(PRWEB) June 14, 2005
A joint venture by Ergotron, Inc., of St. Paul, Minnesota, and Min Aik Technology Co., Ltd. of Taiwan, R.O.C., was officially launched today under the name of Dongguan Min Aik & Ergotron Technology Co., Ltd. The new company will be referred to as ÂM & E.Â
Located in Dongguan City, Guangdong, China, the manufacturing facility will be solely dedicated to world class manufacturing and distribution of Ergotron CFÂ products and branded products for ErgotronÂs OEM Customers. In addition to the Dongguan M&E Facility, Ergotron has manufacturing and distribution facilities in North America and Europe.
M & E will be the second production facility in China owned in part by Min Aik. ÂWe are extremely excited about this joint venture as it is a logical extension of our successful three year manufacturing partnership with ErgotronÂ said K. H. Hsieh, CEO of Min Aik. ÂJoining our manufacturing excellence with ErgotronÂs CFÂ technology will allow Ergotron to dominate the mounting solutions industry.Â
ÂThis joint venture directly supports our continued commitment to world class manufacturing and distribution. ErgotronÂs superior CFÂ technology combined with our operational excellence provides our customers with competitive pricing and superior quality products. Additionally, the expansion of our manufacturing and distribution in China allows us to accelerate the introduction of our CFÂ products into the targeted vertical markets and consumers in Asia.Â quoted Joel Hazzard, President and CEO of Ergotron.
ErgotronÂ® products have been improving the human interface with digital displays since 1982. ErgotronÂs portfolio of digital display mounting solutions includes wall and desk mount arms, desk stands, mobile carts, floor stands, pivots and vertical lifts. With the introduction of CFÂ lift and pivot motion technology, ErgotronÂs products require less user effort to achieve more motion. Each Ergotron product is designed to enhance the viewing experience, reduce stress and improve productivity in todayÂs computing and entertainment environments. Based in Saint Paul, MN with five subsidiaries in Europe, and one in Canada, ErgotronÂs 2004 revenues exceeded $68 million. They have 275 employees worldwide, and representation in 67 countries.
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