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Justrite Safety Group™ Acquires Leading Manufacturer of Safety Identification Products, Accuform® Manufacturing, Inc.
DES PLAINES, IL April 2019
Justrite Safety Group has acquired Florida-based Accuform Manufacturing, Inc. (Accuform), the leading manufacturer of facility safety identification products including signs, tags, labels, lockout-tagout devices, 5S/lean products, and more.
Established in 1976 and based in Brooksville, FL, Accuform products cater to customers in a variety of sectors including food and beverage, construction, oil and gas, utilities, transportation, petrochemical and medical, to name a few.
The acquisition of Accuform allows us to serve customers with the single most comprehensive portfolio in the safety, facility, and environmental protection arena," said Mark McElhinny, President and CEO of Justrite Safety Group. "In our coverage in the industrial safety landscape, Accuform’s natural fit into our portfolio will support our role in protecting the global workforce in a strategic, holistic manner."
Rob Ogilbee, Accuform’s president, said this presents incredible growth opportunities for Accuform. "This is an exciting moment for Accuform, our employees, and the industry in general. The growth potential this acquisition brings is tremendous. The Justrite Safety Group has solid leadership, both internally and in the marketplace, and I am thrilled to be a part of the organization." Mr. Ogilbee will lead the Justrite Safety Group’s North American identification business, which will include the Accuform operation in Brooksville, FL.
Founded in 1976, Accuform manufactures facility identification products to a network of distributors throughout North America, South America, Asia, and Europe. Specializing in custom signs, tags, labels, traffic safety, 5S lean manufacturing, and award-winning lockout/tagout devices, Accuform provides products and sales support to tens of thousands of customers worldwide. Accuform is the leader in providing solutions that Inform, Protect, and Motivate® the global workforce. For more information, visit the Accuform website, accuform.com
About Justrite Safety Group
Justrite Safety Group is a growing family of leading industrial safety companies. Together we protect workers, workplaces and the environment with a comprehensive range of industrial safety solutions. We cover every facet of the industrial safety landscape—from the storage, containment and clean-up of hazardous materials to emergency showers, industrial matting, and motion safety. All Justrite Safety portfolio companies are united by deep safety knowledge, long experience, and a commitment to protecting people, property and the planet. Visit us at justrite.com to learn more.
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