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Yates Industries Named World's Greatest Cylinder Manufacturer

Yates World's Greatest Press Release

St. Clair Shores, MI - May 2014

Yates Industries, Inc., a 42-year old, family run American manufacturing success story was recently spotlighted as the world's greatest cylinder company in How2Media's popular "World's Greatest" Television show.

How2Media, the producers of the television show, "World's Greatest", recently selected and featured Yates Industries to be part of their popular television series.

highlight the team behind our 40 years of growth," said Yates Industries, Inc. President, William Yates III. "As a family-owned, third generation, American company we are proud to have been featured as the World's Greatest Cylinder Manufacturer."

"World's Greatest" is a thirty minute show dedicated to highlighting the world's greatest companies, products, places and people. Each show is a fast paced tour around the world featuring behind the scenes footage, informative interviews and exciting visuals.

"Yates is a leader in the repair and manufacture of all kinds of industrial cylinders that "keep American industry moving" and they've been at it for 42 years. They've recently updated plants and equipment and have expansion plans that will make their service to all industries even better. We think theirs is an American Manufacturing success story that will be meaningful and educational to viewers," said Gordon Freeman, Executive Producer of the show.

The company was featured on episode 198 of the series, which recently aired on ION Television and is now showing on Yates Industries' YouTube Channel and their website and will soon be featured on www. as well.

"We hope our episode inspires other family-owned, small and mid-sized American manufacturers and also shows people that American manufacturing is alive and well and focused on customer service and quality," said Vernon Berels, Yates Industries' Marketing Director.