That's the story behind The Warren Company, a service oriented company that knows the importance of keeping it made in America, made right here.
James Vaughn, Sales Manager The Warren Company, says: "Keeping people employed and manufacturing right here in Erie, there's nothing better."
The Warren Company, a century old Erie business, services other companies with raw materials, laser cut blanks, flame and plasma cutting, welding and a lot more.
Robert Warren, President of The Warren Company, says: "Somebody brings us plans and we make what would be a custom product using various machinery here, different material types."
They Warren Company is an ISO certified company that is dedicated to providing customers with the highest quality in reliable steel products and services.
Customers that include big companies like Eriz Magnetic and Erie Strayer, to name a few.
But the company also helps the not so big companies as well.
Robert Warren, "We go to the local farmer, if he wants to bring in something he needs made, we will do that for them."
This year marks the 100th anniversary of The Warren Company.
100 years of making it in America.
Robert Warren, "It's everything we are. When it comes from made in America, it's from here, it's not something you just buy, it's something you become a part of."
James Vaughn says: "It keeps people working, keeps our neighbors employed, keeps money here."
The Warren Company employees 67 people. Many of them have been there for years, some more than 40 years, and there's a reason.
Dennis Harris, Operations Manager, says: "This is a family owned company; they take care of employees and it builds the U.S. economy. We create more jobs in this country than foreign companies do."
Celebrating 100 years in business and proud to proclaim: Made in America.
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