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Vlier Products, a Division of the Barry Wright Corp, Opens Asian Sales Office in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, CHINA--(Marketwire - Jan 3, 2013) - Vlier Products today announced the opening of a new office in Shanghai to expand its sales and service support for the Asian markets. The new office is located at China Sage Consultants, Inc. Address: 333 Shi Men Er Road, Zhen An Plaza, Building 3, Unit 17A. The new office will be staffed with a four member team working critical tasks required to grow market share and brand awareness. The Vlier Products Shanghai office team consists of Chris Wingo, Managing Director; Anita Yuan, General Manager; Cindy Zhong, Service Manager; and Bruce Xu, IT Manager.

"Chris Wingo and his team have a depth and knowledge of distribution sales and market analysis in the Asian market and are poised to increase our customer base throughout Asia," said Tom Foley, General Manager of Vlier Products. "Their understanding of customer needs and problem-solving abilities will greatly improve local support to distribution and OEM customers throughout Asia. We believe the current economic climate in Asia is the perfect time for our company to be making these critical investments for future growth."

About Vlier Products

Since 1943 Vlier products have performed consistently in a variety of machinery applications ranging from Aerospace, Packaging, and Metalworking to Medical, Laboratory, and Electronic Equipment. Vlier manufactures a comprehensive line of Spring Plungers, Quick Release Plungers, Ball Lock Pins and Leveling Devices.