GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Stiles Machinery Inc. and Bürkle GmbH are pleased to announce that they will combine forces to offer manufacturing solutions for the woodworking industry.

Headquartered in Freudenstadt, Germany, Bürkle GmbH is a leading manufacturer of specialized machinery serving a variety of industries. Ralf Spindler, Managing Director of Bürkle GmbH announced that the Bürkle finishing, door production and engineered wood flooring systems will be represented in the United States by Stiles Machinery.

“This partnership offers distinct advantages to the American wood processing industries,” Spindler explained. “The synergy of Bürkle’s product range, quality equipment, and system solutions coupled with Stiles’ knowledge of the U.S. market and complementary product lines assures the U.S. customer receives the best possible process solution and after sale service.”
Stiles will be assisted in their sales efforts by Bürkle employee, Brent Warren. According to Peter Kleinschmidt, President of Stiles, “This alignment offers our customers a level of expertise and strong product support unmatched by any other team in the North American woodworking industry.”

For details about Bürkle products offered by Stiles Machinery in North America, please visit For more information, contact Stephan Waltman at 616.698.7500 or

About Stiles Machinery Inc.
For 45 years, Stiles has been helping manufacturers succeed. More than the largest supplier of quality machinery, Stiles provides a Total Production Solutions approach by also offering equipment integration, financial services, education, service and parts. By having a wealth of solutions whether defined as people, products or services, Stiles merges the best thinking and the best ideas in a solution that works best for their customers. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., Stiles has regional offices in High Point and Gastonia, NC; Shelton, Conn.; Irving, Texas; and Ontario, Calif. Visit Stiles at

SOURCE: Stiles Machinery Inc.

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