ERIKS Subsidiary Lewis-Goetz Expands In Food And Beverage Industry

PITTSBURGH, August 29, 2017 –ERIKS North America–owned company Lewis-Goetz recently announced that it expanded its product and service offerings for customers in the North American food and beverage industry.

Lewis-Goetz, which operates under the name ERIKS Industrial Services in Canada, offers a variety of gasket and sealing products, industrial and hydraulic hoses, and lightweight conveyor belts and systems that are specialized for dairy, fruit and vegetable, meat, and poultry processing plants.

Ben Mondics, president and CEO of ERIKS North America, said Lewis-Goetz’ has a proven history of delivering material transfer and inventory management solutions to food and beverage companies in the U.S. and Canada.

“Our team of specialists support food and beverage producers with innovative products and customized services that reduce plant downtime and total cost of ownership, while maximizing efficiency and profitability,” Mondics said. “With nearly 90 locations in the U.S. and Canada, we not only guarantee fast delivery times with around-the-clock customer support, we also implement best industry practices, resources, and technologies from 21 countries across the globe.”

“Although our focus was formerly limited to a small range of geographic regions, we were able to document savings of more than $1.1 million in just a few short years in the food and beverage market. As we expand our reach and scope of services, we expect a much larger population of customers to take advantage of our cost-saving products and services.”

To learn more about Lewis-Goetz’ full line of solutions and services for the food and beverage industry, visit www.lewis-goetz.com and download a brochure.

About Lewis-Goetz, an ERIKS Company Since 1935, customers have trusted Lewis-Goetz to tailor solutions to meet their mission critical hose, sealing and belting needs. North America’s largest industries rely on the unsurpassed know-how of the company’s long-time tenured specialists to troubleshoot industry challenges and identify problems before they become emergencies. Lewis-Goetz is one of North America’s largest industrial distributors and is the largest company owned by ERIKS North America, which was recently ranked 20th on Modern Distribution Management (MDM) magazine’s 2016 list of Top 40 Industrial Distributors. Visit www.lewis-goetz.com for more information.

About ERIKS North America ERIKS (www.ERIKS.com) has been a leading international industrial service provider since 1940. ERIKS North America offers a wide range of innovative, high-quality mechanical engineering components and associated technical and logistics services from 140 locations across the United States, Canada and Mexico under four companies—including Lewis-Goetz, Rawson, Industrial Controls, and ERIKS Seals and Plastics. From agriculture to power generation and from oil and gas to petrochemicals, ERIKS North America provides a local presence and infinite possibilities, backed by ERIKS’ worldwide network of resources and know-how from more than 60 companies with locations in 21 countries. For more information, please visit www.ERIKSNA.com.