Cummins-Allison Corporation Receives U.S. Department of Commerce
International Export Achievement Award
Mt. Prospect, Illinois
May 11, 2007
Cummins-Allison Corporation, headquartered in Mt. Prospect, Illinois, received an International Export Achievement Award today from the US Department of Commerce for successful entry into the market of Poland.
Ms. Julie Carducci, Director of the US Department of Commerce Export Assistance Center in Chicago and Ms. Monika Toporkiewiecz, International Trade Specialist for the U.S. Department of Commerce Commercial Service Chicago office, presented the award to Mr. William J. Jones, Chairman of Cummins-Allison Corporation, at the company headquarters in Mount Prospect, Illinois.
Cummins began exporting products to Poland in 2005 after identifying and appointing a new distributor utilizing the Department of Commerce Gold Key Distributor Search Service. “The assistance of the U.S. Department of Commerce Export Assistance Center was important to our success in Poland” according to James Stearns, Cummins Executive Vice President of International Operations.
Cummins-Allison Corp. is a leading manufacturer of currency and coin processing equipment. Banks, governments, retailers, armored carriers, casinos and others utilize Cummins products to count, sort and verify the authenticity of coin and paper currency throughout the world. The Company is the only U.S. owned manufacturer of high-speed currency processing equipment. In Poland, the Cummins JetScan™ currency processor has become the standard for currency processing because the U.S. built equipment can process Polish Zloty currency as well as other international currencies. Cummins’ technology offers the best counterfeit detection capabilities for the Polish Zloty along with a user-friendly Polish language interface.
All Cummins’ currency processing products are manufactured in United States. The Company has over 50 factory-direct branch offices throughout the United States and Canada, as well as offices and distributors throughout the world.
For more information contact:
852 Feehanville Drive
Mount Prospect, Illinois 60056