Mergers & Acquisitions

Press Release Summary:

Sep 14, 2016 - STRATFORD, Conn., September 7, 2016 - Bridgeport Fittings Inc. announced today the asset purchase of Cor-Shield®, a supplier of environmentally safe polymer coated products.

Paul A. Suzio, president COO of Bridgeport, stated, “The asset acquisition of Cor-Shield® further strengthens our ability to serve the needs of our customers by offering a coating process for select products in environments that stress the need for corrosive protection.” Bridgeport will offer coated select fittings from its product offering as well as the capability of coating non-Bridgeport related products.

The purchase, for an undisclosed amount, includes the Cor-Shield® name, all rights to the use of the name, manufacturing and production equipment, drawings, trademarks, part numbers, third party listings, domain names, and tools and dies associated with the manufacture and sale of Cor-Shield® products. All manufacturing and production assets will be relocated to the company’s manufacturing facilities in Stratford, Conn. The Cor-Shield® name will continue to exist under the Bridgeport banner.

Bridgeport Fittings provides a full range of electrical solutions that can be found in the “Wall of Orange™” – a completely stocked selection of quality electrical fittings and innovative product solutions available from major electrical distributorships across the U.S. and Canada.

For more information, please contact: Bridgeport Fittings, Inc., 705 Lordship Blvd., Stratford, CT 06615; Tel: (203) 377-5944; Fax: (203) 381-3488; or visit www.bptfittings.com

Bridgeport Fittings, Inc. - Stratford, CT

Original Press Release

Bridgeport Fittings Purchases Cor-Shield®

Press release date: Sep 07, 2016

STRATFORD, Conn., September 7, 2016 - Bridgeport Fittings Inc. announced today the asset purchase of Cor-Shield®, a supplier of environmentally safe polymer coated products.

Paul A. Suzio, president COO of Bridgeport, stated, “The asset acquisition of Cor-Shield® further strengthens our ability to serve the needs of our customers by offering a coating process for select products in environments that stress the need for corrosive protection.” Bridgeport will offer coated select fittings from its product offering as well as the capability of coating non-Bridgeport related products.

The purchase, for an undisclosed amount, includes the Cor-Shield® name, all rights to the use of the name, manufacturing and production equipment, drawings, trademarks, part numbers, third party listings, domain names, and tools and dies associated with the manufacture and sale of Cor-Shield® products. All manufacturing and production assets will be relocated to the company’s manufacturing facilities in Stratford, Conn. The Cor-Shield® name will continue to exist under the Bridgeport banner.

Bridgeport Fittings provides a full range of electrical solutions that can be found in the “Wall of Orange™” – a completely stocked selection of quality electrical fittings and innovative product solutions available from major electrical distributorships across the U.S. and Canada.

For more information, please contact: Bridgeport Fittings, Inc., 705 Lordship Blvd., Stratford, CT 06615; Tel: (203) 377-5944; Fax: (203) 381-3488; or visit www.bptfittings.com