Italian manufacturer Belfortglass has appointed The Glass Machinery Company as sole UK distributor for its range of products.

The leading diamond wheel specialist evaluated other agents regarding its representation in the UK however senior management considered the experience and excellent service support for which The Glass Machinery team is recognized outshone others.

The new appointment with the Monserrat based company comes at a time of growth for Belfortglass which continually invests in ongoing research, development and customer requirements. Having extensive industry experience and a commitment to customer satisfaction secured The Glass Machinery Company’s UK distribution rights.

Senior management at Belfortglass commented, “We are committed to delivering world class products and ensuring they provide our customers with significant benefits. The Glass Machinery Company’s appointment is a key part of our corporate profiling strategy and is critical to further establishing Belfortglass in the UK market.”

Belfortglass S.r.l. was founded in 1971 as a manufacturer of butyl and thiokol one/two component sealants for the insulating glass market. Quickly, the company established itself on the international market as a reliable supplier with a highly reliable and durable range of products. In 1979 the Company diversified into diamond wheel technology and today Belfortglass manufactures diamond wheels for flat and round edge grinding machines, flat and round edge double edgers, bevelling and prismatic mirror machines as well as numerical control machines.

The product range is easily distinguished with its excellent quality, along with its speed, efficiency and versatility with the company having produced diamond wheels in different types and sizes for all types of machines since the division was originally established.

Phil Birchall, Managing Director, The Glass Machinery Company comments: “The economy is moving forward at a slow but steady pace. We feel confident that the addition of Belfortglass to our existing range of high quality, glass machinery products will ensure that we are in a strong position to provide complete solutions to glass processors at extremely competitive costs with the market turning towards a more positive position and recovery.”

For more information on Belfortglass products or any systems in the range visit The Glass Machinery website or call 01630 638555.

Date: 30 September 2011
Source: HSC Communications

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