TPCI…Timely. Productive. Cost-effective. Innovative.
|The Phillips Company, Inc., 6330 East 100 South, Columbus, IN 47201 Phone: 812-378-3797||Design/site maintenance: BigFish Design, Inc,|
1986 – Opened first production facility: 1,000 sq. ft. State Street plant in Columbus, Indiana.
1986 - 1994 – Continued growth and new business from Cummins Engine subsidiaries. PDI recognized for problem-solving and ability to complete unique manufacturing jobs.
1994 – Won wire harness assembly contract from Cummins Engine Company. Production reaches 4,000 pieces a week.
1994 – Growing workload prompts PDI expansion to current location at 6330 East 100 South in Columbus, Indiana. This 9,600 sq. ft. building houses storage, manufacturing, and office space.
1994 – Sam Phillips acquires PDI in buy-out. Production continues to increase over the next five years.
1999 – Record production: 13,000 pieces per week.
Jan. 2006 –Valerie Phillips, Sam Phillips’ daughter, purchases PDI from her father. She changes PDI name to The Phillips Company, Inc., TPCI.
Sept. 2007 – TPCI purchases Maximum Spindle Utilization (MSU) manufacturing business.
May 2009 – Won the BlackEnterprise Small Business Award.
2011 – Celebrating our 25th anniversary
Founder, Sam Phillips
Sam Phillips saw a need, and made a good decision – to pursue a business relationship with a local diesel engine company. He gained a reputation for providing prompt and accurate manufacturing services. The result: expansion and a growing business.