Jason Industries, a diversified corporation with Osborn and Milsco business units, has announced today the planned acquisition of The Matchless Metal Polish Company, located in Chicago, IL. This acquisition will offer customers access to a global leader with a single, unmatched portfolio that provides solutions for surface preparation, cutting, cleaning and finishing supported by exceptional technical expertise, delivery and quality. Matchless will be incorporated into Osborn, which is the primary business unit serving the Industrial market segment for Jason Industries.
The Matchless Metal Polish Company, founded in 1885, provides a full line of metal finishing products and services including buffing compounds, buffing wheels, abrasives and chemicals. With its 135 history, Matchless is recognized by both customers and competitors alike for the quality and dependability they bring.
“Matchless offers an exciting opportunity for the Osborn brand to strengthen and expand its product offering for all of our customers” explained, Keith Walz, Sr. Vice President and General Manager at Osborn. “This acquisition brings together two companies, with over 130 years each, of providing surface finishing and polishing solutions to meet commercial and consumer customers’ needs”.
The expanded business serves customers globally, offering access to more new product ideas and techniques, and remains committed to building rewarding customer relationships. Founded in 1887, Osborn employs a collaborative manufacturing strategy that emphasizes best-in-class performance, innovation, continual improvement and ethics.
Osborn is the world’s leading supplier of surface treatment solutions and high-quality finishing tools for industrial and commercial applications within material finishing, deburring, cleaning, honing and surface polishing segments. Founded in 1887, Osborn now includes operations in 13 countries and serves customers in more than 100 countries.
Patricia Motta | Osborn Marketing Manager
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