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Celebrating the Many Women of Innovation

From disposable diapers to the GPS on your smartphone, women have developed amazing things. Unfortunately, society has had a slightly different approach to this philosophy. For centuries, historians and academicians have insisted that innovation has not only a name, but also a gender.

A. O. Smith to build new research center on Milwaukee’s northwest side

Global water technology company A. O. Smith Corporation today announced plans to build a new corporate research center near its World Headquarters on Milwaukee’s northwest side.

Amici bags A. O. Smith Gold Distributor award for 2014

A. O. Smith awarded Amici Mercantile Inc. with the Gold Distributors Award for its water heater sales performance for the year 2014. The awarding ceremony was held last August 12 in Nanjing, China.

A. O. Smith Recognizes Protective Coating Plant for Safety

A. O. Smith Corporation awarded the employees of the Protective Coatings Division in Florence, Kentucky with the Lloyd B. Smith President's Safety Award for 2014

The President's Safety Award is given annually to the safest overall among A. O. Smith's 18 facilities worldwide. The safety performance is measured through statistical data and program effectiveness. Measured categories include the following:

Amici wins A. O. Smith 2013 Achiever's Platinum Award

After a record year in water heater sales in 2013, A. O. Smith awarded Amici Mercantile Inc. the 2013 Platinum Distributor Achiever Award. The Achiever's awards are given to A. O. Smith distributors who have shown the highest growths compared to their targets. Amici's end-to-end solutions-based approach to commercial heating and a multi-prong approach to the water heating business allowed it to lead the water heating industry in the Philippines and surpass expectations of A. O. Smith.  A. O.