*extrusions* eNewsletter - December 2016 - Issue 45
NewAge Industries Plastic Tubing and Hose Fluid Transfer Specialists


eNEWSLETTER - MAIN PAGE

99.8% Overall Product Quality Rating

Why NewAge?

We are solar powered

ESOP - Employee Owned For Your Benefit

extrusions NewAge Industries eNewsletter logo
DECEMBER 2016 - Issue Number 45 facebook   linkedin   twitter   google plus

Welcome to extrusions from plastic tubing manufacturer NewAge® Industries, Inc., the Fluid Transfer Specialists®.

IN THIS ISSUE


How It's Done – Fittings Inspection

fittingsAlthough NewAge Industries produces molded fittings for our AdvantaPure product line, most fittings we offer are purchased from outside sources. But that doesn't mean we don't inspect the items thoroughly before they're sold to a customer or used in a hose assembly.

When a stock fitting order arrives, the items are checked visually and labels are inspected for accuracy. Inspectors must be familiar with the fitting product lines and able to tell what type of fitting it is simply by looking at it.
READ MORE...

back to top arrow BACK TO TOP


ESOP Update – Another 9% & Why It Matters to You

ESOP - Employee Owned for Your BenefitIn 2006 NewAge Industries became partly employee owned when Ken Baker, CEO and majority shareholder, sold 30% of the corporation to an ESOP – an Employee Stock Ownership Plan. Baker sold another 10% to the ESOP in 2013 and in June 2016, transferred an additional 9%, bringing the ESOP's total ownership to 49%.

Why? Because having employees become invested in the company instills the pride of ownership, puts a succession plan in place and discourages a competitive buyout.
READ MORE...

back to top arrow BACK TO TOP


Meet the Team - Supply Chain

The Supply Chain team interacts extensively with all departments to ensure:

  • Proper inventory levels of stocked product
  • Non-stock items are produced within our customers' expectations by coordinating with all manufacturing teams
  • New product development programs are properly progressing so that NewAge has an ample stream of fresh products to present to customers

The team expanded and reorganized over the last year to address needs at the tactical level (stocking the right amount of product at the right time) and strategic level (choosing the right vendors to support various initiatives). Regardless of function, the Supply Chain team is dedicated to meeting customer expectations while doing what's best for NewAge


Dan Tropea
Director of Supply Chain
1 year
"I am proud to note that during the past year over 95% of our stock product orders shipped on time to meet our customers' due dates, and more importantly, we accomplished this while decreasing our overall inventory. This major milestone was not achieved with one major strategy change or one major acquisition. Rather, it was a countless number of small, focused and daily endeavors that the team performed on a consistent basis. Our department motto is best described by Napoleon Hill: 'If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way.' I am grateful to lead such a hardworking and caring team and look forward to exceeding the needs of our customers and the company with them."

Kathi Lohr
Buyer/Planner
1 year

Dawn MacDonald
Supply Chain Assistant
7 years

Lori Stiverson
Production Planner
1 year

Cathy Wallace
Materials Manager
27 years

Lauren Winokur
Senior Procurement Specialist
7 years

Craig Zelin
Buyer/Planner
1 year

back to top arrow BACK TO TOP


Cartoon


In the Next Issue

  • How It's Done – Hose Assembly Inspection
  • New White Paper – "A Comparison of Fittings"
  • Product Comparison – Butyl vs. Nitrile

 

back to top arrow BACK TO TOP

We invite your feedback and suggestions. Do you have an idea for an article? Do you have a technical question you would like to ask our staff? Email us and we will try to include it in a future issue. Thanks!

LINKS

Past Issues

About Us

Products


tubing and hose ships same day

Did you know...

download tubing, hose, and fittings catalogs


RESOURCES

Press Releases

Glossary

Reference Tools


suggestions-feedback


NewAge® Web Site

AdvantaPure® Web Site

ESOP logo


 

facebook   linkedin   twitter   google plus


NewAge and AdvantaPure logos

NewAge offers Tubing and Hose in a wide variety of materials
PVC
Polyurethane
Silicone
TPR
Nylon
PTFE, FEP, PFA
Polyethylene
Polypropylene
Viton™
Hytrel®
Latex

eNEWSLETTER

subscribe to our enewsletter

Our eNewsletter is called extrusions and it's filled with information related to tubing, hose, and fittings. You can check out the latest and past issues here:

eNEWSLETTER
ARCHIVE

NewAge Industries' AdvantaPure products are manufactured to meet the strict sanitary requirements of the Pharmaceutical, Biomedical, Cosmetic, and Food Industries. Platinum-cured silicone tubing and silicone hose are manufactured in our state-of-the-art clean room and are ideal for applications that require cleanliness, non-toxicity, and resistance to extreme temperature variations. AdvantaPure also provides stainless-steel overbraided and rubber-covered fluoropolymer hose, sanitary fittings, and complete hose assemblies.

SPECIAL REDUCED PRICING
While Supplies Last

We are offering special discounts on select tubing, hose, & fittings products. These reduced prices are good while supplies last.

CLEARANCE
TUBING, HOSE & FITTINGS


| Home | Products | About Us | Reference Tools | Contact Us | Request for Quote |
| News | Tradeshow Schedule | Employment Opportunities | Community Service | Why NewAge? |


Legal Notices & Trademarks | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions of Sale 2000 - 2017 NewAge Industries, Inc.

   facebook   linkedin   twitter   google plus

We are your "Fluid Transfer Specialists®"
Contact Us For Experienced Technical Support:
Phone: 800-506-3924 or 215-526-2300
Fax: 800-837-1856 or 215-526-2190
E-mail:
esales@newageindustries.com

NewAge® Industries, Inc., 145 James Way, Southampton, PA 18966-3817