Sweet Manufacturing garners export award for 3rd time

The following is a press release I received today from Sweet Manufacturing, located in the Springfield Industrial Park on the south side of the city.  Sweet manufactures bulk handling equipment for the ag and industrial sectors (grain, fertilizer, coal, wood chips) as well as heat processors (grain, soybeans, feed, egg shell, etc.) as well as bin gates and grating.  Some of their customers include Cargill, Anheuser-Busch, Pillsbury, CPC, Archer-Daniel Midland, Firestone, and Certaineed, and their equipment can be found in the US, Canada, Japan, China, Indonesia, Philippines, Mexico, Central and South America, and Europe (including Italy, Ireland, Netherlands, Bosnia, and Turkey).

Ohio Governor Ted Strickland presents 2009 E-Award to Sweet Mfg. CEO Alicia Sweet Hupp

Ohio Governor Ted Strickland presents 2009 E-Award to Sweet Mfg. CEO Alicia Sweet Hupp

Here’s the release…

Sweet Manufacturing Company Awarded Excellence in Exporting Award for the 3rd Time

Springfield, Ohio —August 28, 2009 Sweet Manufacturing Company has been selected by Ohio’s Governor Ted Strickland to receive the 2009 Governor’s Excellence in Exporting Award. This is Sweet’s 3rd time to have received this prestigious recognition – 1998, 2005 and now 2009.

Since 1986 the Governor’s Excellence in Exporting Awards have recognized companies and organizations of all sizes that have shown superior performance in exporting or heightened awareness of exporting as a vital component of Ohio’s economy.

Alicia Sweet Hupp, CEO of Sweet Manufacturing, comments “We are so excited and proud to be selected a 3rd time for this great award. This recognition would not have been possible without the efforts of all the Sweet employees. I am so proud of the teamwork, cooperation and hard work that was necessary to accomplish such great results. This recognition certainly reinforces our commitment to our long term vision to be the world’s first choice provider of material handling equipment.”

Sweet was presented the E-Award on August 26th by Governor Ted Strickland at a ceremony in Columbus, Ohio. See the attached press release from the governor’s office. Also attached is a picture of Alicia Sweet Hupp with the E-Award, accompanied by Ohio Governor Ted Strickland and Ohio Department of Development Interim Director Lisa Patt-McDaniel.

For more information about Sweet Manufacturing Company, visit the company website at www.sweetmfg.com.

About Sweet Manufacturing Company
Sweet Manufacturing, established in 1955, is known worldwide as “The Quality Line” for its reputation of outstanding quality products and service. Sweet manufactures bulk material handling, conveying and processing equipment. This includes Silver-Sweet® bucket elevators, Flite-Veyor® drag conveyors, Quick-Key® belt conveyors, Silver-Span® conveyor support systems, Goliath® support towers and Calormatic® multi-purpose heat processors. Sweet’s equipment is made of galvanized steel for maximum life and minimum maintenance with no field welding required. Sweet sells and markets its products, all around the world, in the agricultural and industrial segments.

>> Sweet Manufacturing – www.sweetmfg.com
>> Sweet’s history – www.sweetmfg.com/Corporate.html
>> Springfield News-Sun article – http://bit.ly/27eAK2
>> Dayton Business Journal article – http://bit.ly/3OSh4W

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