Press Release: ParexLahabra Manufacturing and Product Development Now ISO-Certified

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ParexLahabra Manufacturing and Product Development Now ISO-Certified


Anaheim, CA — March 01, 2005 - ParexLahabra is pleased to announce that its Riverside, CA, manufacturing plant and Anaheim, CA, administrative offices passed ISO9001:2000 audits conducted by Intertek on February 24, 2005.


ParexLahabra is an innovative and responsible manufacturer of wall coatings, tile installation materials, and specialty products, striving promote systems that are reliable and that go beyond official code requirements, market products and offer services that exceed customer expectations, and inspire all employees to be committed to permanent and continual improvement. ParexLahabra's plant in Redan, GA (a suburb of Atlanta) has been ISO-certified since 2002 – at that time, the only EIFS manufacturer recognized as meeting the ISO9001:2000 criteria. The company's facility in French Camp, CA, has been certified ISO-compliant since 2003.


ParexLahabra's compliance with standards set by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) reflects the company's dedication to superior performance in all aspects of business. Audits for ISO compliance include requirements for human resources, purchasing, customer care, and research & development as well as production. Meeting those requirements is the result of company-wide efforts in all of these areas. ParexLahabra is proud of this recognition of its reputation for high-quality products and exceptional business practices.


As an industry leader, ParexLahabra will continue to set the standard for excellence. For more information about ParexLahabra and its brands (Parex, LaHabra, ElRey, Surewall, and Davco), please call 714-778-2266.



About Parex USA

Parex USA, Inc., a California Corporation, is the parent company to brands that offer a wide range of innovative façade and flooring solutions. Its brands include Parex, LaHabra Stucco, Merkrete, Teifs, El Rey Stucco, Merlex Stucco, Variance Finishes, and Vero-Rialto. It is a subsidiary of the ParexGroup, S.A., one of the world's leading manufacturers of specialty solutions for the construction industry. ParexGroup spans 22 countries, employing 4,000 professionals across 66 manufacturing facilities and 9 R&D centers. To learn more about Parex USA, Inc., please visit



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