LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., January 30, 2018 – GF Machining Solutions, a leading supplier of high precision machine tools and automation services, has strengthened its powerful distribution network to include new partners in two key U.S. manufacturing regions. Peak EDM, Inc. now serves GF Machining Solutions customers in Michigan’s entire lower peninsula, and Midwest Machinery Solutions has been selected to serve the company’s customers in northern Illinois.
With these agreements, these distributors will provide customers with GF Machining Solutions’ full array of EDM, milling, laser texturing, additive, micromachining and 3R automation and tooling solutions as well as a wide variety of machine tool consumables.
GF Machining Solutions selected Peak EDM and Midwest Machinery Solutions based on the distributors’ proven experience with the company’s technologies, their abilities to provide extensive service and support to customers, and the opportunity to offer more comprehensive coverage in the markets they serve. Customers in industries such as automotive, aerospace, medical, die-mold and others will benefit from knowledgeable, well-trained sales and support teams that work collaboratively with GF Machining Solutions to provide timely front-line service and application support on equipment.
“We are deeply committed to strengthening service and sales support to all of our valued customers,” explained Don McMillan, director of sales for GF Machining Solutions. “Both Peak and Midwest Machinery Solutions have strong relationships with customers in their markets and extensive knowledge about the products and services we offer that enable them to deliver on our commitment throughout the entire life cycle of each customer’s machine tools.”
About GF Machining Solutions
GF Machining Solutions is the world’s leading provider of machines, diverse technical solutions and services to the tool and mold making industry as well as manufacturers of precision components. Its products range from electrical discharge machines, high-speed and high-performance milling machines— including clamping and palletization systems, 3D laser surface texturing machines and spindles—to solutions for tooling and automation, services, spare parts, expendable parts and consumables. GF Machining Solutions is a globally acting Division of the Georg Fischer Group (Switzerland) and maintains a presence on 50 sites worldwide within its own organization. Its 3,102 employees generated sales of CHF 916 million in 2016. More information can be found at www.gfms.com/us.