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Stellar Industrial Supply to Acquire Tucson Abrasives

Acquisition will expand company's presence in Arizona.

MRO distributor Stellar Industrial Supply, Tacoma, WA, has agreed to acquire Tucson Abrasives, Tucson, AZ. Terms were not disclosed.

"Tucson Abrasives affords Stellar an excellent platform on which to build a strong presence in the Arizona market through their experienced and dedicated team," said John S. Wiborg, president & CEO of Stellar. "The combination of Stellar and Tucson Abrasives will afford Stellar a wider presence in the metalworking, abrasives, MRO (maintenance, repair and operation) and safety businesses.”

With this acquisition, Stellar will have thirteen branches and approximately 175 employees.

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