Midwest Scale History Page

Midwest Scale Company founded in 1956 by Morey DeBo and Bob Kennedy. These entrepreneurial pioneers sewed the seeds of success by cultivating their business into a major force in the Midwestern scale industry. Always remaining in the forefront of technology, Midwest Scale played a vital role in the transition from mechanical scales to electronic. After developing one of the first electronic weight indicator and electronic counting scale, Midwest Scale Company assisted several major manufacturers with their design efforts resulting in significant product development and technology advancement.

"A Special Approach" a tour of Midwest Scale Company Past and Present.

  Throughout the years, Midwest Scale Company has not only survived the turbulent swings in the economy, we have grown significantly and remain a consistent, stable and reliable source of scales and scale related products. Serving a diverse cross section of business including manufacturing, agriculture and commercial scales, Midwest Scale is able to provide all facets of scale implementation including a thorough and competent up-front evaluation of the application, careful recommendations of high value products and timely delivery, installation and operator instruction.

A highly trained, professional application sales team is ready to help you select the products which will provide a positive return on your investment. On-site visits to your plant or business help us learn about your needs and requirements

With hands-on knowledge of your application, we can research and select the best products available while keeping a watchful eye on the total cost. Our focus is not just to "sell" you something, but rather to help you make an informed decision that will solve your weighing needs at a competitive cost, with a positive return on investment, and a minimum of maintenance and downtime. Our focus is on the cost of ownership, not just the original purchase cost. Remember, "The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten." Our goal is to develop long term relationships through the honest application of equipment and timely support.

With a state licensed, mobile field service staff, we can respond to your scale needs. Whether it's installing new equipment, performing regular calibrations or helping you out of a bind with emergency repair, you can count on Midwest Scale for timely, accurate assistance. Our service technicians are factory trained and carry a variety of spare parts and loaner equipment. A state-of-the-art electronics test lab at our headquarters provides the resource where we can diagnose even the most difficult problems. Our test weights are carefully maintained and recalibrated on a regular schedule. From heavy duty railroad and truck scales to micro analytical laboratory balances, the Midwest Scale service technician is able to help maintain your investment in top condition.

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