The Latest News

FE&S delivers relevant news of the day to the foodservice equipment and supplies marketplace.


T&S Brass Names General Manager, Director of International Sourcing for HQ

T&S Brass, a manufacturer of plumbing and foodservice equipment, named Keith Lyerly as general manager and Erik Theisen director of international sourcing for its Shanghai headquarters. The Shanghai facility, located in the Pudong region, operates not only as a manufacturing location, but also as the sales headquarters and customer service center for China.

In his new role, Lyerly is responsible for all operations at the Shanghai facility and brings to the table more than 25 years of international management experience. He joined T&S Brass in January 2009 and prior to that Lyerly worked for Floor Ready Services and Coats North America.

Theisen will be responsible for international sourcing throughout Asia for T&S Brass. After joining T&S Brass in 2009, he received extensive training at the corporate headquarters in Travelers Rest, S.C. before moving to China.