Ceramic Industry

Nanophase Holds Third Quarter Conference Call

November 6, 2000
Senior management of Nanophase Technologies Corp. recently discussed opportunities for the company's nanocrystalline technology and the fourth quarter outlook in the company's third quarter conference call, held October 26. "We were very pleased with our third quarter revenue and margin performance," said Joseph Cross, president and CEO. "As we noted in our third quarter news release, third quarter revenue was well ahead of plan because of accelerated orders from a key customer using our nanocrystalline zinc oxide product." Cross offered some additional observations about the quarter and the company's future: "As we discussed last quarter, the entire Nanophase team remains tightly focused on meeting its business plan goals and objectives for 2000 and positioning business for 2001."