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August 2018

Doing Things Differently

Think for a moment about the multitude of people, strangers or acquaintances—whose paths crossed yours in the past week: the barista behind the counter at your favorite coffee shop; the mechanic who worked on your car; the quirky characters you’ve seen on the street; the parents with whom you ...

Service Spotlight

Nearly 20 years ago, our first robot, “Rosie,” joined our team at Alexandria Industries. From then forward, our automation journey has been unstoppable. Rosie is now 1 of 26 robots in our company. At Alexandria Industries, we embrace automation technology. Integrated throughout our extrusion,...

Announcements

SAVE THE DATE! Our 13th annual Fishing For the Cure Ice Fishing Challenge will be held on Feb. 16, 2019, 12 noon - 3 p.m. on Smith Lake, in Alexandria, Minn. It's never too early to start thinking about ice fishing. Especially when there is such a great reason behind this event—fighting...

Customer's Voice

Manufacturing suppliers will typically request an annual forecast from their customers. While this process takes time, suppliers absolutely need this information to ensure they have the capacity and production wherewithal to meet your product manufacturing needs throughout the year. They use the ...

In The News

The New York Times featured Alexandria Industries in an article about the skilled worker shortage. They call it the "Not So Heavy Metal” tour. It’s a lighthearted effort by Minnesota-based Alexandria Industries to introduce middle and high school students — as well the general public — to ...

Community Unity

Alexandria Industries is the number one Relay For Life fundraising team in Minnesota, and the second largest fundraiser among all Relay teams in the United States. The American Cancer Society recognized the efforts of company employees, who drive all fundraising, at the 2018 summer celebration event...