German firm buys Indiana's Unitek Sealing Solutions


Plastics and rubber extrusion firm Unitek Sealing Solutions Corp. is making a strong move into injection molding -- and adding 39 jobs -- after being acquired by German automotive supplier Jäger Group.

The acquisition and expansion were announced Aug. 5 by La Porte, Ind.-based Unitek, which now will be known as Jaeger-Unitek Sealing Solutions Inc.

No purchase price was disclosed in the deal, in which Hannover, Germany-based Jäger is buying Unitek from Jeff Bernel, who founded...
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