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Lewis-Goetz Acquires Action Industrial Group

Acquisition extends companys Southeast footprint and industry focus.

Industrial distributor Lewis-Goetz, Pittsburgh, PA, has acquired Action Industrial Group, a South Carolina-based fabricator and distributor specializing in fasteners, gaskets, hose products, and industrial construction tools and supplies. Terms were not disclosed.

Action Industrial, which had sales of $21.5 million last year, has locations in Greenville, Columbia and Rock Hill, SC; Charlotte, NC; Savannah and Macon, GA; and Memphis, TN.

“Lewis-Goetz is a company built by acquisitions," said Don Evans, president and CEO of Lewis-Goetz. "This acquisition will build on our strength in the Southeast and expand our footprint into places like Memphis and Greenville. We also look forward to expanding our industry focus into facility maintenance.”

Lewis-Goetz isthe largest company owned by ERIKS North America, No. 20 on MDM’s 2014 list of Top 40 Industrial Distributors.

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