The Metropolitan Vacuum Cleaner Company, maker of Air Force® Blaster® brand personnel blow-off systems, has announced the opening of a new 60,000 sq. ft. facility strategically located at 5 Raritan Rd., Oakland, NJ 07436-2709. The building will become Metro’s new corporate headquarters and provide double the administrative, manufacturing, warehousing and distribution capability.
Despite dismal market conditions over the last several years, sales of many of Metro’s high-quality American-made products, including their Air Force® Blaster® line of personnel blow-off/drying systems, have been able to maintain a healthy growth curve. This growth in sales, combined with an ever increasing line of market-responsive new products, has outstripped the capacity of the company’s venerable Suffern, New York plant.