Kenosha, WI, March 14, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Xten Industries, an award-winning plastic injection molder and contract manufacturer, will be hosting Scott Walker, gubernatorial candidate and Milwaukee County Executive, and his “Brown Bag Guide to Government” campaign, Monday, March 15.
Walker’s state-wide Brown Bag campaign began last month in Green Bay. The tour, spaced over the next several months, has Walker touring local businesses and meeting with workers. In addition to taking questions and listening to employees, Walker will outline his Brown Bag Guide to Government that follows three basic principles:
· Don’t spend more than you have.
· Smaller government is better government.
· People create jobs, not government.
Xten’s sustainability initiatives and the publicity they generated attracted the interest of Joseph Fadness, Walker’s Director of Operations, who then toured Xten’s Kenosha facilities and selected Xten for the next stop on the campaign.
“Xten embodies the characteristics Walker is talking about: using fewer resources improves the health of the company and its community. We look forward to Mr. Walker’s visit to Xten. We are proud of our growth,” states Xten’s President, Matthew Davidson, “and welcome his support as we bring global business opportunities to Kenosha that will result in additional jobs.”
Xten Industries, an ISO 9001:2008 certified company, was founded in 1940. Since moving to Kenosha in 2002, Xten’s revenue has grown over 35% annually to over $18 million in 2009. Xten has become a local leader in contract manufacturing and plastic injection molding. Xten and all its employees strive to be an extension of their customers, assembling finished products and drop shipping those directly to ultimate users. Xten provides significant manufacturing efficiencies and has proven to be competitive with Asian and other outsourcing alternatives. The company offers many services including part and tool design assistance, engineering, finishing, in-mold decorating, assembly, and packaging, along with inventory management and logistics solutions. Xten’s mission is to deliver outstanding products on time, at a fair price, working safely in an enjoyable atmosphere while proving that manufacturing can thrive in the United States. For more information on Xten, please visit www.xtenindustries.com or Xten’s headquarters in Kenosha, WI.
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