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ACProducts aiming to take over Elkay Wood Products

19.12.2018 − 

US-American ACProducts (“acpi”) is aiming to take over Elkay Wood Products Company, owned by Elkay Manufacturing Company and also active in kitchen and bathroom-cabinet production. According to a release published by both companies, the purpose of the acquisition is to augment the product range and make acpi one of the leading kitchen-cabinet suppliers in North America. The merger would create a USA-wide network of production facilities through which customers could be served through dealers, DIY stores, and large-scale project business in all 50 states. The transaction is subject to the usual conditions precedent; acpi is expecting the deal to be closed at the end of the first quarter of 2019 at the latest.

Elkay Wood Products says it is the fifth-biggest bathroom and kitchen-cabinet manufacturer in the USA with 1,600 employees and five production plants in Independence in Oregon, Aurora in Colorado, Waconia in Minnesota, Culver in Indiana, and Mifflinburg in Pennsylvania. The company offers its cabinets under the brands of “Medallion”, “Yorktowne”, “Design-Craft”, “Mastercraft”, “Schuler”, “Medallion at Menards”, and “American Cabinetry Collection”.

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