Jun 01, 2018

Lewis-Goetz Rebrands as ERIKS

Three companies come together to serve customers better

ERIKS North America-owned companies Lewis-Goetz, EVCO House of Hose, and Valley Rubber & Gasket, is rebranding as ERIKS, effective June 1.

Ben Mondics, president and CEO of ERIKS North America, said the three companies are rebranding as part of a strategic initiative to better serve existing and potential customers in an array of industries.

"Independently, Lewis-Goetz, EVCO House of Hose, and Valley Rubber & Gasket have been trusted as reliable sources for certain products, with rich histories in different areas of the country, totaling 59 locations," Mondics says.

"Over the years, these various acquisitions have contributed to ERIKS North America's growth and reputation as a leading industrial service provider," he adds. "Today marks a new day for our entire company as we combine our core strengths, expand our offerings, and unite as ERIKS in North America."

The rebranding initiative reinforces ERIKS North America's commitment to providing a full range of industrial products and engineered solutions, while delivering unparalleled customer service to OEM and MRO customers.

From 140 locations across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, ERIKS North America offers innovative and customizable solutions in a variety of product groups, including industrial and hydraulic hoses, flow control systems, seals and polymers, gaskets, and conveying systems.

For more information on ERIKS North America, as well as its extensive product and service offerings, visit ERIKSNA.com.

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