Map- NWPA Mfg-01Quala-Die, Inc. Receives Business Achievement Award

Quala-Die, Inc. recently received the annual Business Achievement Award from the St Marys Area Chamber of Commerce. Each year, the Chamber recognizes a business or organization for their accomplishments. The nominations come from the Board of Directors and Chamber members are asked to vote. The Business Achievement Award was recently presented to Quala-Die at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner.

Quala-Die, Inc is located n St Marys, PA with a 45,000 square foot manufacturing facility. They are a leading producer of tooling for the Powdered Compaction Tooling industry as well as precision machining.


An International Award for Straub Brewery

Pennsylvania’s 144-year-old Straub Brewery was honored with a bronze award for its Straub Kölsch Ale in the “German-Style Koelsch” category at the 2016 World Beer Cup℠ – the most prestigious beer competition in the world that evaluates beers from all over the world and recognizes the most outstanding brewers and their beers. The awards ceremony was hosted by the Brewers Association as part of the 2016 Craft Brewers Conference, which was held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from May 3 to 6, and attended by approximately 13,000 beer industry participants from around the world. Straub Brewery’s Kölsch Ale was one of an impressive overall field of 6,596 entries from 1,907 breweries in 55 countries. Regarded as the “Olympics of Beer Competitions,” awards in the World Beer Cup℠ competition’s 96 beer- style categories were selected by a panel of 253 beer judges from 31 countries. Straub Brewery competed against 74 other entries in the “German-Style Koelsch” category.