to Launch Its International Machine Shops Directory with Focus on North America

The free online custom manufacturing marketplace today introduced its new machine shops directory for companies looking to buy and sell custom made parts and components

Boston, MA, July 22, 2009 --(, the free custom manufacturing online marketplace and division of the Industrial Leaders Group (ILG) announced today its soon to be released machine shops directory at The company said the publication will be integrated into the site's marketplace and enable engineers and other industrial buyers to connect with job shops, foundries and custom manufacturers in local, national and international markets.

Conrad Bailey, spokesperson for said the directory will provide access to CNC machine shops primarily in North America specializing in custom made components, machine metals, plastic parts, precision metals and other custom products constructed in metal, plastic, rubber, glass and other materials at Bailey said qualified shops in the U.S. And Canada are able to include their company on the site and connect with potential customers at no charge.

“ is all about matching domestic and international custom manufacturers with those in need of such services by utilizing the power of social networking within the manufacturing community,” said Bailey. He added, “Unlike other custom manufacturing marketplaces on the Web today, is 100% free for both the buyer as well as the supplier. We encourage machine shops on the site to pass on the savings they would ordinarily spend on advertising directly to the buyer. Thus, the shop can win over more customers and in return, the buyer saves money, everybody wins.”

Bailey said is currently working with an online trade show organizer to generate more RFQ's for engine machine shops and other custom manufacturers on the site at The site will use the latest and most advanced tools to bring social networking to a reality for the business to business market with emphasis on job shops, foundries and contract manufacturers. The details of the show were not revealed. For more information about the business to business matching services of, go to the company's Website or call its public relations department at 206-309-0756.


MFGmatch is a Free Custom Manufacturing Marketplace at connecting buyers and suppliers of custom parts, precision components, machined items and other made-to-order products and solutions. The site is the solution to high-priced marketplaces as it's designed to enable machine shops, contract manufacturers, foundries, engineers and other professionals to post and explore RFQs at no charge.

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Donald LaBelle