04. January 2021

Press Release

Wieland acquires Wrisco Industries Inc.

 

  • The acquisition supports Wieland’s growth objectives in aluminum while further expanding its diversified solutions and services

  • Expands current aluminum product portfolio and access to adjacent industries

“An exciting addition to Wieland Metal Services, Wrisco Industries strengthens our presence in specific aluminum markets. We view Wrisco as a highly strategic growth opportunity that will allow us to further expand our existing portfolio of products and services in North America” said Greg Keown, President of Wieland Metal Services.  Wieland Metal Services’ broad geographical presence across North America will be utilized to provide premier supply chain services to our customers.

Wrisco Industries Inc. was founded in 1916 and has grown to become an industry leader in quality aluminum products and services. The company is headquartered in Florida and operates 4 distribution centers; Atlanta, Dallas, Chicago, and Edison, NJ. The business will continue to operate under the Wrisco name as Wieland works through its transition and integration into the Wieland Group.

Wieland is a 200-year old, family-owned global technology and service leader in the brass and copper industry, known for excellent customer service and innovative solutions. The acquisition stems from Wieland’s pursuit of specific growth opportunities and expansion of its customer service portfolio, specifically focused on North America.

Wieland will ensure to continue to meet Wrisco’s customers’ needs for best-in-class quality aluminum solutions and value-added services through its world-class processing capabilities, reliable distribution network, and excellent customer service.

The Wieland Wrisco transaction closed on December 31, 2020.

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The acquisition of Wrisco Industries Inc. is further expanding the product portoflio and services of the Wieland Group in North America. (picture)

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Barbara Schüßler
Wieland Group | Head of Communications & PR

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