Frequently Asked Questions

Is Mid-West Wire a wire basket manufacturer and distributor?

For over 86 years, Mid-West Wire has designed, engineered, manufactured, and distributed custom steel wire baskets of all shapes and sizes.  We welcome the opportunity to discuss your specific needs.

Can Mid-West Wire produce custom wire and steel forms?

Our state of the art manufacturing facility allows the production of most two and three dimensional formations.  We pride ourselves in having a full range of forming and processing capabilities to offer our customers most anything they require.  Not only do we fabricate wire baskets, but a variety of steel racks, carts, and other custom solid steel products.

What types of racks or carts do you offer?

Mid-West Wire has the ability to offer custom POP display racks, wire storage racks and baskets, nursery carts and racks, and wire security carts.  Please submit a sample, CAD and or print.  We will then discuss the product (s) use and your expectations, provide you with the best options available to produce, in an a time frame that meets your schedule, a quality product at an affordable price.

What is Powder Coating?

Powder Coating is the process of electrostatically applying different formulations of plastic powders (FDA approved, exterior UV resilient, infinite color variations, etc.) to a grounded substrate and curing the powder to offer an attractive and durable finish. Mid-West has developed a state-of-the-art system to meet your exacting coating requirements.

Does Mid-West utilize global sources to complement their in house USA facility?

Mid-West Wire has selected modern, quality, dependable manufacturing facilities that insure we receive components that meet our requirements. They are also partnered, from time to time, to manufacture custom products that require not only attention to detail but also when a strict budget is paramount and Made in the USA is not an absolute necessity.

Does Mid-West have a dependable sales engineering team that will visit our facility to discuss a project or need?

We formed an Alliance with ABLE Material Handling, a proven sales engineering group whose representatives have a combined 40+ years in the material handling, steel and wire manufacturing industry. They will assist you in providing their knowledge and expertise to understand your needs and offer cost effective solutions.

Through our efficient USA manufacturing processes, global partners and low overhead…We are your low cost alternative!