MELBOURNE, Fla., Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Contec Americas Inc., a leading global manufacturer and technology solutions integrator, has announced record sales and shipment volume for 2018.
"We are very pleased our investments and execution exceeded our plan," said Contec Americas CEO, Alex Blochtein. "Contec undertook several major transformations in 2018. We invested $6.3M in a new, best-in-class, manufacturing and integration facility in Melbourne, Florida, opened a new sales office in the Chicago area to support our rapid growth in the industrial market, and expanded our highly trained, technically based field sales team on the west coast, resulting in record sales for the year."
Contec continues to be well positioned for rapid, profitable growth in 2019 and beyond according to Brad Jens, Executive VP of Sales and Marketing. "We are enjoying the success that comes with delighting our clients and executing on our plans. We will continue to listen carefully and bring forward those products and services that help our clients win in the marketplace."
In 2019, Contec is focused on bringing innovative, new products to the market. The company plans to further augment its manufacturing capabilities in the U.S. with the expansion of its particulate controlled clean room for touch monitor integration. New display products are expected to be announced as early as next month. According to Mr. Blochtein, "Our ability to react quickly to market changes and mitigate the current political climate to keep our clients' manufacturing lines up and running, is paramount."
About Contec Americas Inc.
Contec Americas is a global technology design, manufacturing, and integration company with a wide portfolio of products including fully custom computing platforms, industrial computers, tier one computers, all-in-ones, displays, data acquisition and control products. Contec provides value through product design and innovation, life cycle management, logistics and post-production support. Our products and services are sold around the world to customers in many segments including industrial automation, IoT/M2M, medical and diagnostics, transportation, simulation and gaming. Contec Americas is a member of the Contec Co., Ltd. Group companies, founded on innovations in industrial computing and PC-based technology since 1975.
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