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New Hampshire Company named “Outstanding Supplier”

Nashua, N.H. – W.H. Bagshaw Company, the oldest pin manufacturer in the United States, is named an “Outstanding Supplier” by Briggs & Stratton Corporation. Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of air cooled gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment.

“Since 1870, and through five generations of Bagshaws, our company has set a standard for excellence that we continue today. I am proud to accept this honor on behalf of all of our past and present employees,” says company president Aaron Bagshaw.

Briggs and Stratton awards the Outstanding Supplier honor to companies with superior products. Cynthia Holland, Supplier Quality Engineer at Briggs & Stratton cited Bagshaw’s company for having zero parts per million defects for the 2006 fiscal year.

W.H. Bagshaw Company, located in Nashua, New Hampshire, is a major domestic and international supplier of all types of pins, pin assemblies and wire products. Recently, W.H. Bagshaw entered the CNC market, turning parts for the defense, electrical and automotive industries. Bagshaw is quite confident that the company will continue its record of superior quality, “our new CNC capabilities brings increased possibilities and the opportunity to service more companies. I’m confident that our company will continue to provide outstanding customer service and products for the next 130 years.”

The WH Bagshaw Company Cycling Team

The W.H. Bagshaw Company believes that team work and dedication are rewarded through victories. That is why we have supported cycling teams since the summer of 1986. Our sponsorship has helped raise young cyclists into national champions. We continue to support cycling as a means to promote our products and services.

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The safety and well being of our employees comes first at W.H. Bagshaw Company. We are committed to maintaining a healthy, safe, and stigma-free work environment through our participation in the NH “Recovery Friendly Workplace” (RFW) Initiative!


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