LORD Corp. has named Ellsworth Adhesives its Distributor of the Year for 2011. A distributor of LORD® structural adhesives throughout the U.S. and Canada since 1982, Ellsworth is a global corporation with more than 30 years of experience in providing adhesive solutions to a variety of industrial markets. According to Matt Ryan, National Distribution manager for LORD Corp., Ellsworth was selected because of the company’s outstanding overall performance in the areas of sales, new account development, customer support and service; collaboration with LORD; and the delivery of exceptional value to the two companies’ mutual customers.

“Ellsworth’s 2011 results representing LORD structural adhesives were impressive,” Ryan said. “Their performance in new account growth, the effective multi-level engagement between our companies and the implementation of key initiatives resulted in outstanding profitable sales growth. We appreciate their efforts on behalf of LORD Corp.”

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