Global Filter, subsidiary of Filtration Group, a leading developer, designer and manufacturer of validated filtration solutions for several industries recently announced that they will expand their footprint via a new manufacturing facility in Caderousse, France. The new facility in Europe is expected to augment the supply chain of the company and enable them more flexibility to partner and provide faster service times to its customers across Europe.
The new production facility on the continent is also anticipated to reduce the company’s CO2 footprint due to the simultaneous decrease in streamlined material transportation. Global Filter is expected to begin completing orders immediately after the completion of its ongoing transition of the Caderousse unit.
Marc Lepetit, Managing Director of Global Filter Europe, said that the company prioritizes the ability to provide highest quality customer service in today’s market. While they are excited to utilize this plant for solving more problems with the quality and efficiency for the customers.
The new unit in Caderousse will employ approximately 50 local full-time employees from the surrounding areas who will be responsible for the production of Global Filter’s product range. The increase in company’s manufacturing capabilities on the continent will allow customers to expect orders in only 7-10 days. This will enable customer to reduce their filtration inventory, allowing them to spend resources differently.
President of Global Filter, Todd Younggreen has said that as they are celebrating their 20th year in operation which also marks that they have continuously worked to establish themselves as one of the best in the industry. He further added that, there this strategic move demonstrates that they are committed to growth of Europe and to better serve their partners across the region.