Würth Baer Supply Company Acquires Hermance Machine Company

Mar 26, 2021


March 26, 2021 – Würth Baer Supply Company, a division of Würth Line Craft North America and the Würth Group, is pleased to announce an agreement to acquire Hermance Machine Company located in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. Hermance is a well-established woodworking machinery and service partner currently servicing a three hundred mile radius around Williamsport in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, New York, West Virginia and Delaware. The company distributes and services key brands including SCM Group, Anderson America, Gannomat, Cantek America, Doucet, Imperial Systems, Striebig, Cresswood, Nordfab and Tigerstop.

Hermance Machine Company sells and services a wide array of customers from the one man shop all the way up to some of the largest woodworking manufacturing companies in the United States. The day-to-day management of Hermance Machine Company will roll up into the Akins Machinery division at Würth Baer Supply Company. Additionally, the Williamsport facility will also act as a new, fully stocked and operational Würth Baer Supply Company distribution site.

Würth Baer Supply Company CEO John Geraghty noted that: “The Würth team is extremely pleased to announce this strategic Hermance acquisition which will expand and solidify our woodworking machinery expertise under the Akins Machinery team while introducing another full service Würth Baer Supply Company site to our existing footprint of warehouses.” Geraghty added: “Adding Hermance’s high level of sales and technical expertise to our portfolio underscores our unwavering commitment to servicing the woodworking profession.”

Akins Machinery at 800-932-4825