Brady Corporation, Milwaukee, WI, has acquired DAWG, Inc.,Terryville, CT.
DAWG (which stands for Doing Away With Grime") is a direct marketer of sorbents, spill-containment products, safety-storage cabinets, first-aid kits, and other safety and cleaning products. The company had sales of $4.5 million in 2007. Their products are sold to facility managers, safety managers, maintenance and housekeeping operations.
The acquisition of DAWG allows Brady to increase its share of the sorbents and spill containment market which it added to its portfolio with the acquisition of SPC in April of last year.
Brady more than 8,600 people at operations in the Americas, Europe and Asia/Pacific. Brady's fiscal 2007 sales were $1.363 billion.