Each week, our Proud to Manufacture in Michigan team picks from more than 1,000 member companies to name a Featured Manufacturer of the Week. Our latest winner is Panel Processing, Inc.!

Featured Manufacturer of the Week:
Panel Processing!


Panel Processing was founded in 1971 with the purpose of providing customized flat panel fabrication services. Now celebrating their 50th anniversary in business, Panel Processing has decades of experience and expertise in fabricating, painting, printing and laminating.

Based in Alpena, Mich., Panel Processing has grown to become one of the largest panel fabricators in the nation, now with nine facilities spanning four states. Panel Processing was built on a tradition of excellence in providing customers with quality, custom solutions. Panel Processing works closely with customers to help identify and develop innovative solutions to meet their specific needs. Equipped with the latest CNC machines and manufacturing equipment, Panel Processing offers a wide range of custom fabrication capabilities including cutting, drilling, boring, painting, punching, edge banding, roll coating, curtain coating, screen printing and more.

Grown from small beginnings, Panel Processing understands the importance of support and guidance. As part of this, Panel Processing has been a 100% employee-owned company since 1998. As owners of the company, employees work together and rely on each other to make long-term success possible. This makes employees even more passionate and dedicated to ensuring customer success, providing unmatched quality and service.

Due to their reputation of excellence and expertise, Panel Processing has been chosen as Proud to Manufacture in Michigan’s latest Featured Manufacturer of the Week!


Others looking to support the ongoing growth of Michigan manufacturing and connect with more than 1,000 diverse manufacturers throughout the state can join our Proud to Manufacture in Michigan (PTMIM) program.

PTMIM offers a number of benefits to members, including an official PTMIM poster to display, a company page on the PTMIM website, a PTMIM logo for the company’s website and the chance to win Featured Manufacturer of the Week – all at no cost!

Learn more about the PTMIM program here or become a member here for the opportunity to be named our next Featured Manufacturer of the Week!