UNION GROVE, Wis. (Oct. 14)—Rubber roller manufacturer American Roller Co. has purchased roll maker Champion Roller Inc., giving the Union Grove firm an East Coast presence and greater product offerings and capabilities. The sale—effective Oct. 10—boosts the number of American Roller manufacturing plants to eight, including Champion's Rock Hill, S.C., and Louisville, Ken., sites. The Champion deal adds bowed rollers, chilled rollers, core manufacturing and enhanced roll size capabilities to American Roller's offerings, the company said. Financial details of the sale weren´t disclosed.
American Roller buys Champion Roller
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