Banner Engineering, Minneapolis, opened a new production plant in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. The new facility, located at the Millennium Industrial Park,features 30,000 square feet of production space and 10,000 square feet of office space, and is designed to accommodate future growth with the ability to expand to 60,000 square feet and generate approximately 150-200 new jobs.
Banner first began operations in Mexico in 2010, and has since established regional sales offices in Mexico City and Queretaro and a distribution center in Monterrey.
“Our continued investment in superior manufacturing and customer service operations will better serve the growing Mexico market, the Americas and Banner’s global support network,” says Andy Barnauskas, vice president of operations. “A commitment to future growth in the manufacturing and industrial automation industries allows our distribution and sales team worldwide to deliver unprecedented service with increased product selection and fast turnaround.”
The new facility will manufacture several of Banner’s industrial products, including lights, safety, sensors and more.