Date March 2020 • in Press Releases

March 16th, 2020- Lake in the Hills, IL- During this time of uncertainty, AFC would like to share its efforts to reduce the impact of COVID-19 on our employees, community, and customers:

Operations

All AFC locations will remain open with normal business hours. We are adhering to local recommendations for remote working, where applicable. Additional safety measures have been implemented to protect essential operations staff, such as:

  • Following all WHO, CDC, and local health recommendations
  • Education on symptoms and best practices (reduced contact)
  • Increased sanitation stations and scheduled sanitation breaks
  • Increased cleaning of high traffic areas

Our team is committed to maintaining procurement, production, order processing, and fulfillment standards. Any changes will be actively communicated.

Service

AFC’s sales and technical staff are also adhering to limited travel/ remote working for the next few weeks. They are readily available via phone, email, and video conferencing to support your business’ needs. Typical visits, such as production line evaluations, can be performed through video collection. We understand that certain situations require on-site support; AFC will accommodate to meet your production demands.

We are focused on helping you move projects forward during this event. Ultimately, the safety of our communities is paramount. As the situation evolves, AFC will take the necessary steps to protect our mutual business interests. Thank you for trusting us with your high temperature and non-stick manufacturing solutions.

Regards,

W. Christopher Lewis, President