The Source

November 2015

Demand Innovation

Part 1 (Note: This article is the first of a two-part series. Part 2 will be featured in our February 2016 newsletter.) Long before worker shortage and the skills gap became part of daily conversation, the leadership at Alexandria Industries anticipated these issues would become significant. ...

Doing Things Differently

Do you have the opportunity to do what you do best everyday? In many cases, our focus on improving ourselves typically revolves around fixing our weaknesses. We are changing this perspective at Alexandria Industries by changing the way we grow and get better at our work. We are doing things ...

Service Spotlight

Development of new products can be the key to success for so many manufacturers. Here are five tips to help you successfully develop new products. Involve your extruder early in the process. First to market often wins. By getting your extruder involved early in the product design and ...

People Making a Difference

As a team, we can accomplish many great things. But it is the role of each person that brings value to the work we do at Alexandria Industries. This is what makes us who we are as a company today. One by one, day by day, we continuously strive to improve Alexandria Industries! Todd and his team ...

Announcements

As the holiday season approaches, we reflect upon God’s goodness to us throughout the passing year. The people of Alexandria Industries are truly grateful for our partnership with such outstanding customers, suppliers, and many others who support our efforts. You have honored us with your ...

Customer's Voice

While it's not required for privately held companies to have a board of directors, we believe it is good business practice to have one. While we are deep in the day-to-day operations, we appreciate the expert counsel of our outside peers to have a voice on how we manage our Alexandria Industries ...

In The News

The following article was published in the Echo Press© newspaper (Oct. 21,2015) By Al Edenloff, Editor People working together for the common good — not laws — can play the biggest role in closing the gap of getting skilled workers to fill high-tech manufacturing jobs. That was one of the ...

Community Unity

Living Our Values Alexandria Industries' commitment to our core values and the behaviors that support those values, has never been more evident than when we watch our employees give to the causes that are important to them. Our employees are glad to support local non-profit agencies through ...