Falcon Plastics and Life Floor Awarded 2018 LAIC Growth and Achievement Award

Falcon Plastics and Life Floor Awarded 2018 LAIC Growth and Achievement Award
MADISON, SD, May 3, 2019 — Falcon Plastics is honored to announce that we have been awarded, along with customer, Life Floor, the Lake Area Improvement Corporation’s Growth and Achievement Award for 2018. The annual award was presented to Falcon Plastics and Life Floor on April 25th, 2019 at LAIC’s Annual Meeting in Madison, SD. President of Falcon Plastics, Jay Bender, said “Our family and our business are both humbled and honored in being recognized and awarded the Growth and Achievement Award from LAIC and the Madison community”.
 
Headquartered in Brookings, SD, Falcon was founded in 1975 and remains a family owned and operated manufacturer, with facilities in Brookings and Madison, SD, as well as Lexington, TN, and a partnership facility in Suzhou, China. Bender stated “We have had steady and consistent growth in our Madison facility ever since we opened its doors in 1990. This latest investment in facility expansion, equipment, and infrastructure was made possible due to our excellent team members in Madison, the willingness of the Madison community to grow and improve, and our confidence in Life Floor and all the other great customers we serve out of this facility.”
 
Falcon Plastics Madison facility also produces toner cartridges for customers like Toshiba, as well as high performance ice packs for outdoor and sporting goods markets, to name a few. Falcon Plastics is currently in the process of expanding its Madison facility; by June 2019, the facility will span over 67,000 square feet.
 
Falcon Plastics Madison Plant Manager, Randy Morehouse, expressed his appreciation for his team members and Life Floor, stating: “Being able to receive the growth and achievement award this year means a lot to the Falcon Madison plant. It proves that all the hard work that each and every employee in the plant puts in, is being recognized not only by their co-workers, but by the community. Sharing the award with Life Floor is special, it shows the commitment they have made to Falcon Plastics and the community, working together, growing together, and succeeding together.”
 
Life Floor is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and their slip-resistant, non-abrasive tile is manufactured by Falcon Plastics in Madison. The product is installed largely around pools, on pool decks, splash pads, slide pads, and multi-level structures. Spencer Howell, President of Life Floor, said “We love working with Falcon and the community of Madison whose values align so strongly with ours. What really resonates with our entire team is the fact that our product is made here in the United States by a company and community we're honored to work alongside of and partner with. Falcon manufactures a truly great product that makes our customer's lives better all around the world. Our work together has made it possible to bring safety and beauty to aquatic facilities everywhere”.
 
About Falcon Plastics:
Falcon Plastics is a family owned and operated business, headquartered in Brookings, SD. Founded in 1975, Falcon Plastics has been molding customer ideas into a wide variety of products in use every day by people all over the world. Falcon Plastics currently operates three manufacturing facilities with over 250,000 sq. ft. of facilities in Brookings and Madison, SD, and Lexington, TN, as well as a partnership in a 40,000 sq. ft. facility in Suzhou, China.
 
About Life Floor:
Founded in 2011 and manufacturing products in Madison since 2015, Life Floor is the creator of a foam-rubber flooring system designed for use in wet areas with barefoot traffic, the only safety surface specifically designed and engineered to perform in aquatic environments. Life Floor combines award-winning safety with unparalleled design capabilities, delivered by an expert team committed to a world-class experience for everyone who interacts with our products. All over the world, people trust Life Floor to make their aquatic environments look and feel extraordinary.
 
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If you would like more information, please contact Karissa Kopecky, Marketing Manager at marketing@falconplastics.com.