1919 - Eugene L. Tourigny, a recent arrival from Canada, started United Comb & Novelty Company in Leominster, Massachusetts.
1977 - Edward W. Zephir, Jr., a grandson of the founder, acquired the business from the Tourigny Estate and immediately set about revitalizing the company's growth.
1986 - The company entered the plastic housewares market using the brand name, United Plastics.
2006 - We changed our name to United Solutions. This name evolution reflects the ever-varying lifestyles of consumers, and came to be after we asked ourselves, what exactly do we offer; products or solutions? Of course, the answer is solutions.
TODAY - Our vision is to produce and sell a quality product line that represents the best value to the customer. The most important and greatest assets of United have always been, and will continue to be, our dedicated employees and the long-term partnerships with our valued customers.
We have 3 strategically located, state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities. We are proud that 99% of our sales are generated from products Made in the USA in these facilities. We have top-notch employees, who have years of experience in both blow molding and injection molding of quality, plastic products.
United is dedicated to providing quality, good value plastic items for use in and around the home and office. Whether from sales and marketing, to design and engineering, to production and quality, to logistics and supply chain management, to finance and customer service, every employee at United is dedicated to supplying our customers with top-notch quality, value and service.
OUR RETAIL PARTNERS
We are a leading supplier of plastic housewares, paint, office, and hardware products. We have products in most leading retailers in the U.S., including mass, specialty, grocery, dollar stores, home centers, office, drug, hardware and warehouse club channels. We do not sell directly to consumers.