Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm spur a massive surge in production for NIB associated agencies during the Persian Gulf War. All together, the agencies are asked to supply American troops with $67 million worth of critical items, including everything from plastic flatware to canteen caps to pillows to equipment belts and helmet bands. NIB’s agencies have never before been called upon to deliver so many products in such a short time, and they meet the challenge.
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