SOURCE: Flanders Corporation

September 15, 2008 16:39 ET

Flanders Corporation Announces Relocation of Corporate Office Functions

ST. PETERSBURG, FL--(Marketwire - September 15, 2008) - Flanders Corporation (NASDAQ: FLDR) announces it will be relocating corporate functions to its Washington, NC facility. St. Petersburg, the current corporate office, is a stand-alone office complex detached from the manufacturing facilities. The executive staff has been working diligently to evaluate all operations in order to identify areas where the corporation can cut overhead.

Harry Smith, COO, said, "The company has been evaluating all operations for the past year. We are striving to develop a company model with the lowest overhead in the air filtration industry. We will continue to identify non-performing operations and address them accordingly, during the fourth quarter of 2008. Our focus is to deliver world-class products at a reasonable price and to be the leader in innovation in our industry. We will continue to invest in IT, automation, and new technology."

Brenda Davis, VP of HR said, "Though these decisions are never easy, we have spent a tremendous amount of time evaluating all divisions and are working to make decisions that drive shareholder value and make the corporation more efficient."

For further information on Flanders and its products, visit its web site at http://www.flanderscorp.com/ or contact Harry Smith at (252) 946-8081.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Harry Smith
    Chief Operating Officer
    Flanders Corporation
    (252) 946-8081