LOS ANGELES(Sept. 11, 2000)—Truflex/Pang Rubber Products Co. will transfer production and operations at its Los Angeles manufacturing facility to parent firm Tech International´s facilities over the next year.
Michael Chambers, executive vice president and chief operating officer for Truflex/Pang and Tech International, said Truflex/Pang´s tire repair, chemical and industrial rubber operations in Los Angeles duplicate the functions within other Tech facilities.
Truflex/Pang support functions such as purchasing, customer service and accounting will be transferred to Tech´s headquarters in Johnstown, Ohio, within the next 60 days, Mr. Chambers said. He noted that Truflex/Pang top management, the North American sales and marketing team, and research and development personnel will now operate out of Johnstown.