JAMES BRIGGS LTD ACQUIRED BY TETROSYL

James Briggs Ltd, manufacturer of the Hycote paint brand has been acquired from a private equity firm by Rochdale-based Tetrosyl. Details of the transaction have not been disclosed.

James Briggs was acquired by private equity firm Endless in 2013,  During P.E ownership the firm signed a distribution deal with Tetrosyl. The firm, which can trace its roots over two centuries, employs around 300 people over two sites in Oldham.

Peter Schofield, Tetrosyl Group Chairman, said: “We are delighted to welcome the James Briggs business and the James Briggs team to the Tetrosyl family and are sure the combined business will have great success in the future”.

 

 

Published by GregWhitaker

Editor of CAT Magazine and an experienced motoring journalist

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