CC Industries, Inc. announced today it acquired Selig Sealing Products, Inc. ("Selig") from Behrman Capital. Founded in 1889, Selig is the world leader in the design and manufacture of highly engineered closure liner solutions for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, healthcare, personal care and industrial applications. Selig is also a respected leader in the manufacture of specialized laminated films for use in a variety of food, consumer and military applications.
This acquisition continues CCI's efforts to expand its portfolio of industry leading manufacturing companies, and is CCI's second investment in the packaging sector. "Selig is an exceptional company with a long history of excellence," said Bill Crown, President and Chief Executive Officer of CCI. "We are delighted to add Selig to CC Industries' portfolio of operating companies."
Headquartered in Naperville, IL with operations in Canada, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, and the United States, Selig's products are designed to meet customer's needs for ensuring freshness, extending shelf life, providing tamper evidence, counterfeit deterrence and brand identification. The company and its global broker network offers unique benefits to its customers, including a broad range of patented products and trademarked names such as ALPHASEAL™, Aroma Peel™, DELTASEAL™, DUOSEAL™, FoilSeal™, Lift 'n' Peel™, QUADRASEAL™, Safe-Gard™, Top Tab™, UniFoam™ , Uni-Gard™. The company will operate as a stand-alone entity and Steve Cassidy will continue in his role as President and Chief Executive Officer.
"Steve Cassidy and the entire management team have fostered a culture of innovation, customer service and manufacture the highest quality solutions in the specialized packaging industry," Mr. Crown said. "We are excited about Selig and dedicated to providing the resources to continue to enhance their capabilities and product offerings."
Mr. Cassidy stated, "We are thrilled with our new owners. CCI will be an ideal partner to support management for the next phase of Selig's growth. With CCI's operational and financial expertise, we will continue to focus on improving Selig's industry leading quality manufacturing, innovative product development and exemplary customer service."
About CC Industries, Inc.
Headquartered in Chicago, CC Industries, Inc. operates under the umbrella of Henry Crown and Company as its holding and management vehicle for investments in privately-held operating businesses. Included in CC Industries' portfolio are: Gillig, Great Dane Trailers, J.L. Clark, Little Lady Foods, Provisur Technologies, and Trail King Industries.
About Selig Sealing Products, Inc.
Selig Sealing Products, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of tamper-evident cap and closure lining materials. The company's seals are found on over-the-counter products such as pain relievers and nutraceuticals, on food and beverage packages such as peanut butter, ketchup, instant coffee and sports drinks, as well as on automotive and other industrial products. Selig's mission is to provide its customers with high levels of responsiveness and flexibility in serving and determining their packaging needs at levels unmatched in the industry.