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Four Questions with Alexandria Industries' CEO Tom Schabel

Enterprise Minnesota Magazine© | December 1, 2014

Tom Schabel discusses why Alexandria Industries' leadership created and implemented a values policy for company.

Revitalizing Product Development with Aluminum Extrusions

Medical Design Briefs© | November 1, 2014

Aluminum may be a better choice than stainless steel for some applications.

A Look at the U.S. Extrusions Industry

Aluminium International Today© | November 1, 2014

The North American aluminium extrusions market is currently on an upswing with construction starting to pick up just when the light metal is making inroads in the automotive market. The big question is whether there will be any supply bottlenecks as demand ramps up.

Influencing Manufacturing Careers at Alexandria Area High School

Precision Manufacturing© | September 1, 2014

Business leaders donate equipment, funds, and in-kind services, to introduce high school students to manufacturing careers.

10 Tips for Designing Medical Components with Aluminum

Product Design & Development© | July 1, 2014

Medical device OEMs are turning to aluminum instead of other more costly materials to manufacture both their new and existing components.

The Right Tools for the Job

Medical Design Technology© | July 1, 2014

Kreg Tool seeks suppliers that bring overall business value to the organization to help meet its customers demands for product quality and ease of use.

The Cure for the Common Supply Chain

SupplyChainBrain© | May 1, 2014

Medical device OEMs can cure their supply-chain ills with suppliers who do more than supply.

Franken Touts Alexandria's Success in Skilled Job Training

Echo Press© | April 15, 2014

U.S. Senator Al Franken, D-Minnesota, who has championed expanded partnerships between businesses and schools to ensure employers have enough trained workers to fill current job openings, made a visit to Alexandria on Monday, April 14.