Torrance, CA - Pelican Products, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective cases, temperature-controlled packaging systems and advanced portable lighting systems, celebrated National Manufacturing Day on Friday with local high school students.
“With this event, our goal was to shine a light on the many career paths that manufacturing can offer,” said Director of Public & Media Relations Sharon Ward. “It’s important to Pelican to inspire and encourage our next generation of manufacturers."
Produced by the National Association of Manufacturers and the Manufacturing Institute, Manufacturing Day is a time for companies around the nation to open their doors to students, teachers, and community leaders to show the reality of modern manufacturing careers. As a proud supporter of Manufacturing Day 2019, Pelican Products opened its doors to students on October 4, 2019 for its very own Manufacturing Day event.
Local students from Hawthorne High School and the California Academy of Math and Sciences had a rare chance to tour Pelican’s 200,000 square foot manufacturing plant, check out state-of-the-art product building robots, and enjoy presentations and lunch with Pelican’s stellar manufacturing and engineering teams.
Pelican Products, Inc. is a portfolio company of Behrman Capital, a private equity investment firm based in New York and San Francisco.
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About Pelican Products
Pelican Products, Inc. is the global leader in the design and manufacture of high performance protective cases, temperature controlled packaging solutions, advanced portable lighting systems and rugged gear for professionals and outdoor enthusiasts. Their products are used by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, defense / military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and in numerous outdoor markets. Pelican™ products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 26 countries, with 24 offices and six manufacturing facilities across the globe. In Europe, the company does business under the name Peli Products, S.LU. For more information, visit www.pelican.com or www.behrmancap.com.