06/19/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/19/2017 16:20
NAUGATUCK, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 19, 2017-- The Eastern Company (NASDAQ-EML) today filed on Form 8K/A the unaudited pro forma condensed combined financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2016 and the audited consolidated financial statements of Velvac Holdings, Inc. ('Velvac') for the year ended December 31, 2016, pursuant to its acquisition of Velvac on April 3, 2017.
Velvac serves diverse markets within the heavy and medium duty truck, motorhome and bus markets. Velvac is a Tier 1 supplier of mirrors and camera-enabled vision systems, representing approximately two-thirds of its revenue. In addition, Velvac sells its aftermarket components and vision systems through its aftermarket channels as well as directly to original equipment manufacturer dealers and original equipment manufacturer parts distribution centers.
'We believe Velvac represents an outstanding fit for Eastern for a number of reasons,' said August Vlak, President & CEO of Eastern. Mr. Vlak added that:
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The Eastern Company
August Vlak or John L. Sullivan III, 203-729-2255