Brushes Factory Invests in Expansion

With the increase in the production capacity of its industrial plant in Guatemala, the manufacturer of painting tools, Farbe International, expects to produce 6 million brushes and 13 million felts or rollers per year.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Representatives of the company, which is part of Grupo Solid, assured that with this investment the plant located in Palín, Escuintla, becomes the largest in the region. From now on, it is expected to produce in one day what used to take them a month.

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Michael Ascoli, founder of the company, told Elperiodico.com.gt that "... At Farbe we will not only be faster, we will be better. The vision we have is that in the hands of each painter there is an applicator manufactured by us."

"For the manufacture of brushes they have added new production lines. They have machines such as the Italian line Polese MAP-10 (manufacturer of brush heads) and MAP-06 (assembler) and the Larry Brush line of the cradle where today produces the largest number of brushes in the world, Shanghai."

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