Eriez® Reports Records for Orders and Shipments in the United States, Japan and Worldwide
Erie, PA—Tim Shuttleworth, Eriez®President and CEO, announces the company’s Erie, PA Headquarters facility closes 2011 with more than $100 million (USD) in orders while Eriez-Japan, the company’s affiliate in Japan, finishes the year with more than $1 billion Yen (JPY) or $12 million (USD) in shipments.
“It’s been a banner year for Eriez across the globe,” explains Shuttleworth. “In addition to exceptional sales and shipment numbers from Eriez HQ and Eriez-Japan, all Eriez divisions showed strong performances in 2011. For the first time in our history, we have exceeded our previous record year worldwide by more than 40 percent.”
Increased demand in 2011 prompted Eriez to expand its operations in five countries. Eriez purchased an additional building in Erie, PA, approximately 15 miles from its World Headquarters. Internationally, the company is also expanding in Canada, China, India and the United Kingdom.
“Eriez is known around the world for unmatched customer service and cutting-edge product offerings,” says Shuttleworth. “As we enter 2012, our 70thyear in business, we foresee ongoing growth through our continued dedication to investing in new products and technologies for the many industries we serve. We also plan an increased emphasis on customer training and education through our Orange University®Mobile Education Resource Center.”
Eriez is recognized as world authority in advanced technology for magnetic, vibratory and inspection applications. The company’s magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, x-ray, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents. For more information, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada. For online users, visit www.eriez.com or send e-mail to . Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506.