Metal Sales Acquires Custom Panel Industries
October 13, 2000
Metal Sales Manufacturing Corp., Sellersburg, Ind., announced its acquisition of Custom Panel Industries, Fontana, Calif., from the parent company, Alta Industries. Custom Panel specializes in a wide variety of high-profile, heavy-gauge industrial/architectural roof and wall profiles. It will become the 15th manufacturing location for Metal Sales and offers a number of opportunities to further previously announced growth plans on the West Coast. ìThe Fontana location gives us ready access to the Southern California market for our current product lines. We have committed over $6 million dollars to new equipment and facilities to augment our existing operations in that market,î said Tom Morris, president of Metal Sales.