Established in 1962, Shar Products Company supplies a range of musical instruments throughout North America. Its products include violins, violas, cellos, fiddles, mandolins and electric instruments. The company offers accessories that include case straps and handles, chairs, chinrests, humidifiers, metronomes, tuners, shoulder rests and ergonomic products. It provides the Shar Flex Plan that includes low monthly payments, extended warranty plans and product exchange options. Shar Products Company supports and raises funds for various community organizations, including the American String Teacher's Association and the Suzuki Association of the Americas. It additionally offers gift certificates of various denominations. Shar Products Company maintains a location in Ann Arbor, Mich.