Ligon Brothers Manufacturing Company’s Plastic Extrusion Operations was acquired by U.S. Farathane Corporation. The principals of Quarton Partners acted as exclusive investment banking advisor to Ligon in managing the transaction process.
Ligon Brothers Manufacturing Company’s Plastic Extrusion Operations is a niche provider of highly engineered extruded thermoplastic vulcanite products to the computer electronics, appliance, and automotive industries. Located in Almont, Michigan, the Operation manufactures spring sleeves, tubes, and anti-slip footpads for the computer electronics industry, splash shields that protect appliance electronics from water, handle pad grips for the appliance industry, and bin mats, hole plugs, weather seals, and adhesive laminated bumpers and spacers for the automotive industry.
With ten manufacturing facilities through the United States, and headquartered in Auburn Hills, MI, US Farathane Corporation is a leading solutions partner to the North American automotive OEMs providing functional black plastic, and interior and exterior plastic components. US Farathane is ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified as well as TS 16949 certified. US Farathane customers include Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Toyota and several other large global OEMs.