FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Tonawanda, NY / September 2019 – Sherex Fastening Solutions, a global leader in engineered fasteners, tooling, and automation is excited to announce the opening of its UK sales and distribution center, Sherex’s first facility in Europe.
Located in Burnley, England, the expansion responds to the demands of current customers and will help further expand Sherex’s world-class fastening solutions into the European and Middle Eastern markets.
“The UK facility will provide design and technical support and be our sales and distribution center for the UK and Europe, where we will continue to work even more closely with our long-term partner Dejond in Belgium,” said Michael Carbine, Managing Director, Sherex. “We are thrilled to further expand our global footprint.”
In addition to its new UK sales and distribution center, Sherex has four established facilities in North America and Taiwan, including manufacturing capabilities in the United States and Taiwan.
In 2004, the company had only one location.
“We’re proud of our growth,” said Adam Pratt, President, Sherex. “By having facilities in the UK, United States, and Mexico, and manufacturing in Taiwan and Akron, Ohio, we’re globally positioned to quickly react to our customer requirements for global support.”
About Sherex Fastening Solutions:
Sherex Fastening Solutions is a leading manufacturer of fasteners for thin sheet material applications in steel, aluminum, and composite materials. Sherex manufactures rivet nuts, clinch nuts, inserts for composite, stud and nut plates, and through the acquisition of Disc-Lock®, wedge-locking washers and nuts. Sherex, headquartered in Buffalo, NY, with offices in the UK and Mexico, has two strategic production facilities: Sherex Taiwan, located in Chungli, Taiwan, is certified to IATF 16949:2016, ISO 14001 and has an ISO 17025 accredited lab, and Sherex Akron, located in Akron, Ohio, is certified to ISO 9001:2015 and AS 9100. Sherex has grown to 200 employees and services a wide-range of industries, including automotive, general manufacturing, energy, agricultural, and aerospace and defense.
For more information, contact Erich Neuhaus, 716-332-4869.