ICS Magazine

Tacony and Tornado Expand Operations into New Facilities

February 10, 2009

Chicago-based Tornado Industries and its parent company, Tacony Corp., announce that they will be relocating Tornado’s inside sales, customer service, and production operations into new, state-of-the-art facilities.

The moves are part of a planned corporate expansion and are designed to help streamline business operations while highlighting Tornado as Tacony’s flagship commercial floor care brand.

According to Michael Schaffer, Tornado’s president, the new 200,000-square-foot manufacturing facility has been designed to be extremely cost-effective, utilizing advanced manufacturing technology that helps maximize worker productivity, allowing the company to better compete on a global scale.