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Recent Transactions
Pyramid Mold & Tool Acquired
October 2021 – Rancho Cucamonga, CA – Pyramid Mold and Tool of Ranchero Cucamonga, CA (“Pyramid”) has been acquired by SyBridge Technologies of Southfield, MI (“SyBridge”).

Pyramid is a leading manufacturer of precision multi-cavity plastic injection molds for life science, personal care, and select industrial markets.

Acromatic Plastics Acquired
October 2021 Leominster, MA – Acromatic Plastics of Leominster, MA has been acquired by Beacon Manufacturing Group of Alexandria, MN. Bob May, CEO of Beacon said, “We are pleased to offer Acromatic’s customers greater access to expanded capabilities, engineering resources and services as they become part of Beacon Engineered Solutions. It truly is a win-win for customers and employees across both businesses.”

Shorts Tool & Mfg. Acquired
October 2021 – Saegertown, PA – Shorts Tool and Mfg., Inc. (“Shorts”) of Saegertown, PA has been acquired by Adler Industrial Solutions, Inc. (“Adler”). Shorts is a manufacturer of close-tolerance and multi-cavity plastic injection molds and ancillary products primarily for the medical, consumer goods, aerospace, and industrial industries. Founded in 2001, the company utilizes highly skilled engineering and manufacturing capabilities to provide precise, reliable, and effective customer solutions.

Ferguson Production Acquired
July 2021 – McPherson, Kansas – Ferguson Production, Inc. of McPherson, Kansas has been acquired by Revere Plastics Systems, LLC of Novi, MI. Ferguson Production Inc. (FPI) is a custom injection molding company that serves a variety of industries, including agriculture, automotive, consumer, lawn/garden, pet care, and recreational vehicles. The company operates 36 injection molding presses ranging in size from 55 tons to 1,750 tons. In addition to injection molding, FPI provides various value-added secondary operations, including manual and automated assembly.

Current Sell-Side Mandates
  • $60 Million Mfg. of Injection Molded Products in Ohio
  • $33 Million Plastic Compounder with Proprietary and Custom Molding in the Midwest
  • $20 Million Custom Injection Molder in the Southeast
  • $20 Million Medical Injection Molder on the West Coast
  • $ 4 Million Custom Injection Molder in California

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