Original U.S. Fabricating Marketplace Approved by ILG Warns of AMSN Knockoffs

American Machine Shops Network (AMSN) educates the manufacturing community of its pioneering marketplace


Boston, MA -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/02/2012 --, the first fabricating, machining, mold making and custom manufacturing marketplace focusing specifically on the United States announced today the company is experiencing a number of knockoffs of its RFQ Marketplace. Kelly O'Shea, spokeswoman for AMSN said the company is the only resource for businesses sourcing for an ILG quality-approved U.S. based machine shop, plastic molder, foundry, specialty jobbing shop, precision cutting facility, grinding shop, stainless steel fabricators or other custom manufacturer at

According to O'Shea, has pioneered the RFQ Marketplace for U.S. buyers and U.S. suppliers of made-to-order parts and components. O'Shea said businesses seeking vendors approved by the Industrial Leaders Group (ILG), a quality systems program established in 2003 can only find such suppliers on the American Machine Shops Network. ILG remains the sole accreditation body of G-PMC, LLC, an ISO Registrar working with AMSN members involved in machining, plastic injection molds, and steel fabrication as part of AMSN at said it wants to make it clear to the manufacturing community it remains the first and only machining, mold making and fabricating marketplace of U.S. manufacturers approved by Industrial Leaders Group (Est. 2003) and ISO certification specialists Guberman-PMC LLC. “AMSN looks forward to seeing additional pioneers in the industry launching new marketplaces with its own unique ideas to help boost U.S. manufacturing and further promote the grassroots 'Buy American' movement founded by”

U.S. buyers can submit an RFQ to U.S. machine shops and fabricators approved by ILG quality management system at

About MFGpartners / AMSN ( is owned and operated by American Machine Shops Network (AMSN). The company specializes in promoting US-based manufacturers of machined parts, fabricated components, precision products and molds. AMSN is the largest network of custom manufacturers in the USA designed to help companies, engineers and others find the most suitable vendors specializing in CNC machining, fabrication, molding, prototyping and other contract manufacturing services.