The S.W. Betz Company is very pleased to announce our merger with Advance Scale of Maryland LLC, an industrial scale distributor and service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region. Jim Santarpio, President of Advance Scale of Maryland will lead the combined companies, while S.W. Betz Vice President James (Randy) Farnum will be responsible for the S.W. Betz Company business unit.
“We are excited to join the ADVANCE team,” said Farnum. “They, like the S. W. Betz Company, are a family owned/oriented business that share common values with us, identifying solutions that meet the unique needs of our customers, delivering exceptional value and providing excellent customer service.”
The merger will help both companies provide a better all-around service to their customers. Advance Scale of Maryland will expand its product portfolio and services beyond industrial scales, while here at S.W. Betz we will expand our offerings, adding new products and greatly extending our geographic coverage.
“We are thrilled about the opportunity to have merged with a company that is so well respected in the material handling landscape,” said Santarpio. “We feel our complementary core business strengths will assist us in achieving our mission to create a leading industrial scale and material handling supplier.”
A team has been established with members of both companies to assist and oversee the comprehensive integration for employees, customers and suppliers.
About Advance Scale of Maryland
In 2000, Advance Scale Company expanded their coverage to include Maryland, Northern Virginia, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. Advance Scale of Maryland LLC was born. Today, Advance Scale is a leading provider of weighing system solutions throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and Northeast corridor. Advance Scale of Maryland also has its own Construction and Systems Integration capabilities to create supply chain excellence for customers.
ADVANCE is dedicated to providing the highest quality weighing systems, services, technology and technical support and is committed to exceeding our customer’s expectations.
About S.W. Betz
S.W. Betz was founded in 1933 by Samuel Betz, making us one of the oldest materials handling companies in the Mid-Atlantic region. We have been providing businesses with all of their essential Weighing, Material Handling, Dock, and Warehouse equipment ever since. The S. W. Betz Company, Inc. is a family-owned business which continues to offer its customers personalized, reliable solutions to all of their materials handling and storage needs.
We pride ourselves on not only supplying a piece of equipment or a product, but also on providing the appropriate solution to your unique application. Our focus is to help you improve productivity and efficiency, while increasing workplace safety.
If you would like to learn more about S.W. Betz or any of our products or services, please contact us by calling 410-574-1414 or 800-332-0322 today or click below! You can count on the S.W. Betz Company to work with you and provide you with our extensive knowledge of the industry.