Utility Tool News: Klein Tools Affiliate Acquires Heritage Cutlery
Klein Tools, a leading manufacturer of hand tools and occupational protective equipment for the professional tradesman, announced that its affiliate, Klein Cutlery, Inc., has acquired the manufacturing assets of Heritage Cutlery Inc., Bolivar, N.Y. from Rogers, Lunt, and Bowlen Company.
The asset acquisition, which includes the company name, facility, and such brand names
as Heritage® and C-Mon®, was completed August 31, 2007. Terms of the agreement were
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