DES PLAINES — Justrite Safety Group has acquired Florida-based Accuform Manufacturing, Inc., a manufacturer of facility safety identification products including signs, tags, labels, lockout-tagout devices, 5S/lean products, and more.
“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, Fla.