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Celebrating 65 Years of Success


Albert Kaminsky, Dave Mann and Morris Kelman experienced initial success as a local awning company called Economy Awning Co. They specialized in window awnings, carports, patio awnings, tarps, trailer awnings and other various vinyl products. The three men and their families partnered together and conquered the awning business in sunny South Florida.

As the business grew, Steve Mishket in 1980, bought partnership into the company and eventually took on solo ownership. Steve was a family friend of one of the original partners. His previous experience from working in the factory through out high school was helpful in his transition as a partner in the company. During his tenure at Economy Awning he recognized a gap in the business and transitioned the carport frame into a 10’x10′ portable canopy called a “Quick & Easy.” (more…)

Celebrating 65 Years of Success2017-03-17T18:24:10+00:00

Anchor Acquires Economy Tent


Anchor Industries Inc., the leading U.S. manufacturer of tenting solutions for the Special Events industry announces the acquisition of Economy Tent International, a Miami based provider of 10′ to 40′ wide frame tents with a strong reputation for quality and value that is attested to by its nearly $6 million in revenues from a customer base in the northeast and southeast U.S., the Caribbean and Latin America.

Anchor and Economy have built their respective successes by serving different customer needs in the tent market. Anchor delivers the broadest selection of tent styles and sizes that have earned their legendary reputation for unparalleled quality through decades of service to demanding customers who need tailored tent solutions. (more…)

Anchor Acquires Economy Tent2017-03-17T18:22:43+00:00
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