For Immediate Release
March 14, 2001
For more information contact Jennifer L. Jones


Telephone Number Change

Our current 517 telephone area code is scheduled to switch to 989 on April 7, 2001. Between April 7 and October 6, 2001, either area codes will work. After that time only the 989 area code will work. This change applies to all of the Gougeon Brothers, Inc. telephone and fax numbers.

The switch was originally scheduled to occur in August, 2000 and was postponed to January 1, 2001 and postponed again to April 7, 2001. Some WEST SYSTEM product labels and literature listing the 989 area code were printed and distributed in anticipation of the earlier dates. We regret any inconvenience and are fairly confident the area code will change sometime in the year 2001.

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