Hanamint reaches agreement to buy Alu-Mont
August 16, 2007,
Hanamint Corp. and Alu-Mont Furniture Manufacturing Corp. today jointly announced that they have reached a tentative agreement in which Hanamint will acquire the assets of Alu-Mont, including its 110,000-sq.-ft. manufacturing facility in Irwindale, Calif.
Under this agreement, Hanamint will continue to produce and sell the Alu-Mont product line and also use the Irwindale facility to support Hanamint operations.
Kent Higashi, Present of Alu-Mont, said “Alu-Mont has been a respected name in the casual outdoor furniture industry for over 40 years, and we are pleased that Hanamint is dedicated to continuing our tradition of product excellence and dedicated customer service.”
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