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KYOCERA to Acquire SouthernCarlson, Inc., a U.S.-based Distributor of Fasteners, Tools and Packaging
Acquisition will expand Kyocera’s reach across the North American residential, manufacturing and industrial professional tool and fastener markets
May 7, 2019Japan
SouthernCarlson serves a broad array of end markets from over 150 branches across North America. It is a leading distributor of the most recognized and highest-quality brands of construction fasteners, tools, packaging, facility supplies and tool repair services.
Kyocera entered the industrial tools market in the 1970s with a line of high-speed metal processing tools, and has steadily expanded into precision tools for automotive, aerospace, energy, medical and woodworking applications. With the acquisition of SouthernCarlson, Kyocera will serve a wider range of customers across the North American residential, manufacturing and industrial professional tool and fastener markets.
Overview of SouthernCarlson, Inc.
|Company name||SouthernCarlson, Inc.|
|CEO||Kenneth D. Sweder|
|Global headquarters||Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.A.|
|Main business||Distribution of fastening tools, fasteners, packaging and facility supplies|
(as of March 31, 2019)
SouthernCarlson's Houston, TX Branch
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