West Bend Housewares, a division of Focus Products Group LLC, recently had an official ground breaking for its new headquarters and distribution facility.
Employees from Focus and West Bend gathered for the event, while Mike Carpenter, West Bend president, and Gary Shabino, vice president of Sales, did the honors of breaking ground for the company's new 160,000-sq-ft headquarters and distribution center in West Bend, WI, U.S.
Focus Products Group acquired West Bend Housewares from Regal Ware in July of 2003 and has been leasing space form them since that time. Focus Chairman Keith Jaffee stated, "We are very pleased to make this commitment to our organization, our employees, and the West Bend community and expect this investment to be supported by continued growth."
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