Formica Launches Panel Press Operation in Midwest

Formica Launches Panel Press Operation in Midwest

Woodworkers and other fabricators who purchase laminated panels in the Midwest have a new option for quicker service thanks to a panel press line recently introduced by Formica Corporation.

Known for its durable and stylish laminates, Formica Corporation will now increase customers’ speed to market with an efficient quoting system and pressing of custom laminated panels on the new panel press located within its Indianapolis distribution center. The panel press operation currently serves customers in parts of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, and West Virginia.

Panels will be stocked in standard sizes and thicknesses across Formica Group’s broad palette of laminate colors. Customers with unique requirements are encouraged to work directly with their Formica Corporation sales representative.

“There is tremendous value for our customers to purchase both their laminate and laid up panels in one place,” said Melissa Herman, vice president, sales, at Formica Corporation. “The more services we offer on our end helps our woodworking customers be more efficient on their end, opening up new job opportunities and revenue streams.”

To learn more about Formica Corporation’s panel press operations, please call 1-800-FORMICA or contact your local sales representative


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