GREENVILLE, MICH (January 20, 2009) —Coinciding with the long–awaited inauguration of the 44th president of the United States, Northland-Marvel® is opening the doors on its new state-of-the-art facility in Greenville, Michigan. The 174,000 square-foot facility consolidates Northland-Marvel's two existing US manufacturing plants into a world-class innovation, manufacturing, design and customer service center. Production will begin immediately at the new site.
"We are delighted to be in our new facility. The new center is certain to enhance our position in the premium appliance market—in the United States, and in Europe. This new facility will increase our ability to offer the latest technological advances that consumers are demanding," said Brad Stauffer, Senior Vice President of Operations at Northland-Marvel.
"This investment also reinforces our commitment to the local area and the state of Michigan, in particular, which has one of the highest rates of unemployment in the country," added Stauffer.
Northland-Marvel, part of the Aga Rangemaster Group, is a leading manufacturer of luxury undercounter refrigeration products, refrigerator/freezer systems, wine cellars, beverage and wine refrigerators, refrigerated drawers, outdoor refrigerators, ice machines and beverage dispensers. Selling under the Northland and Marvel brands, all models are available through a national and international network of retailers served by local distributors.
Aga Rangemaster's U.S. brands include: Aga, Heartland, La Cornue, Grange, as well as Northland and Marvel. If you would like additional information please visit our Web sites at: