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AFL Announces 2015-2016 Naruse Academic Scholarship Recipient

Laura Franco receives this award in recognition of her outstanding academic and extracurricular achievements during her high school career

AFL Associates Contribute over 300 Volunteer Hours during Month of Service

90 AFL associates volunteered over 300 hours with four organizations

AFL Acquires AFC Group

AFC will join the AFL family expanding the company’s global offering of solutions to the telecommunications, utility, enterprise and industrial markets

AFL Associates Receive Patent Awards

Two AFL associates were presented with patent awards for their work developing innovations to enhance technologies for AFL’s optical connectivity and apparatus products

AFL’s Enterprise Services Division Recognized for Safety

AFL was honored at the Union County Chamber of Commerce 2015 Safety Awards Luncheon.

AFL Interns Paint Born Learning Trail at Hatcher Garden

Ten AFL interns gave back to the community by stenciling and painting a Born Learning Trail at Hatcher Garden in Spartanburg, SC.

AFL President and CEO Recognized as SC Ambassador for Economic Development

SC Department of Commerce recognized 48 individuals from 46 counties for this award

AFL’s Volunteers Choose Program Awards $20K in Grants Internationally

Initiative allows associates who volunteered for a company-sponsored outreach program last year to vote for an organization of their choice to receive the annual grant

AFL Associates Present $11,800 Grant to A Child’s Haven and the Cancer Association

Two grants totaling $11,800 went to organizations in Greenville and Spartanburg counties

AFL Expands Swage Substation Bus Accessories Line, Adds Swage Cable Accessories Line

Added five and six-inch bus accessories to the existing one through four-inch bus accessory offering

AFL Recipient of Commendation of Excellence Award from South Carolina Chamber of Commerce

Award recognizes the successful safety records of firms and their associates who have had an outstanding Lost Workday Case Rate over the last year

AFL Selects Interconnect Solutions to Represent Industrial Markets in Europe and the Middle East

Will exclusively represent AFL’s products in the military, broadcast, petrochemical, oil and gas and additional industrial markets

AFL Signs BHD Technologies and Cyberlogic Solutions in Canada

Two new sales agencies will represent AFL's products in Canada

AFL Grants $2,000 to WOW Trail in Laconia, NH

WOW Trail provides a safe, alternative route for runners, bikers and walkers of all ages to stay active

AFL’s FOCIS Flex Fiber Optic Connector Inspection System Receives 2015 Lightwave Innovation Award

AFL, a leading global fiber optics manufacturer and service provider, was acknowledged for its FOCIS Flex Fiber Optic Connector Inspection System during the 2015 Lightwave Innovation Awards.

AFL Receives South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance Safety Award

Award recognizes last year’s safety accomplishments of AFL’s Hidden Lake Plant and AFL’s Ridgeview Center Plant

AFL Sponsors Habitat for Humanity 2015 CEO Build

AFL’s president and CEO, Jody Gallagher, will volunteer with fellow CEOs

FibreFab Presents £2,000 Grant to White Spire School

Funding will help provide students with the opportunity to interact connect and learn using tablets and interactive white boards

AFL Associates Volunteer for Take Root Tree Planting

More than 100 volunteer hours were contributed by volunteers

AFL Selects Blair Davis Agency to Represent the Utility Market in the Canadian Maritimes

Agency will represent the power and utility markets along with selected oil & gas and mining accounts

Fujikura Receives Customer Value Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan

Award recognizes the high quality and reliability of Fujikura’s splicers as well as its price competitiveness and exceptional after-sales service

AFL Selects ITS Solutions Inc. for Power Utility Sales Channel in Quebec

Experience in the industry will drive unique solutions for electric utilities

AFL Canada Presents $7,000 Grant to Support JDRF

Grant will specifically target JDRF’s efforts to accelerate solutions for management, care and a cure of T1D

AFL Australia Presents $2,000 Grant to Disability Sport & Recreation

Geared toward educating students to better understand people facing disabilities and the importance of living a healthy, active lifestyle, AFL supports DSR with grant.

AFL Presents $30,000 in Community Outreach Grants to Local Nonprofit Organizations

AFL presents $30,000 in community outreach grants to three local nonprofit organizations.


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