FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Evolution Edges Acquires Built Blades, LLC
Delivering Innovation With An Edge For Snow & Ice Maintenance
Elmira, NY (November 23, 2020) Evolution Edges (A Division of Chemung Supply Corporation), a premier manufacturer and distributor of innovative snowplow wear parts, announced today the acquisition of Built Blades, LLC located in Fairport, NY.
Evolution Edges was founded in 2009 by Mr. Marc Stemerman – President / CEO of Chemung Supply Corporation in response to the snowplow industry’s growing need for a streamlined wear parts ordering process that delivered high quality products with rapid response. Evolution Edges is an authority on quality snowplow cutting edges and wear parts for highway departments and municipalities. Evolution Edges offers an expansive product line of snowplow wear parts that now includes the patented Built Blades Sabre® armored carbide snowplow blade technology.
Built Blades, LLC is also a New York State company located in Fairport, NY (a northeast suburb of Rochester, NY) and has delivered innovative, proprietary and patented snowplow wear parts since 2016 under the direction of its founder and inventor Mr. Matthew Aquino. In 2018, the Built Blades Sabre® armored carbide snowplow blade was awarded both a fully issued Utility Patent and Registered Trademark.
Built Blades and Evolution Edges share the same vision … “innovation of snowplow wear parts,” stated Mr. Stemerman. Additionally, Built Blades and Evolution Edges have patents pending that will allow for future growth and success while meeting ongoing demands by customers in the snow and ice maintenance industry. With Sabre® armored carbide blades being utilized in 29 snow-falling states throughout the country, this demonstrates that the Sabre® continues to prove its worthiness in diverse climates for snow plowing applications.
“Delivery of an affordable, innovative, quality snowplow wear parts portfolio in a rapid and efficient manner to the customer is our goal. This acquisition of Built Blades demonstrates our ongoing focus to improve snowplow cutting edge technology,” stated Mr. Stemerman.
Built Blades’ product offerings include eight major product categories with more than 50 individual wear parts that will be integrated into the existing Evolution Edges product portfolio that are already on the NASPO and Sourcewell - National Cooperative Agreements.
Mr. Daren R. Lynch
Director, Business Development
Evolution Edges (A Division of Chemung Supply Corporation)
2420 Corning Road
PO Box 527
Elmira, NY 14902