PCI Chief Executive Officer Tom Duffey says automation is no gurantee of success. A fully automated plant that had earned Plastic Components Inc. a competitive edge and success for more than a decade did not keep the firm’s customer base from falling apart and leaving North America for lower-cost regions in 2002 and 2003.
PCI strives to stand out from the crowd
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