- July 1, 2020
-- RÖHM Products of America is pleased to announce that The Whittemore Co, an independent manufacturers' representative headquartered in Addison, Illinois, has been signed to represent RÖHM in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin for specific product groups.
RÖHM CEO, Matthew Mayer, states: "The Whittemore company is an excellent fit for us. They have an application focused approach to their sales process, which matches our value-added sales philosophy. A deciding factor in selecting the Whittemore Co. was their primary focus and vast expertise in workholding products and their years of experience representing clamping solutions. We look forward to partnering with such a well-respected and technical company to represent RÖHM in some of our key Midwestern states. We couldn't be happier."
The Whittemore Co.'s President, Dave Zaval, commented, "We appreciate the opportunity and trust to represent Röhm in a way that complements our existing principal base. We believe this relationship will be advantageous for all involved and are very excited to partner with such a world-class principal with a large global presence. Röhm's extensive offering will broaden the horizons for The Whittemore Co as it opens up new opportunities for us to be involved in automation and tool holding systems. With our rich workholding heritage, we look forward to adding value to our customer base by providing a strengthened product and solution offering with Röhm as one of our cornerstones."
About RÖHM Products of America
Headquartered in Suwanee, Georgia, Röhm Products of America has been a leading provider of high-quality clamping and gripping technologies to the North American metalworking industry since 1978. The company's broad and powerful product portfolio encompasses drill chucks, live centers, lathe chucks, vises, automation technology, power chuck technology, mandrels, tool clamping systems, and customized solutions for turning, milling, drilling, and grinding applications. The company also takes pride in providing world-class support and services to ensure trouble-free machining processes for its customers within the aerospace, automotive, energy, engineering, micro technology and rail vehicle manufacturing sectors. Röhm also holds International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) Registration. For more information, please visit www.rohm-products.com
About The Whittemore Co.
Founded in 1918 in Chicago, Illinois, The Whittemore Co. is a manufacturers' representative agency with over a century of service to industry in the upper Midwest region. With a long-established history in technical applications for the metalworking industries, The Whittemore Co. is committed to improving customer efficiency, manufacturing throughput, and addressing their ever-changing needs. The Whittemore Co. is led by Dave Zaval, and has more than 195 years of combined manufacturing experience. For more information, please visit www.whittemore-