COLUMBUS, Ohio (December 14, 2012) – Plaskolite, Inc., the nation’s largest manufacturer of continuously processed acrylic sheet products, has acquired the extruded sheet business of Pexco LLC.
Pexco, an Atlanta, GA.-based manufacturer of custom-extruded plastic products, is selling its Columbia, S.C. -based extruded sheet business to Columbus, OH-based Plaskolite. Further terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“Our goal has always been quite simple – to be the leader in the industry while strengthening our marketplace position for the benefit of our customers,” said James R. Dunn, President and CEO of Plaskolite. “With this acquisition, we have reinforced our commitment to this goal with our customers, while building on our long-term investment in our American workforce and facilities.”
“Our customers will immediately benefit from the addition of Pexco’s extruded sheet products to Plaskolite’s already extensive product line,” added Mitchell P. Grindley, Plaskolite’s Vice President of Marketing and Sales. “We will be able to leverage our state-of-the-art production assets by moving the Pexco sheet production to our Ohio (Columbus and Zanesville) and Mississippi (Olive Branch) facilities.”
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