Select Ohio-Based Job Shops and Contract Packaging Manufacturers Obtain Approval to Enter the Marketplace

Product manufacturing businesses in Ohio and across the globe continue to rely on for finding the highest quality suppliers that match their requirements
December 19, 2011, the world’s leading marketplace for engineered-to-order manufacturing of mechanical components, textiles and packaging announced today that a number of leading Ohio-based contract manufacturers gained approval to enter the marketplace. These job shops will begin to receive a steady stream of targeted leads from potential customers that need their services. In addition, they have already received a personalized website, hosted by that is optimized on all major search engines as well as syndicated within an array of partner websites and applications.

A few of these outstanding manufacturers are KB Machine Tool Fab a machine shop based in Galion, OH; Advance Industrial Manufacturing, Inc. an ISO compliant contract manufacturer from Grove City, OH that has been providing custom metal fabrication services since 1987; ACE Assembly & Packaging, a full-service packager with a 45,000 square foot facility located in Waynesburg, OH; NOCO a molder from Beachwood, OH who is also a leading manufacturer of battery technology; Upright Steel, LLC, a fabricator with a 35,000 square foot fabrication company in Cleveland, OH; Argo Tool Corporation, a precision machine shop based in Twinsburg, OH; Concept Achievement, LLC a design engineering service provider from Cincinnati, OH and Houser Products, a contract manufacturer specializing in machining and fabrication from Marion, OH.

“Ohio is one of the nation’s industrial leaders and we are thrilled to have added such capable job shops and contract manufacturers to the marketplace from this distinguished state,” said Mitch Free, Founder & CEO of, “ is recognized for being the leading marketplace for the manufacturing industry with the highest quality standards. 87 % of Fortune 1000 manufacturing companies and hundreds of thousands of small and medium sized businesses depend on for their sourcing and supplier discovery needs. We are able to facilitate billions of dollars’ worth of manufacturing services each and every month. These approved suppliers maintain the quality levels required for admission into the marketplace and we are very excited to start working with them to help grow their businesses and develop new win-win customer relationships.”
About is the largest and most trusted online marketplace for the manufacturing industry and the developer of LiveSource, a cloud-based enterprise class sourcing and supply chain management solution. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia and has regional offices in Paris, France and Shanghai, China.’s investors include Bezos Expeditions, the personal investment company of Jeff Bezos and Volition Capital.