G.S.I. North America Selects MWW Automotive Group As Its North American Finishing Supplier
HOWELL, Mich., Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MWW Automotive Group (OTCQB: MWWC), a global design, engineering, and manufacturing firm, serving the world's leading automotive and industrial manufacturers, announced today a major agreement with G.S.I. G.S.I. has selected MWW as its North American Finishing Supplier for their industrial product offerings in North America with multiple year painting and fulfillment programs for Industrial and Agricultural Equipment components.
G.S.I. is a global Tier One supplier of complete turnkey products and systems for the global automotive and industrial markets, based in Chicago. G.S.I. primary markets include agricultural, construction, automotive and electrical equipment and machinery. Major clients include, among others, AGCO, Argo Tractors, Carraro, Case New Holland, Caterpillar, Class, Massey Ferguson and Shanghai New Holland.
Over a period of nearly two years, GSI's technical teams have successfully conducted due diligence and certifications of the MWW production facility and capacity and both companies have finalized implementing the required logistics structures to commence with production. Based on the expected demand on its production capacity, MWW has expanded its production facilities in several areas, including the installation of additional advanced paint systems, an oversized paint booth and bake oven. MWW will be running a separate shift exclusively devoted to GSI to accommodate the component size and increasing volume demands. Shipping containers with raw product will arrive at MWW on a monthly basis, to be prepped, painted, quality controlled and distributed from MWW directly into GSI's North American network.
"We are extremely pleased to have been selected by GSI as their North American supplier," states Chuck Pinkerton, CEO of MWWAutomotive. We have been working intensively with GSI for nearly two years to certify our production facilities and logistics capabilities beyond our existing ISO certification to the standards of GSI's partners and clients such as Case, Caterpillar and New Holland, to name a few. Since we now have passed all GSI certifications and received approval of our production facilities and processes, we are ready to begin production for GSI's large projects of oversized industrial components. We have established a segregated second production line to produce exclusively for GSI. We very much appreciate that GSI recognizes our high-quality production capabilities and trusts us with the production of such large components and crucial projects."
Roman M. Kuropas, President of G.S.I. North America states: "We have been working intensively with Chuck Pinkerton, MWW's CEO and his manufacturing and management team, conducting thorough due diligence of the Company's production facilities, quality control and logistics processes. Based on their longstanding track record of high-quality production for several major global automobile manufacturers and the company's advanced logistics capabilities, we are extremely pleased to enter into this relationship. We are looking forward to a close and long term relationship that will be beneficial and profitable for both sides for a long time to come."
About GSI International
GSI International is a Global manufacturer, assembly, fulfillment and logistics company for the Global industrial markets. Headquartered in Scanzorosciate, Italy with production and fulfillment plants in Italy, Germany, UK, China, Brazil and the U.S., GSI's core business consists of industrial/agricultural and automotive components. GSI's portfolio contains forty (40) world class corporations, many of them Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies, such as Case, Deere, Cat, New Holland and Fiat. GSI shares several joint ventures with Fiat, acting as a business partner not only for the manufacturing of automotive and industrial components, but also North American fulfillment and logistics center for most of their companies. The G.S.I. North America headquarters is located in Chicago, Illinois. For more information please visit www.gsigroup.net.
About MWW Automotive Group (MWW)
The MWW Automotive Group (OTCQB: MWWC) is headquartered in Howell, Michigan, with a Class A manufacturing and logistics facility in Baroda, Michigan for the production of high quality OE automotive and industrial products. MWW delivers its products and Class A painting, assembly and logistics services directly to major US and Foreign automobile manufacturers' Vehicle Processing Centers (VPC), leading edge show car and performance accessory design firms, and/or assembly lines in North America. MWW's industrial products are delivered directly to the industrial manufacturers for installation in their facilities. MWW provides substantial added value to the sale of vehicles and industrial products for leading international automobile and industrial manufacturers such as Toyota, Chevrolet, Hyundai, Kia Motors, MAZDA, GM, Ford, FIVE AXIS and their strategic partners ROUSH Performance and Polytec. For more information visit www.mwwautomotive.com or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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