Geerpres, a West Michigan company, is pleased to announce the successful sale of the company to a local owner.
Established in 1935, the Geerpres has a rich history within the cleaning industry beginning at the height of the Great Depression, when the company introduced and perfected its hallmark product: the downpress metal wringer. Today, Geerpres manufactures a variety of products in stainless steel, cold rolled steel, plastic, and microfiber applicators, including mop wringers, buckets, housekeeping carts, mop handles, wall washing kits, etc. The company operates from a wholly-owned, 85,000 square foot facility in Muskegon, MI.
The new local owner is Scott Ribbe. Scott is a highly experienced and regarded professional within the manufacturing, distribution and supply chain space. Prior to purchasing the business, Scott held senior positions at several fortune 500 companies. His dream of business ownership was realized in purchasing the company.