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Best In Class Award

Safe Reflections Named “Best In Class” at Minnesota Manufacturing Award

Friday, September 25, 2015

Company recognized as an innovative leader by Minnesota Business magazine

ST. PAUL, Minn. (September 25, 2015) – Minnesota business leaders recognized Safe Reflections as the winner of its “Best In Class – Small Company” category at the 2015 Minnesota Manufacturing Awards, presented by Minnesota Business magazine. The award was announced Thursday, Sept. 24, as the company bested more than 200 other category entrants and two finalists to win the coveted honor. 

“We’re thrilled to be recognized by the Minnesota manufacturing community and Minnesota Business magazine for our work to bring high-quality reflective material to market,” said Safe Reflections CEO Chuck Gruber. “We’re proud to be a part of a thriving manufacturing industry here in Minnesota that champions technical innovation, workforce development and a supportive business environment.”  

Founded in 1993, Safe Reflections is a technology leader in providing reflective and trim solutions to the occupational safety, consumer activewear and military training apparel markets. Safe Reflections converts 3M™ Scotchlite™ Reflective Material for the world’s major manufacturers of uniforms, safety clothing, and athletic apparel to enhance the wearer’s safety and image during outdoor work or play. 

In the past year, Safe Reflections has opened a new Minnesota-based manufacturing facility, added 9 new jobs and increased manufacturing capacity to meet double-digit growth.

“Safe Reflections’ dedication to quality in manufacturing reflective material makes them a great partner for 3M,” said Kevin McGuigan, Global Business Manager, 3M™ Scotchlite™. “It is wonderful to see the team at Safe Reflections being recognized for all their hard work and commitment to quality. Their growth and success is a testament to what is possible in manufacturing when quality, focus and a passion for mission are aligned,” said McGuigan.

About Safe Reflections
Safe Reflections Inc. is a technology leader providing reflective solutions to the occupational safety, military training and consumer activewear apparel markets. Founded in 1993, Safe Reflections converts 3M™ Scotchlite™ Reflective Material for the world’s leading manufacturers of uniforms, safety clothing and athletic apparel to enhance the wearer’s safety during outdoor work or play. With a patented line of unique Brilliant® colorized reflective trims, transfers and fabrics, Safe Reflections gives clothing designers new options to integrate safety and fashion. Headquartered in Minnesota, Safe Reflections operates a manufacturing and technical research facility in Saint Paul, Minn. and a second manufacturing facility in Taiwan.

Brilliant is a registered trademark of Safe Reflections. 

3M and Scotchlite are registered trademarks of 3M Company. 

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