SteelTex Press Release

SteelTex Press Release





MANSFIELD, Texas – Venus, Texas-based SteelTex, a division of Utex Industries, announced its relocation to a 135,000 square-foot facility in Mansfield.

The company, which manufactures specialty metal coating for high pressure pumps, currently employs 75 people at its Venus facility. The company expects to expand its operation to 130 employees […]

By |November 2nd, 2017|

Made in Mansfield: Klein Tools sells high-end pliers and other tools worldwide

PAUL K. HARRAL, Fort Worth Business Press

For someone who loves tools, there is satisfaction in holding a well-made one.

First, there is the heft. It feels substantial. Then there is balance. It doesn’t put extra strain on the muscles. Finally, there is appearance. It looks well-made with a beauty all its own.

There are tools. And then […]

By |October 27th, 2017|

Venture Commercial reps Flix Brewhouse in deal to open second DFW location in Mansfield

Fort Worth Business Press, October 18, 2017

Round Rock-based Flix Brewhouse moves closer to opening in Mansfield. Venture Commercial Real Estate announced that Chris Corbin represented Flix Brewhouse in securing a site at The Shops at Broad in Mansfield. This will be the second location in North Texas for the company’s dine-in movie theater concept. A […]

By |October 24th, 2017|

Want a high-paying job? Look for a spot on the assembly line


AUGUST 10, 2017 11:58 AM


Desiree Rucks had never worked in plastics.

But after stints at Pier 1 Imports and Kroger, Rucks decided to try a job in manufacturing, working for Klein Tools in Mansfield. Now, after two years of making pliers and screwdrivers, Rucks can’t see herself doing anything else.

“I know when I’m supposed to be here. I know […]

By |August 10th, 2017|

Southern Champion Tray going digital with large expansion

NICHOLAS SAKELARIS, Mansfield News Mirror

Southern Champion Tray’s new digital printer will be operational soon, allowing the Mansfield facility to take on smaller, custom jobs for its customers.

That’s just part of Southern Champion Tray’s 25,000-square-foot expansion that will be completed in August. A celebration and ribbon cutting is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Aug. 10 at the […]

By |July 19th, 2017|