When a Domino’s Pizza restaurant chain in Australia needed 700,000 pans on a tight deadline, logic dictated the company purchase them from a company close to home.
But pan companies in Australia and China could not turnaround an order this big in this short of time frame.
In steps Lloyd Pans, a pizza tools, bakeware and cookware manufacturer. The Spokane, Washington-based company started fulfilling the order before its competitors even submitted their quotes. The Spokane newspaper, The Spokesman-Review, covered this story and more in a recent article about manufacturers thriving during the “Great Recession.”
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