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Guilbert Express to announce the launch of it's North America Operations at METALCON International 2011 in Atlanta

During METALCON 2011, Guilbert Express announces the launch of it's NA Operations making local investments in customer service, operations, warehousing, marketing and adapting it's product line of roofing torches and soldering irons for the US and Canadian market.

Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 12, 2010 – Guilbert Express, a European leader specialized in developing high quality heating tools for the Building, Roofing and Agriculture markets, today announced the launch of it’s North America Operations, a new division focused on the development for the US and Canadian market, at METALCON 2011. METALCON is the premier event for metal construction professionals and draws nearly 8,000 designers, builders, developers and suppliers from more than 50 countries.

“Establishing a local presence in the US and Canadian market is the next important step in the growth of the company" said Philippe Guilbert, CEO of Guilbert Express.  “Despite a more difficult economic condition, we believe there is tremendous opportunity in this market for the range of high-end quality heating tools we offer.”

Several investments have been made to support the launch of the US division and provide enhanced service and support to the US and Canadian customers. The establishment of a local customer service team, US warehousing and operational support for quick delivery and development of local marketing resources including a new product website are only some the investments made specifically for the North America market. The products have been packaged in easy “grab-and-go” kits with UL listed components, which make it easy to select the right heating tools and get right to work.

“Backed by over 100 years of experience and over 60 patents to our name, our products are proven efficient and safe to meet the demanding needs of the professional user.” said Philippe Guilbert “With these additional investments for the US and Canadian market, we believe whether you’re a roofer, contractor or distributor, Guilbert Express can show how better tools mean better business.”

At Metalcon, Guilbert Express will be demonstrating their complete Range of Express Soldering Irons developed for Sheet Metal Applications and the newest set of Ultra Light Titanium and Stainless Steel Express Roofing Torches. For more information on the company or it’s range of heating tools and soldering equipment, please visit Guilbert Express at METALCON, Booth #1835, from October 11-13, 2011 in the The Georgia World Congress Center or visit

About Guilbert Express:
Guilbert Express offers a wide range of heating tools for the Building, Roofing, Agriculture and DIY markets including Express Soldering Irons, Titanium and Stainless Steel Express Roofing Torches and the Express Dehorner. With nearly seven percent of sales dedicated to Research and Development and over 60 patents, Guilbert Express has been recognized worldwide as a provider of high quality and innovative heating tools, which are available in all 5 continents. For more information on Guilbert Express products, please visit

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