Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Lacks Wheel Trim Systems to exhibit lightweight composite wheels at 3rd Annual Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Conference, August 20-21, 2014

Lacks Wheel Trim Systems to exhibit at 3rd annual

Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Conference 2014

Novi, Mich. –August 20, 2014– Lacks Wheel Trim Systems LLC, a business unit of Lacks Enterprises, Inc., has been selected to exhibit its’ lightweight and fuel efficient wheel technologies at the 3rd annual Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Conference to be held in Detroit, MI on August 20-21, 2014. The conference will feature expert insights from global OEM, Tier 1 and material suppliers as well as panel discussions focused on spotlighting technologies and materials being utilized in the development of cost-effective mass-produced lightweight vehicles.

“Lacks Wheel Trim Systems continues its unmatched track record of innovative and applied development activities for lightweight composite wheel systems” said James Ardern, director of business development, Lacks Wheel Trim Systems. “Beginning with our industry leading Chromtec® lightweight composite wheel systems and extending to the newly launched eVOLVE™ hybrid composite wheels which feature lightweight plus aerodynamics, Lacks Wheel Trim Systems continues to deliver products that reduce weight for our OEM customers without requiring any changes to their manufacturing or assembly infrastructure.”   The Lacks Wheel Trim Systems display will feature examples from the Chromtec®, eVOLVE™ and the newly introduced xPOSE™ composite wheel systems.  Attendees of this event will be able to see the patented composite wheel construction and industry leading premium finishes provided by Lacks  as well as discuss opportunities with Lacks executives.  The company display will be located in the Cobo Center exhibit area.

About Lacks Wheel Trim Systems LLC

Lacks Wheel Trim Systems LLC, a distinct business unit of Lacks Enterprises, Inc., is a full-service supplier of automotive wheel components and systems. Its composite wheel technologies, featuring eVOLVE lightweight aero designs and Spinelle™ metal finish brands, offer customers industry firsts in wheel design, fuel efficiency and finish flexibility. Its performance and capabilities have earned loyal, long-term relationships with such global partners as Audi, Mercedes-Benz, Toyota, Nissan, Ford, Chrysler, General Motors and Volkswagen.

About Lacks Enterprises, Inc.

Lacks Enterprises, Inc. was formed in 1961. The company has grown to become a technology leader worldwide with a diversified operation providing complete turnkey solutions that rely on decades of experience in thermoplastic design, injection molding, plating, painting, assembly, logistics and supply chain management. Lacks also provides global export and distribution capabilities.

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