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Tufco Technologies Announces ISO 9001:2000 Certification In Green Bay

Press release from the issuing company

GREEN BAY, Wis., Oct. 22-- Tufco Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of integrated production services, including printing, folding, calendaring/thermal bonding and packaging is pleased to announce that on October 18, 2001 its Green Bay site successfully completed ISO 9001:2000 certification. Tufco's Green Bay operation has over 250 full time employees and utilizes a temporary work force on an "as needed'' basis. The site boasts a state of the art Windmoeller & Hoelscher (W&H) printing press capable of running high speeds, utilizing water and solvent based flexo printing. Folding capabilities at the Green Bay site allow for flexibility of multiple fold configurations. Other Contract Manufacturing capabilities at the Green Bay site include multiple packaging configurations such as flow wrap, cartons,pouches, tubs and sealing. Tufco also offers contract calendaring, thermal bonding and slitting services for products up to 123" in width as well as web adhesive laminations. In addition, Tufco operates a state of the art liquid tank farm system capable of making multiple formulations of liquids for application with a variety of substrates. Michele Corrigan, Vice President of Contract Manufacturing Sales and Marketing stated, "The ISO 9001:2000 certification was possible due to our dedicated site associates who wanted to improve upon our ISO 9001:1994 quality system that was already 'best in class' in our industry and reinforces our corporate quality policy (Continuous Improvement to Ensure Every Product/Service at Standard . . . Every Time). "The advancement to ISO 9001:2000 certification for our Green Bay, WI manufacturing site is tangible recognition of the capabilities which truly make Tufco Technologies the right choice for our customers in terms of service, quality and price and further differentiates us from our competitors.'' For more information about Tufco Technologies' Contract Manufacturing capabilities, please contact Michele Corrigan, VP Contract Manufacturing Sales and Marketing at 1-800-558-8145 or by mail at P.O. Box 23500, Green Bay, WI 54305-3500. Tufco serves more than 1,000 customers in markets such as Business Imaging, Paint Sundries, Contract Manufacturing and Specialty Printing. Tufco has manufacturing operations in North Carolina, Texas, South Carolina and Wisconsin as well as distribution facilities throughout the United States.