Lampton-Love Is Going Gasman Green

Since Lampton-Love, Inc. was created, the company has sought innovative solutions to offset low propane sales during the warmer seasons. We’ve sold insurance, furniture, air conditioning equipment, heat and air service, and even ice, but nothing seemed to stick. Until recently, that is.  The propane industry nationwide is suffering from huge gallon losses due in […]

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Editorial

Dear Readers, Welcome to the summer edition of FOCUS! In this issue, we hope to provide you an update on some of the new things going on within our company. This publication is one of the ways we stay connected. This past year has continued to be another good year for Ergon. Our business strategies […]

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Perspective: Becoming “Other-Focused”

In this Perspective, I would like to share another devotional adapted from The Daily Bread. When you are feeling neglected, overlooked, or ignored, what is your natural reaction? It depends on your personality, but you will probably either want to withdraw and take the approach of “You-ignore-me-so-I’ll ignore-you,” or you’ll seek a way to get […]

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Corporate Spotlight: Ergon Internal Audit

  Imagine this conversation . . . Person 1:  “Internal Audit just called.” Person 2:  Groan Person 1:  “Said he was looking through some of your documents.” Person 2:  Louder groan Person 1:  “Said he had a few questions.” Person 2:  Begins looking for a bottle of aspirin. Person 1:  “Said he would stop by […]

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Ergonots: The Patriot Award

On May 8, 2012, The Mississippi Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a U.S. Department of Defense organization, honored members of Ergon with the Patriot Award in recognition of their support for employees serving in the National Guard and Reserve Force. Ray Callahan, Paul Young, Lee Lampton, and Leslie B. Lampton, […]

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Lampton-Love Is Going Gasman Green

Since Lampton-Love, Inc. was created, the company has sought innovative solutions to offset low propane sales during the warmer seasons. We’ve sold insurance, furniture, air conditioning equipment, heat and air service, and even ice, but nothing seemed to stick. Until recently, that is.  The propane industry nationwide is suffering from huge gallon losses due in […]

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Editorial

Dear Readers, Welcome to the summer edition of FOCUS! In this issue, we hope to provide you an update on some of the new things going on within our company. This publication is one of the ways we stay connected. This past year has continued to be another good year for Ergon. Our business strategies […]

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Uncategorized

Perspective: Becoming “Other-Focused”

In this Perspective, I would like to share another devotional adapted from The Daily Bread. When you are feeling neglected, overlooked, or ignored, what is your natural reaction? It depends on your personality, but you will probably either want to withdraw and take the approach of “You-ignore-me-so-I’ll ignore-you,” or you’ll seek a way to get […]

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Corporate Spotlight: Ergon Internal Audit

  Imagine this conversation . . . Person 1:  “Internal Audit just called.” Person 2:  Groan Person 1:  “Said he was looking through some of your documents.” Person 2:  Louder groan Person 1:  “Said he had a few questions.” Person 2:  Begins looking for a bottle of aspirin. Person 1:  “Said he would stop by […]

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Ergonots: The Patriot Award

On May 8, 2012, The Mississippi Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a U.S. Department of Defense organization, honored members of Ergon with the Patriot Award in recognition of their support for employees serving in the National Guard and Reserve Force. Ray Callahan, Paul Young, Lee Lampton, and Leslie B. Lampton, […]

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Case Studies in Business Excellence and Improvement: Crafco Equipment Plant, Chandler AZ on Succeeding by Sustaining Simple Truths

“I’ve worked 25 years in the automotive and aerospace industries, using Lean manufacturing, Kaizen events and all of the strategies for business reliability and improvement,” says Bill Diebold, Manager of Crafco Equipment Plant in Chandler, Arizona, “but this place beats all I’ve ever seen!  These employees work consistently by 5S / 6S principles every day, […]

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Crafco Opens New Facility in China

Crafco, Inc. celebrated the grand opening of its plant in Wuxi, China, on March 30, 2012. The Wuxi facility is comprised of a building that is 38,000 square feet on 2 acres. It is the first location Crafco has opened in China. The plant will be used to manufacture and distribute pavement preservation equipment to […]

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Quality Topic: Ergon Adds a New Learning Management System to the Learning Function

We are pleased to announce the roll out of a new enterprise-wide Learning Management System (LMS). The SAP Training and Events Management module is being replaced with two LMS modules from the TEDS Talent Management Solutions suite. TEDS is an acronym that stands for Training, Education and Development Solution and the modules we are implementing […]

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Product Spotlight: Welcome ErgonArmor – Corrosion Engineering!

Ergon Asphalt & Emulsions, Inc. (EAE) acquired the Corrosion Engineering Group of Henkel Corporation in December 2011 as a developmental move to bolster its strategic supply position, as well as to expand its growing specialty sector in ErgonArmor. Located in Lester, Pennsylvania, the newly-acquired Corrosion Engineering Division (CED) is a leading provider of sophisticated lining […]

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