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Utah Manufacturers Association Announces 2018 Manufacturers of the Year at Annual Awards Banquet

November 15, 2018

Murray, November 5, 2018 – Manufacturing is a leading industry and a major contributor to the success Utah’s strong economy. There are more than 3,500 manufacturing companies which employ a significant workforce in Utah. Annually, the Utah Manufacturers Association recognizes several Utah manufacturing companies for their efforts in improving manufacturing processes, contributing to their communities, driving the business economy and providing a safe working environment for their employees.

At the 113th Annual Awards Banquet for the Utah Manufacturers Association held on November 3, 2018, ten exceptional manufacturing companies in the state were recognized for outstanding execution in operational performance and best practices, economic achievement, workplace safety, community and state involvement, public outreach and fidelity to the principles of free enterprise. These companies have demonstrated areas of expertise and outstanding business practices in their individual manufacturing industry subsectors as well as demonstrating this to the general business community.

Awards were presented to the following companies:

Capstone Nutrition, Ogden, Utah

Cleasby Manufacturing, Clearfield, Utah

Five Star Airport Alliance, Salt Lake City, Utah

Futura Industries, Clearfield, Utah

Inovar, Logan, Utah

Ophir Spiricon, Logan, Utah

Purple Innovations, Alpine, Utah

SnugZ USA, West Jordan, Utah

Varex Imaging, Salt Lake, Utah

West Liberty Foods, Tremonton, Utah

Congratulations to these companies and their employees on being selected for this prestigious award. The Utah Manufacturers Association expresses our thanks to these manufacturers for their contribution to UMA, the manufacturing industry and to the State of Utah. To learn more about the 2018 Manufacturers of the Year visit the Utah Manufacturers Association social media channels.

About Utah Manufacturers Association

Utah Manufacturers Association providing roads to manufacturing success! The Utah Manufacturers Association has been the “voice of manufacturing” in Utah for 113 years. Our mission is to enhance, promote and improve the business climate in Utah. Whatever your business interests may be, UMA has been the organization where industry leaders come together to solve relevant issues facing the local manufacturing industry. We advocate for our members and the industry, because we know “what Utah makes, makes Utah.”

Media Contact:

Todd Bingham

President, Utah Manufacturers Association