Firesuit Manufacturer Continues Commitment to Founding Family Values
Globe Manufacturing Company received the 2013 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics by the Better Business Bureau of New Hampshire.
The Council of Better Business Bureaus established this annual awards program in order to gain public recognition for American businesses that maintain a solid commitment to conducting their practices in an ethical manner. The Torch Awards honor select businesses showing prowess in marketplace ethics through trust, performance, and integrity. Award winners are recognized for their outstanding business practices and for promoting a trustworthy marketplace for all. They are chosen by an independent panel of judges.
Globe employs nearly 400 employees and has more than 125,000 square feet of manufacturing and distribution facilities, with headquarters in Pittsfield. For 126 years, Globe has provided high quality, customized gear that combines innovative design and construction methods, the skills of experienced employees, and the highest quality standards.“Four generations ago, Globe was founded when family was central to all activities and integrity was a paramount guide to a successful life, and these beliefs were put far above success in business,” said Rob Freese, senior vice president of marketing at Globe Manufacturing Company. “Today more than ever we’re proud to embrace these same values while successfully competing in the global marketplace.”