Seal Methods Inc. (SMI) Expands into Mexico with New Automotive Manufacturing Acquisition

By: Seal Methods Inc.
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SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. - May 27, 2021 - PRLog -- Seal Methods Inc. (SMI) is excited to announce its expansion into Mexico with its newest investment in VFMX. The location places SMI in a strategic position that is beneficial to their clients for both increased turnaround speed and new product offerings.

As a key player in the automotive and electric vehicle (EV) parts industry, SMI has demonstrated its versatility and innovative solutions when it comes to matching client demands. One of the first to receive the ISO/IATF 16949 certification, meeting the International Standard for Automotive Quality Management Systems, SMI has elevated itself to an uncompromising level of performance. Their skill in developing and prototyping cutting-edge solutions, combined with unparalleled customer service, has set them apart in their field. SMI components can be found in some of the world's most well-known automotive and electric vehicle brands.

VFMX is an established manufacturing facility of cut and sew automotive products, located in a key automotive hub near Mexico City. With the USMCA (U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement) replacing NAFTA in 2020, strategic locations are key to servicing the expanding North American automotive marketplace. With the joining of VFMX and SMI, they now plan to double the facility size and expand the manufacturing capabilities at the location.

"This is one of several exciting new expansion projects we have planned for 2021," said Darin Welter, President of SMI. "Our mission is to continually improve service to our clients, from more convenient locations for faster delivery to employing new technologies to offer an expanded product line."

Manufacturing demand is ramping up in 2021, and SMI is anticipating that demand with additional domestic expansion plans rolling out over the next year. SMI is committed to continued growth and unwavering quality of service that exceed customer requirements and expectations.

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About Seal Methods Inc.

Seal Methods Inc. (SMI) is a full-service premier fabricator of gaskets, seals, tapes & precision die cuts. One of the most diversified converters in the industry, we serve clients in Automotive, Medical, Transportation, Electronics, Construction, Energy, Storage, and Industrial markets. Our association with the finest raw material manufacturers throughout the world enables us to provide the widest possible selection of materials to meet your needs.


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