Burr King’s Commitment to Quality Remains Primary Business Focus

by | Jan 16, 2011

Over 60 Years Many Things Change

WARSAW, MO, Jan. 12, 2011 / Burr King Manufacturing Company, Inc. announced today that it is celebrating 60 years in business since its founding in 1951. The Company which started with a single belt grinder located in a small building in East Los Angeles by Don MacCarthy Sr. Since 1951 Burr King has grown to the leader in high quality abrasive belt grinders, vibratory and surface conditioning equipment. Burr King is building on its 60 years of innovations with several new products to be introduced during its 60th year in business.
“Our 60th year is just as important as the first year in 1951, we strive to be the best and we are very proud of reaching this milestone,” said Don MacCarthy Jr., President of Burr King Manufacturing Co., Inc. “Burr King has been blessed over the last six decades with talented and hard working team members; we could not be here today with out them. I don’t think my father could have ever imagined where we would be today, and I know that he would be proud knowing that besides being bigger, our focus is still to provide the customer with the best equipment on the market.”

From only direct sales out of the front door of their small facility to over 15 Manufacturing Representative firms, and over 300 dealers Burr King continues their commitment to its customers. Burr King now has two mobile demonstration vehicles with the third in production. Each of Burr King’s Manufacturing Representatives has equipment that is available for onsite demonstrations. According to Steve Harker, Burr King’s National Sales Manager, “All the customer needs to do is call us, we will come to you with our products, then they will experience what we call the Burr King Difference.”

Burr King’s equipment continues to be the choice of professionals worldwide and is recognized for its unmatched quality. Burr King products are available across the United States, Canada, Mexico and a growing number of distributors throughout the world.