Jason Industries Acquires Matchless Metal Polish Company

Jason Industries (Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA), a diversified corporation with Osborn and Milsco business units, announced the planned acquisition of The Matchless Metal Polish Company (Chicago, Illinois, USA).

According to the company, the acquisition will offer customers access to a global leader with a single portfolio of solutions for surface preparation, cutting, cleaning, and finishing — all supported by technical expertise, delivery, and quality. Matchless will be incorporated into Osborn, which is the group’s primary business unit serving the Industrial market. 

Founded in 1885, Matchless provides a full line of metal finishing products and services including buffing compounds, buffing wheels, abrasives, and chemicals. With its 135-year history, Matchless is recognized by both customers and competitors alike for quality and dependability. 

“Matchless offers an exciting opportunity for the Osborn brand to strengthen and expand its product offering for all of our customers,” says Keith Walz, senior 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 will esrve customers globally, offering access to more new product ideas and techniques. Founded in 1887, Osborn employs a collaborative manufacturing strategy that emphasizes best-in-class performance, innovation, continual improvement, and ethics.

Source: Osborn, www.osborn.com.