Defining the Path to Innovation and Growth
The Sun Products Corporation Showcases new Technolog
Center in Trumbull
January 22, 2010 02:00 PM Eastern Time
WILTON, Conn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--The Sun Products Corporation, a leading North American provider of fabric
including all®, Wisk®, and Snuggle®, today officially opened its North American Technology Center in Trumbull (CT).
Located at 30 Trefoil Drive, the 46,000-square foot Technology Center will employ about 80 people including scientists, engineers
designers, and complements Sun Products’ existing Research and Development facility in Salt Lake City (UT).
“Sun Products’ Technology Center defines our vision for growth and business excellence and underscores the importance of techno
innovation,” commented Neil P. DeFeo, President and CEO, Sun Products. “The Center expands Sun Products’ ability to deliver n
products into the marketplace, while also demonstrating our commitment to the community through the creation of jobs and econom
Craig Slavtcheff, Senior Vice President, Research and Development, Sun Products added, “Sun Products is making a significant inv
Technology Center. In addition to laboratories and package design facilities, the facility also provides space to interact with consum
insight on products which steers future product performance and design.”
“The strength of Connecticut’s prosperous future is bolstered by innovative, growth-oriented businesses such as Sun Products inves
and intelligence to infuse our state and its people,” commented Connecticut Lieutenant Governor Michael Fedele.
Instrumental in delivering jobs and strengthening Connecticut’s economy, the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community
provided a loan of $1.5 million as well as Job Creation Tax Credits to Sun Products to offset some of the costs of establishing the f
“Given the current economic circumstances, we are thrilled that Sun Products is bringing this tremendous opportunity to Trumbull, C
stated Connecticut Economic and Community De