Ceramic Industry

Superior Graphite Plant Named Finalist Among Top Manufacturers

November 1, 2000
Superior Graphite Co.’s Russellville, Ark., plant is one of 25 exceptional manufacturing facilities to be named finalists in a competition that recognizes America’s top manufacturers. The recognition comes from IndustryWeek magazine’s annual America’s Best Plants award program. The magazine was reportedly particularly impressed with the plant’s production, citing a 54.3% increase in annual sales per employee since 1995.

“We’re very proud of this achievement, as it confirms that we’re a leading world-class company,” said Chad Edelen, the plant’s quality and technical manager. “The selection proves that we make quality products efficiently, that we take care of our employees, and that we operate a safe facility.”