President Bush Visits Fox Valley Metal Tech

April 20, 2006—President Bush visited Mitsubishi Laser customer, Fox Valley Metal-Tech (Green Bay, WI) last month to address the nation on the small business sector of our economy and its vitality to economic growth.

The President explained the relationship between cutting taxes on small businesses and it more money for companies to invest in new equipment.

According to the company's press release, Fox Valley Metal-Tech was one of the first companies in the country to install Mitsubishi's River Navigation System, one of the largest laser FMS systems in the U.S. The installation controls material flow with its 91 shelves, lengthening unattended operations.

The President added that John West, President of Fox Valley Metal-Tech, was able to hire five new people in just three weeks, and would continue to hire more workers.