April 22, 2015
By Amanda Emmerich
Stevens Industries, Inc. is privileged to be recognized as industry leaders by Woodworking Product's WOOD 100 edition. Stevens received top honors in the category of Enhanced Productivity, adding superior value to products. Additionally, Stevens was named one of the fastest growing wood industry manufacturers, with sales growth of nearly 9% in 2013. The company attributes their performance to focus on reducing scrap, lean manufacturing and stringent quality control measures. Mike Gibson, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, states, "We work diligently to streamline our processes and embrace improved methods of lean manufacturing. Our greatest resource though, remains the dedicated associates who take great pride in workmanship and quality."
Woodworking Products is a trade publication for wood manufacturing, surface innovation, commercial and residential building trades. Their WOOD 100 edition recognizes not just sales growth, but according to their website, "to also pay tribute to those companies that have grown better."
Stevens is one of the largest manufacturers of architectural casework and millwork in the United States. As a 100% employee-owned business, Stevens wishes to congratulate all their employee owners on this achievement.
For more information about Stevens Industries, Inc., visit, www.StevensInd.com or contact Stevens Industries spokeswoman, Amanda Emmerich, at 217-857-7145.