Peerless Hardware‘s Columbia headquarters houses a showroom for Beta Tools of Italy. Sales manager Nick White, left, initiated a 2012 deal to make Peerless the exclusive importer of Beta Tools in the U.S. and Canada. In the showroom with White are brothers James, center, and Peter Speitel, third-generation owners of the family business. – (Photo / Amy Spangler) – SOURCE; Central Penn Business Journal
By Lenay Ruhl | Central Penn Business Journal
“It all started with a trip to Vietnam, and ended with a partnership between two manufacturing companies — one in Lancaster County and one in Italy.
“The Lancaster County company makes fasteners such as screws, nuts and bolts, and the Italian company makes professional tools such as screw drivers and wrenches.”