ATLAS BUYS O SCALE CORNERSTONE STRUCTURE TOOLING FROM WALTHERS
January 26, 2012
|Hillside, N.J., 1/26/2012 - Atlas Model Railroad Co., Inc. has agreed
to purchase all O scale structure tooling, as well as existing O scale
structure inventory, from Wm. K. Walthers, Inc. In the near future,
these structures will be available from Atlas under the Atlas O product
are sure that modelers will be very pleased to see these great
buildings back in production as part of the Atlas O family of
products,” said Phil Walthers, CEO of Wm. K. Walthers, Inc.
structures are very well-designed and their subject matter appeals to a
wide range of O scale modelers. The variety of commercial and
industrial structures will enhance existing layouts quickly and easily.
“We are very excited to be expanding our O scale offerings with such a
quality line of structures,” said Tom Haedrich, Atlas CEO. “We think
modelers will find new inspiration for their layouts.” Plans are
underway to put Atlas’ own unique touch on these appealing structures.
buying agreement comes on the heels of the announcement that Atlas O,
LLC is now merged with Atlas Model Railroad Co., Inc.; Atlas O is now a
wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Model Railroad Co. Inc.
Railroad Co., Inc. is a family-owned business founded in 1924 as the
Atlas Tool Company. Over the span of 88 years, and continuing today,
Atlas has built its offerings to include items for almost every aspect
of O, HO and N scale model railroading.
For more information, contact:
Atlas Model Railroad Co., Inc.
Ph: 908-687-0880 x 7017
www.atlasrr.com / www.atlaso.com