovative contract manufacturer Alexandria Industries invests in a new aluminum extrusion press. The press will make aluminum components that go into customer products people see and use every day. Made by Presezzi Extrusion Group (Vimercate, MB-Italy), the press will…

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Alexandria Industries Names Jonathan D. Olson Chief Financial Officer

Olson’s demonstrated expertise in business financial transactions, tax planning and employee development fits perfectly with Alexandria Industries’ vision for success. Alexandria Industries announced that Jonathan D. Olson, joined the company as its chief financial officer (CFO); former CFO Marc Illies has retired. Olson will serve the company and its employees by investing in helping them…

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Alexandria Industries Acquires Alexandria Plastics, Inc.

Acquisition expands the company’s capabilities to meet diverse customer needs for high quality plastic injection and foam molded components. Alexandria Industries today announced the acquisition of Alexandria Plastics, Inc. of Wheaton, Minn., a manufacturer of plastic injection and foam molded components. Team members of Alexandria Plastics will officially join Alexandria Industries, a high quality, short-lead-time…

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PRSA Announces Award Winners

Communication is easy with the right people on your side Patty Daigle-Hoffman, marketing and communications specialist at Alexandria Industries, received the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Technology PR Professional of the Year Award on October 8, 2018. The award is intended to recognize one outstanding PRSA Technology Section member who has demonstrated notable or…

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Alexandria Industries Named Top Fundraising Team in Minnesota

Company employees raised nearly $52,000 in 2017 and more than $80,000 in 2018, for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life Amid many large, global and Fortune 500 companies located in Minnesota, the employees of innovative contract manufacturer Alexandria Industries out-raised them all. Named the 2017 Top Fundraising Team in the state of Minnesota, company…

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Alexandria Industries’ Fishing For the Cure Ice Fishing Tournament

WHAT:  Alexandria Industries’ 12th Annual ‘Fishing For the Cure’ Ice Fishing Tournament DATE:  February 17, 2018 TIME:  Tournament officially starts at 12 noon and ends at 3 p.m. LOCATION:  Smith Lake (Douglas County) – Off Smith Lake Rd SE and County Road 82/Hwy 27 Map TICKETS:  Entry tickets are $10 thru Friday, Feb. 16. Tickets are also available for purchase…

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Alexandria Industries ‘Fishing for the Cure’ Ice Fishing Challenge

WHAT:  Alexandria Industries’ 11th Annual ‘Fishing for the Cure’ Ice Fishing Tournament DATE:  February 18, 2017 TIME:  Tournament officially starts at 12 noon and ends at 3 p.m. LOCATION:  Smith Lake (Douglas County) – Off Smith Lake Rd SE and Country Road 82/Hwy 27 Map TICKETS:   Entry tickets are $10 (before 12pm) and $20…

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Alexandria Industries Celebrates 50 Years

Alexandria Industries is celebrating its 50th year of doing business as a leading aluminum extruder and provider of precision-engineered products. The company has found success over the years by serving a range of industries through decades of transformation and growth. Founded by Don Pennertz in October of 1966 as Alexandria Extrusion Company, Pennertz was looking for…

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Alexandria Industries Honored as Pella Corporation’s Premier Supply Partner

Alexandria Industries today was named as Premier Supply Partner by Pella Corporation, a leading manufacturer and designer of windows, doors, and between-the-glass blinds and shades. The award recognizes Alexandria Industries for its excellence in lean manufacturing, product cost and quality, on-time delivery and customer service. “It is an honor to receive the premier supplier designation…

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