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Husky Injection Molding Systems

Industrials • Private Transaction • Acquired in March 2018

A leading supplier of injection molding equipment and services to the plastics industry.



  • Acquired from a private equity seller in March 2018
  • Founded in 1953 and headquartered in Bolton, Ontario, CA
  • A global supplier of highly engineered injection molding equipment and services for the plastic injection molding equipment industry
  • A leading provider of PET systems, aftermarket tooling, medical molds, and specialty closure molds
  • The company makes state-of the-art manufacturing equipment that is delivered to a wide range of customers in various end-markets and is used to manufacture a wide range of plastic products, including beverage and food containers, medical devices and consumer electronic parts
  • Serves a multi-national customer base, including leading consumer brands and packaging companies, with a majority of its sales generated outside North America
  • Provides aftermarket tooling, services and parts to a large and growing installed base of systems globally
  • Invests significantly in R&D and new product development to offer new solutions and technologies for its existing customer base as well as for expansion into adjacent markets




  • Execute traditional Platinum Equity cost levers including sourcing opportunities, manufacturing improvements, and overall organizational effectiveness opportunities
  • Focus on executing identified organic growth opportunities including initiatives to drive market penetration in certain business lines and also penetration of additional markets with new products and technologies
  • Partner with management to develop and execute next generation operating model: expand product development, digitize the customer relationship, and automate the manufacturing operations



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updated 4/18




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