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Protective Industrial Products Acquires Century Glove

Acquisition adds products and capacity for company.

Protective Industrial Products Inc., Albany, NY, has acquired Century Glove Inc. Terms were not disclosed.

Century Glove, a manufacturer of work gloves and accessories in the U.S., is the company's twentieth acquisition.

“Century Glove will definitely add some unique products to our line and will add capacity for U.S. domestic-manufactured personal protective equipment,” said Joe Milot, president of PIP. “We plan to move this production to our McHenry manufacturing facility in Bluffton, Indiana.”

Milot left Century Glove in 1984 to start Protective Industrial Products with longtime partner Wellson Tao.

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