Appliance industry supplier Elgin Fastener Group acquired Northern Wire, LLC. Northern wire is a wire forming company in Merrill, WI.
"The acquisition of Northern Wire gives the Elgin Fastener Group a solid foothold in the wire form market and opens new doors to product lines that were previously closed to us," said Jeff Liter, EFG CEO. "We continue to add domestic manufacturing capabilities that expand our total range of specialty fastener options."
Northern Wire, LLC is an ISO 9001:2008 certified manufacturer with machining, cold heading, and welding capabilities in addition to wire forming. Northern Wire processes material ranging from .080-inch to .750-inch in diameter, from 0.5-inch to 12 feet in length. It also operates its own plating facility.
Elgin Fastener Group is now comprised of seven U.S. fastener manufacturers: Ohio Rod Products, Leland Powell Fasteners, Chandler Products, Silo Fasteners, Landreth Fastener, Quality Bolt & Screw, and Northern Wire.
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