June 30, 2003

PRESS RELEASE - FOR RELEASE IMMEDIATELY

Contact - Dan Williams  1-800-452-4462 ext. 489

dwilliams@hlchina.com  

 

New Homer Laughlin’s New Rapid Response Program

Guarantees Quick Delivery on Hundred of Items

 

Newell, West Virginia—Homer Laughlin China Company introduces Rapid Response, a quick-ship program guaranteed to ship hundreds of the company’s most popular items in 5 to 10 days to meet any operator’s deadline. Undecorated Ameriwhite®, undecorated ivory and unique items ship within five days from receipt of order. Fiesta® decorated Ameriwhite® and decorated ivory body products ship within 10 business days from receipt of order.

 

“What sets Rapid Response apart from the competition is the wide array of unique items we are offering,” said Kim Faloon, Homer Laughlin director of marketing. “Operators are not limited to a few generic items. They can order anything from a star rim soup to a rectangular appetizer tray and have it shipped within 5 days.” 

 

All Homer Laughlin china is made in the U.S.A. and is lead free. Homer Laughlin also adds Alpha Alumina to the body of all its china to enhance durability and chip resistance, and to provide superior heat retention.

 

Call 800-452-4462 to contact your Homer Laughlin representative or visit www.hlchina.com.

 

Founded in 1871, The Homer Laughlin China Company is the largest domestic pottery maker, employing over 1100 skilled workers in a 37-acre facility. Computerized kilns, state-of-the-art production facilities, decorating equipment and the timeless style and elegance of the designs provide the perfect combination that is the hallmark of The Homer Laughlin China Company.                                                         

 Caption: Homer Laughlin China Company introduces Rapid Response, a quick-ship program guaranteed to ship hundreds of the company’s most popular items in 5 to 10 days to meet any operator’s deadline. Undecorated Ameriwhite®, undecorated ivory and Unique items ship within five days from receipt of order. Fiesta®, decorated Ameriwhite® and decorated ivory body products ship within 10 business days from receipt of order. Call 800-452-4462 to contact your Homer Laughlin China representative or visit www.hlchina.com.

 Editor’s Note: Homer Laughlin china is also available for decorative and food photo shoots. Please contact John Marzich if you are interested in using Homer Laughlin china.