Benefits of Working with an American Manufacturer
Since 1947, APM Hexseal has been a leading provider of top-quality internal and external sealing solutions for various industries and applications. We proudly manufacture all of our sealing solutions in our New Jersey manufacturing facility. While many companies have moved their manufacturing operations overseas in an effort to find cheaper labor and production costs, we understand the many benefits of manufacturing in the United States.
Shorter Lead Times
When you partner with an American manufacturer, your lead times can be drastically reduced. If the component or product you need is in stock, it can typically ship right away, drastically reducing lead times. When products have a shorter distance to travel, it can speed up the sales process, keep shipping costs low, enable agile forecast responses, and improve the overall customer experience.
Quality is essential, and US-made products abide by higher standards than many overseas-made products. Local or geographically closer production facilities enable tighter quality control to ensure all products adhere to the required specifications and standards. If problems arise, it’s easier to catch and correct them, saving valuable time and money. In addition, you can be sure that all materials used meet all necessary quality and safety standards, making sure you’re receiving the best possible product.
Reduced Cost for Deliveries
Working with an overseas manufacturer increases the delivery time and costs. While manufacturing overseas may save on labor, freighting costs can diminish your savings. US manufacturers reduce outbound and inbound delivery costs, and there are a wealth of domestic shipping options compared to the few overseas options, ensuring a delivery arrives as intended.
Working with a manufacturer in the United States leads to lower carbon emissions and energy consumption. Shipping overseas requires carbon-emitting freighters and various other vehicles for last-mile deliveries. The “maker movement” is a trend emerging in the US, meaning customers are seeking local manufacturers to reduce the environmental impact of shipping goods internationally. It can be complicated to verify the environmental guidelines of overseas manufacturers. Clients can more easily investigate the environmental practices of the manufacturer if they operate locally.
Partner With APM Hexseal for Your US-Made Sealing Solutions
APM Hexseal is glad to offer a range of sealing solutions manufactured right here in the United States. When your products are made in the United States, you are closer to your supply chain, avoiding interruptions, miscommunications, and unexpected costs. American-made products ensure higher levels of customer satisfaction with high-quality products delivered quickly.
APM Hexseal provides sealing solutions for a wide range of industries, including:
- Energy Generation
- And Many More
With over 200,000 satisfied customers, we are your reliable source for high-quality American-made sealing products.
For more information about how working with an American manufacturer can benefit your business, contact us today. You can also request a quote to learn more about our products.