The Source

August 2015

Demand Innovation

Is extruded aluminum gaining traction as a mainstream OEM choice for designing, engineering and producing component parts? Depending on the market sector and application, aluminum extrusion frequently is an institutionalized supply chain approach to optimizing design and engineering, reducing ...

Doing Things Differently

What does “Faith at Work” look like at Alexandria Industries? For those who choose it, practicing our faith in God at work is intended to help us be our best. While we strive to live every day in our faith, being patient, kind, caring, loving, and truthful with others, we realize we will not...

Service Spotlight

When it comes to engineered product design and precision manufacturing, Alexandria Industries is highly recognized for exceeding industry standards, advanced engineering and process ingenuity. We make it our mission to live by best practices that will help you, our customer, be as successful as ...

People Making a Difference

Alexandria Industries has been very fortunate over the years to receive almost $2 million in training grants from the Minnesota Job Skills Partnership (MJSP) program through the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. When you add the required 1:1 matching funds, we have ...

Announcements

Recently, Alexandria Industries announced that its Plastics facility, located in Wheaton, Minn., received the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 certification. The achievement recognizes the well-defined and documented quality management processes and procedures for ...

Customer's Voice

We all can recognize and appreciate that our external customers are critical to our business success. But we might not realize the level of importance, or lack thereof, we are putting on our internal customers. While our external customers are the reason we are able to earn a salary, and have ...

In The News

The following article was published in The FABRICATOR magazine (July 2015) By Dan Davis, Editor-in-Chief Alexandra Industries, a producer and fabricator of aluminum extrusions in Alexandria, Minn., recognized the need to get involved in the local school district to boost the image of manufacturing...

Community Unity

The United Way Food Drop Lack of access to adequate and nutritious food has serious implications ‒ developmental, physical, mental, behavioral and social ‒ for individuals of all ages. The United Way Mobile Food Drop helps negate the impact by offering monthly distribution of nearly 20,000 ...