Methods Machine Tools, Inc. (Sudbury, MA), a leading supplier of innovative precision machine tools, today announced they received an award for highest sales of FEELER machines in 2012 at FEELER’S annual awards banquet that was held in Taichung, Taiwan, where 600 attendees gathered on January 28, 2013.
The award is presented by FEELER to the importer, distributor or agent in the world with the highest annual sales volume. Methods is the first in the U.S. to earn this distinction. Since Methods took on the role of exclusive North American importer for FEELER in April of 2010, nearly 600 machining centers and lathes have been sold across the continent.
"We are pleased to present Methods with the sales award. They have done an outstanding job of utilizing their applications expertise, incredible support team, and knowledgeable sales staff to help us aggressively penetrate the North American Marketplace," says Mr. Jimmy Chu, Chairman and CEO of FFG.
“Methods Machine Tools is honored to earn this award from FEELER,” says Mr. Bryon Deysher, President and CEO at Methods Machine Tools, Inc. “FEELER has been a great addition to our product line, enabling us to offer North American manufacturers a wider selection of precision machining solutions. We look forward to continuing to build a long, rewarding relationship with FEELER."
Methods is the exclusive importer of the Fair Friend Group (FFG) FEELER line of machine tools throughout North America. The full range of machines encompasses Vertical Machining Centers, Turning Centers, Bridge Mills and Boring Mills. The Methods-FEELER line features extensive engineering by Methods, designed to provide users unsurpassed performance and value. Established in 1979, FFG is one of the world’s largest machine tool builders and has major manufacturing operations in Taiwan, China, Japan and the U.S.A. FEELER is known for rigorous quality control and has invested significantly in highly advanced manufacturing equipment and research and development.