SPRINGFIELD, Ky. (May 8)—Wynn´s International Inc. and Keeper Co. Ltd., a market leading Japanese seal maker, have expanded their joint venture formerly known as GKI Corp. to include Wynn´s-Precision Inc.´s thermoplastic molding unit. Wynn´s acquired a 50-percent share of the first Keeper joint venture with its purchase of Goshen Rubber Co. The O-ring and seal maker now owns 80 percent of the partnership. Wynn´s Keeper Inc. will post about $30 million in annual sales and employ roughly 160 at plants in Springfield and Goshen, Ind., producing both neoprene and TPE boots and bellows.
Wynn´s combines boots and bellows unit with former Goshen JV
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