Mint source for coin blanks launched online Friday 28 October 2011 PDF Print Cookson Precious Metals’ award-winning coin blank division has launched a new website at www.cooksoncoinblanks.com. Cookson Coin Blanks is a leading supplier of blanks for coins and commemorative medals for major mints across the world. The company is part of Cookson Precious Metals, a leading supplier of fabricated precious metals in the US and Europe. The new website aims to build on Cookson Coin Blanks’ international reputation for high-quality precious metal blanks, and peerless expertise in casting, blanking, rolling and quality control. The online launch comes after Cookson Precious Metals Coin Blank Division scooped the Working in Partnership award at British Royal Mint’s inaugural Supplier Awards this summer. The Royal Mint supplies beautifully-crafted commemorative coins, and is one of the world’s largest mints. The award was the result of two years of work, recognising the groundbreaking and innovative approach to the developing relationship between Cookson and the Royal Mint. Cooksoncoinblanks.com offers a range of information on high-quality precious metal blank coins, with a variety of metals and alloys available. These include: • Gold: 99.99%, 99.90%, 91.67% and 90.00% • Silver: 99.9%, 95.80% and 92.50% • Platinum and Palladium: 99.95%, 99.50% The site is packed with useful information and advice, with a full breakdown of Cookson Coin Blanks services, news and events, alongside the latest London metal fix, customer testimonials and a free-to-download brochure. It also offers a direct route for customer enquiries to Cookson’s international offices. David Fletcher, European manager for Cooksoncoinblanks.com, said: “We are a major supplier of blanks for coins and medals to customers in the UK and USA. The new website is fantastic, and goes hand-in-hand with both our knowledge and customer ethos, where we strive to meet our customers’ exact specifications and needs. “Cooksoncoinblanks.com provides a platform where customers can discover the services we offer, the processes we conduct, and also contact us for personalised responses and information. “I look forward to assisting customers with their coin blank requirements.” Notes to Editors: About Cookson Precious Metals and www.cooksoncoinblanks.com: Cooksoncoinblanks.com is part of Cookson Group PLC, an international company which employs over 15,000 people in more than 40 countries, and sells products in more than 100 countries. Cookson is a leading materials science company operating on a worldwide basis in the ceramics, electronics and precious metals markets. Cookson Precious Metals is the leading supplier of fabricated precious metals (primarily gold, silver and platinum) to the jewellery industry in the US, UK, France and Spain. Products include alloy materials, semi-finished jewellery components and finished jewellery. With manufacturing operations in the USA and the UK, Thailand and Europe, Cookson’s Mill Products supplies gold and silver alloy, wire, sheets, tubing and casting grains, and is also a major supplier of blanks for coins and medals to customers in the UK and USA, including the UK and US mints. The sector also produces finding, which are high-quality carat gold, gold-filled and sterling silver jewellery components, such as clasps and beads. Cookson is also a major precious metals refiner, with LBMA Good Delivery status, supplying Ecogold and Ecosilver to the bullion market. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Cookson Coin Blanks in the following categories: Entertainment & Arts, Leisure & Hobbies, Women's Interest & Beauty, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.