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AFL Associates Generate $7,500 in Hurricane Florence Disaster Relief

AFL presented a $7,500 check to the American Red Cross in support of disaster relief in areas affected by Hurricane Florence.

AFL to Feature Several New Products at SCTE/ISBE Cable-Tec Expo

AFL will feature the latest technologies in connectivity products, equipment and cable products at booth #831.

AFL Launches Two Fujikura Fusion Splicers

The Fujikura 41S Core Sensing fusion splicer and the 31S both feature touchscreen technology and active cladding alignment capability, simplifying use and greatly reducing the need for rigorous cleaning in typical field conditions.

AFL Releases Bluetooth®-enabled Fujikura Cleaver

AFL is launching the Fujikura CT50 fiber cleaver with innovative new features including Bluetooth capability, a push-button motorized blade rotation and a rugged exterior.

AFL Presents $5,000 Grant to Turning Point

The grant will support the Domestic Violence Shelter Program, which focuses on shelter expenses and the enhancement of prevention and educational opportunities for both children and adults.

AFL Test Equipment Products Honored by CI&M 2018 Innovators Awards Program

AFL's MFIS and FOCIS Duel both received silver level honors.

AFL Awards $2,500 Grant to Union County Community Shelter

The grant will support the Emergency Shelter and Food program.

AFL Featuring New MicroCore® Cable and FlexScan® OTDR at BICSI Fall

AFL is featuring its latest cable, connectivity and equipment solutions for the enterprise market in booth #527, specifically showcasing LMHD MicroCore and a new FlexScan OTDR.

AFL Introduces WDM-Enabled Rack-Mount High Density Panel

AFL is launching the CGM™ Plus high density rack-mount panel designed for Wavelength Division Multiplexing (WDM) applications.

AFL Introduces Multi-Fiber Identification System

MFIS is easy-to-use, innovative product family that assures continuity in multi-fiber network build-outs and upgrades quickly, accurately and efficiently.

AFL Hosting Career Fair, Manufacturing Job Opportunities Available

The Career Fair will be held at the SCC Tyger River Campus September 5 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

AFL Awards $5,000 Grant to Pendleton Place

The grant will support the Smith House, a residential facility that houses up to 10 young women ages 12 to 21.

AFL Forms MERG Group for Veterans, Presents Check to Upstate Warrior Solution

In forming MERG, AFL partnered with Upstate Warrior Solution, an organization dedicated to connecting warriors and their families to resources and opportunities in the community.

AFL Features High Density Cabling, Fiber Inspection and Compact Enclosures at ISE Expo

AFL is exhibiting at ISE Expo in Denver, August 14-16 in booth 327, and featuring OSP MicroCore®, Wrapping Tube Cable, FOCIS Duel, FOCIS WiFi2™ Connector Inspection Systems plus a compact enclosure.

AFL Recognized by SC DHEC Smart Business Recycling Program

Achievements include reducing electricity consumption use by 35 percent, reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 83,441 metric tons of CO2 and reducing natural gas consumption by 28 percent.

AFL Presents $2,500 Grant to the Santa Fund

The grant will provide for hats, coats, gloves, pants and boots during the colder months of the year.

AFL Supports Project LEARN with $2,500 Grant

The grant will support the Lowell Loves to Learn BookNook Program.

AFL Division Reaches Milestone 5M Safe Work Hours

This milestone represents more than 20 years without a lost time accident.

AFL Recipient of Eight Technology Patents

Several associates were recognized with patent awards for developing new products and technologies within the fiber optic cable, connectivity and test and inspection divisions.

AFL Awards Grant to Clemson University Foundation

AFL awarded a $5,000 grant to the Clemson University Foundation in support of the Charles H. Townes Optical Science and Engineering Summer Program.

Fujikura Ltd. Elects Jody Gallagher, AFL President/CEO, to Board of Directors

AFL announces that Jody Gallagher, president & CEO, was elected to Fujikura’s Board of Directors at their Annual Shareholders meeting in Tokyo, Japan.

AFL Supports STEM with Grant for The Children’s Museum of the Upstate

AFL awarded a $3,500 grant to The Children’s Museum of the Upstate (TCMU) in support of the FIRST® LEGO® League.

AFL Recognized by United Way of the Piedmont for Annual Campaign

AFL received four awards for its annual corporate campaign including the top award for Employee Giving (companies at $200K+).

AFL Presents $10K Grant to YMCA of Greater Spartanburg

The grant will support the YMCA’s summer camp program for children and the cancer survivorship program.

AFL Monroe NC Associates Present $5,000 United Way Campaign Donation

Associates raised $5,000 for the United Way of Central Carolinas.



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