ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The McNICHOLS® Chicago Metals Service Center − a 112,000-square-foot warehouse and office facility − will hold its public debut April 26-27 during a two-day Open House.
The Metals Service Center began operating at 2200 Arthur Ave. in Elk Grove Village in July, 2016 after relocating from Des Plaines, where it had operated for 10 years. About 75 associates serve customers from the new, expanded location that serves the Chicago region and Midwest marketplace.
McNICHOLS invites customers and the community to the facility to experience the company’s “Hole Service” capabilities and to join the McNICHOLS team’s celebration of continued success.
McNICHOLS will host customers April 26 and 27, during four set times. Customers may choose a breakfast tour from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. or a lunch tour from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled April 26 at 5:30 p.m. with city officials and other community members. Members of the media are invited. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event also commemorates 65 years in business for this celebrated company that is North America’s leading provider of “Hole Products,” including McNICHOLS® Perforated and Expanded Metals, Wire Mesh and Designer Metals, as well as a complete line of Metal and Fiberglass Grating and Flooring products.
McNICHOLS has had a presence in the Chicago region since 1975, when it opened its third Metals Service Center at the corner of Pratt and Lively Boulevards in Elk Grove Village. The company expanded the office and warehouse multiple times before relocating to a 78,000-square-foot space in Des Plaines in 2006 prior to returning to Elk Grove Village in 2016.
Chicago is an important part of the McNICHOLS “Hole Network” of 18 Metals Service Centers across the country, and a market in which the company has experienced tremendous growth. With its ability to expand up to 142,000 square feet, the new site will support McNICHOLS growth for years to come.
McNICHOLS CO., founded in 1952, is North America’s leading supplier and fabricator of Perforated and Expanded Metals, Wire Mesh and Designer Metals, as well as a full line of Metal and Fiberglass Grating and Flooring Products. With headquarters in Tampa, Florida, and 18 Service Centers located strategically across the United States, McNICHOLS has the logistics network necessary to provide fast, efficient and exceptional service.