About Us

70 years of success

built from delivering impeccable products and services to our customers.

Any company can sell you a product.  At Forbes, our people come to work each day with the hope and belief that the job they do makes a difference in helping our customers build their brands.  We don’t just sell products, we craft solutions that fulfill needs, solve problems, meet budgets, and exceed expectations.   

Forbes Promise of Pride

We promise to deliver personal pride to our customers and add maximum value in every solution we offer. The path to our promise is clearly marked to lead us to one common goal – to create enduring employee and customer partnerships.

Our Story

Forbes Custom Products was founded in 1947 and began as a manufacturer of sales aid products for banks; such as deposit books, checkbook covers and pocket calendars. Through our commitment to innovation, design, state-of-the art equipment, and our focus on continuous improvement, we have greatly expanded our capabilities over the last 70 years. Today, Forbes manufactures high quality, custom-crafted solutions for successful companies in many industries including: Financial Services/Insurance, Hospitality, Healthcare, Home Furnishings, and Education/Training.

Forbes Custom Products is headquartered just outside of Rochester, NY, and has over 100 skilled and valued employees. With 70,000 + feet of lean manufacturing & warehouse space, and two regional offices in Indiana & North Carolina, Forbes has the ability to handle any challenge.