Morris and Modig sign exclusive partnership

Morris and Modig sign exclusive partnership

Four Morris Group distribution companies to represent Sweden-based Modig Machine Tool exclusively in their U.S. regions.


Four of the Morris Group distribution companies signed an agreement to become the exclusive representative for Modig Machine Tool of Virserum, Sweden, in the regions they represent. The companies include The Robert E. Morris Co., Morris Great Lakes, Morris South, and Morris Midwest.

“We’re excited to represent Modig in many of the markets we serve under the Morris brand,” states Brad Morris, President and CEO of Morris Group Inc. “Our customers look to us for advanced machining solutions to increase their productivity and gain a competitive advantage. Modig’s unique range of machine tools are an ideal complement to our current product offering and will help us expand our ability to meet our customer’s needs.”

Modig’s machining solutions are engineered with a focus toward reducing customer production times on their most challenging parts, while maintaining accuracy. The Modig product range includes Inverted Machining Centers available with 5-axis, single spindle or mill-turn configurations, Universal Machining Centers for bar or extrusion components, and high-speed Vertical Gantry Mills.

“This new partnership will help Modig interact more within the U.S. market. Morris gives the customers the best of both worlds: the depth and resources of a large company and a local supplier's service.”, stated Keith Lopez, president North America, Modig Machine Tool. “By offering services such as application technology, service and maintenance of machine tools, and financing, Morris helps their customers do more with less which is an approach we share. Working together, Modig and Morris can offer the best solutions and deliver the highest customer service.”