Winning the Excellence in International Trade Award Plaque

Kercher Industries, parent company of Lancaster Products, received the Mantec Excellence in International Trade Award for 2012. The yearly award goes to manufacturers that have demonstrated a commitment to one of the Next Generation Manufacturing (NGM) Strategies:

Continuous Improvement
International Trade
Supplier Development
Sustainability
Technology Acceleration
Workforce

International trade encompasses many facets of business including supplier development, workforce development, continuous improvements, and sustainability. Nominees will have people, partnerships, and systems in place capable of engaging global markets and talents better than the competition.

Ed Kercher, President of Kercher Industries and Lancaster Products, holding the Mantec Excellence in International Trade Award
Ed Kercher, President of Kercher Industries and Lancaster Products, holding the Mantec Excellence in International Trade Award

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Gary Peters, Operations Manager (far left), receiving the Mantec Excellence Award in York, PA for Kercher Industries and Lancaster Products.

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Mantec is one of the five state Industrial Resource Centers that aid small businesses in Pennsylvania.