Universal Manufacturing Corp., is pleased to welcome you to our official website. It is a pleasure to offer our friends and clients the opportunity to know a little more in detail about our products, services and our great family.
Universal Manufacturing Corp., is led by Mr. Tito Freiría, who maintains one of the most prestigious Puerto Rican companies with the fastest growth in the last decade. It is dedicated to the manufacture of detergents and cleaning products.
All created by Puerto Rican hands that every day strives to bring products of excellence and high quality. Universal Manufacturing Corp., has created products with unique and special qualities. Among these are the renowned Doctor Mecánico, leader in its category of preferred cleaning products in Puerto Rico. Always keeping our motto, "Everything is easier with Doctor Mecánico ".
Doctor Mecánico is a product that today has 90% of the local market and is the leading product in stores such as: Wal-Mart, Sams, Amigo, Costco, Pitusa, Econo Supermarkets, Supermax, K-Mart, Pep Boys among Others.
To the product family of Doctor Mecánico joins the line DMX Doctor Mecánico Xtreme, formulated for the maintenance of motor vehicles among other uses. It also has a line of household cleaning products among others.
Universal Manufacturing Corp., is located in Vega Alta, P.R. home of its factory of over 60 thousand square feet, we currently have more 17 years in the market. Our pride is to offer products of excellence and quality made by Puerto Rican hands, because "Everything is easier with Doctor Mecánico".
Evaristo "Tito" Freiría holds a Bachelors Degree in Marketing from the University of Sagrado Corazón of Puerto Rico.
He began his professional career at Mascaro Porter Corp. as Director of Marketing, where he achieved a 70% increase in sales. During this time he worked on the creation of a new line of tires for motor vehicles. He also designed and created the service department for the company.
In 1989 he was appointed Marketing Director of American Chemicals Corp., where he developed cleaning products such as Mistolin and others.
The development of brands and products took him in 1991 to Rigid Pack Corp., where he was creating several lines for different recognized brands.
For 1993 he created his own distribution company called Freiría Traiding Corp. where he managed to obtain 12% of the market with the distribution of Maizoro cereal.
"Tito" Freiría founds Universal Manufaturing Corp., in 1997 with the creation and distribution of cleaning products, among them the recognized Doctor Mecánico. Favorite and recognized in the market as leader in its category of cleaning products.
He currently continues as president of Universal Manufacturing Corp., located in Vega Alta, Puerto Rico in a space of more than 60 thousand square feet. Universal Manufacturing Corp., employs over 80 employees and reports annual revenues of over 12 million dollars.
• 2004 Small Business Person of the year - US Small Business Administration
• Ernst & Young 2004 Entrepreneur of the year - Ernst & Young
• 2004 Excellence in Quality Award - Puerto Rico Products Association
• Top Management Award 2004 - Marketing & Sales Association
• Atlanta Regional 2004 Minority Manufactured of the year award - United States Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency
• 2004 House of Representative Resolution - Puerto Rico Government
• 2014 40 Under 40 - Puerto Rico Business Association
He holds a Bachelor Degrees on Marketing and in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing from the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus. Master in Communications with concentration in Advertising of the University of Sagrado Corazón. PHD in Finance from the Inter-American University of Puerto Rico in progress. Selected as one of "40 under 40" by Caribbean Business in 2016. He is an active member of the Association of Economists of Puerto Rico (AEPR). He currently serves as Director of Marketing for Universal Manufacturing Corp.
Graduated in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the University of Puerto Rico, she began in 1995 in Freiría Trading Corp. In 1997 she was appointed to the position of accountant in Universal Manufacturing Corp. She is then promoted as "Controller" of the company. She currently serves as Vice President of Operations for Universal Manufacturing Corp.