Maine introduced the lateral filing system to the UK in 1985, manufacturing Storwal cabinets under license.
In 1992 Storwal ceased trading and Maine started manufacturing under their own brand, Maine have gained an unrivalled reputation for manufacturing excellence and service levels since then.
Maine’s filing & storage has been manufactured at Kings Langley and their components parts with Milton Keynes Pressings (MKP) since 1985. In 2003 MKP became the sole supplier of components for Maine including sheet metal manufacturing.
In 2006 MKP acquired Maine which resulted in a successful collaboration between the high-tech engineering excellence of MKP and the experienced, skilled teams at Maine. MKP is a globally respected manufacturer renowned for their high profile first-tier automotive contracts, winning the Queen’s award for Export in 2001.
Maine have the widest range of lateral files on the market and with the ability to modify during manufacture, can deliver individual filing solutions precisely. MKP’s investment in Maine has resulted in a continual expansion of Maine’s product ranges to create innovative, space saving solutions for all office environments.