Tiger-Sul Products (Canada) Co.

Tiger-Sul Products (Canada) Co.

October 10, 2008 08:00 ET

Tiger-Sul Products (Canada) Co. Has Been Chosen as One of Three Finalists for the EDC's Canadian Innovation Award for Global Business of the Year

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 10, 2008) - Tiger-Sul Products (Canada) Co. is pleased to announce the appointment as one of three finalists for the EDC's Canadian Innovation Award for Global Business of the Year.

In a press release dated October 8th, which was released to various business news publications, the Canadian Manufacturing and Exporters announced the finalists for the prestigious 2008 Canadian Innovation Awards. The awards, entering their eighth consecutive year, honour excellence of top Canadian companies who are leading the innovation charge in their field. Tiger-Sul Products (Canada) Co. was chosen as one of the three finalists for the EDC's Canadian Innovation Award for Global Business of the Year.

Winners will be announced on October 16th in Mississauga, Ontario during the Canadian Innovation Awards luncheon hosted by John Manley, counsel at McCarthy Tetrault as well as former minister of Industry, Finance, Foreign Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister. The event will be taking place in conjunction with CME's Manufacturing Awareness Day.

Attending the CME Canadian Innovation Awards will be Tiger-Sul Product's Jeff Ivan, Manager of Marketing & Business development. Jeff Ivan has worked closely with the H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. management team on the development and implementation of the two new Tiger-Sul Products plant nutrient Sulphur manufacturing facilities located in Stockton, California, USA, as well as in Umbogintwini, South Africa.

Tiger-Sul's Jeff Ivan states "The recognition as a Global Leader is a great honour for Tiger-Sul Products and recognizes our success that we have had over the past year. As the pioneer in the bentonite sulphur and bentonite sulphur micronutrient technology we take great honour in this recognition. The recognition couldn't have come at a better time as we see a dramatic increase in the global requirement for sulphur fertilizers due to the increase in agricultural production requirements, as well as the reduction of global emissions containing sulphur. Tiger-Sul Products working closely our parent company, H. J. Baker & Bro., Inc. has a strong vision to continue to grow our global network of Tiger-Sul Products plant nutrient sulphur manufacturing facilities to meet the increasing demand for Sulphur based nutrients. Tiger-Sul Products as a global company also works closely with industry to promote the use of Sulphur and provides value added technical and marketing knowledge to our partners in various global markets. Our unique forming process allows our partners to produce sulphur based fertilizers in a cost effective manner which when used in a balanced fertility program improves crop growth and quality. Our two primary product lines TIGER 90 CR® sulphur and TIGER MICRONUTRIENTS® fertilizers are known worldwide for their quality and performance. Tiger-Sul Products, with H. J. Baker & Bro., Inc., is continuing to identify and work with International Fertilizer producers to develop the premium global network of Tiger-Sul Products plant nutrient sulphur manufacturing facilities."

Tiger-Sul Products is a wholly-owned subsidiary of H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. based in Westport, Connecticut. Tiger-Sul Products is the Global leader in Sulphur Bentonite and Sulphur Bentonite Micronutrients technology with over 40 years of marketing and production experience. TIGER 90 CR® sulphur and TIGER MICRONUTRIENTS® Fertilizers are registered trademarks of Tiger-Sul Products (Canada) Co.

H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. has provided high quality ingredients to the feed, fertilizer, and sulphur industries since 1850, and was instrumental in developing the North American fertilizer and feed markets. This remarkable longevity is testimony to the company's commitment to excellence upheld for four generations of management by the Smith Family.

As an international manufacturer, importer, exporter and sales agent, H.J. Baker & Bro. Inc. mobilizes resources throughout the world. The company's strategically located processing plants, offices and warehouses create a super-efficient pipeline for the vital commodities and products that it sources, manufactures and markets.

H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. is highly qualified in materials handling, storage and transportation. H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. pays personal attention to every aspect of its operation and customer needs. Each phase of its organization is operated with maximum efficiency to ensure customer satisfaction.

Contact Information

  • H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc.
    Don Cherry
    VP H.J. Baker & Bro. Inc., President Tiger-Sul Products
    (203) 682-9200
    Email: dcherry@bakerbro.com
    or
    H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc.
    228 Saugatuck Avenue, Westport
    Connecticut, USA, 06880
    (203) 682-9200
    or
    Tiger-Sul Products (Canada) Co.
    Jeff Ivan
    Manager of Marketing & Business Development
    (403) 203-4510
    Email: jivan@tigersul.com
    or
    Tiger-Sul Products (Canada) Co.
    6444 - 42nd Street S.E.
    Calgary, Alberta, T2C 2V1
    (403) 203-4510