APRIL 2012

New Waste Concepts named exporter of the year

New Waste Concepts has been named a 2012 Exporter of the Year award winner by ThinkGlobal Inc.

Awards are given to one U.S. company in each of 13 industry categories. Privately held New Waste Concepts was named Exporter of the Year in the Environmental category. New Waste Concepts, based in Perrysburg, Ohio, is a global distributer of cover materials and other products and equipment which New Waste Concepts manufactures.

“Exporting could not be more important to New Waste Concepts’ success and survival during these turbulent economic times,” said Milton Knight, CEO. “Over the last 5 years, we have grown sales relating to exports from 15 to 44 percent. It has contributed to our being sharper and more focused domestically because of the effort required to be successful selling overseas.”

Criteria on which winners were selected include the total number of documented export transactions, the total percentage increase in sales, exports as a percentage of total sales, the company’s commitment to exporting, the company’s commitment to customer service and the company’s innovation and originality in marketing products or services. To be eligible for the award, a company must currently be exporting from the United States.