Protective Industrial Products, Latham, New York, has acquired Worldwide Protective Products, Hamburg, New York, a manufacturer of cut-resistant knit gloves, sleeves and garments, headwear products and steel mesh protective equipment. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
“This is a natural fit,” said Joe Milot, president and CEO of PIP Global. “There are synergies in manufacturing capabilities, yarn technologies and experience. Together, we will be a leading provider of American-made knit work gloves and protective sleeves.”
Worldwide operates three production facilities. The acquisition will expand PIP Global’s product offering and channel penetration.