DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (April 7, 2009)—Mapei Corp. has acquired All-Purpose Adhesive Co.'s assets.
Mapei, a producer of adhesives for the building sector, purchased the Dalton, Ga.-based firm for an undisclosed amount.
APAC manufactures state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly adhesives for the installation of floor-covering materials.
Mapei will be incorporating the APAC brand and adding to APAC's sales force.
Mapei CEO Giorgio Squinzi, said through the acquisition of APAC's assets, Mapei gains a reliable industry brand that exhibits innovative technology, consistent product quality and strong performance.
The Dalton location, with its proximity to raw materials, is a key factor in maintaining operating efficiencies in Mapei's floor-covering manufacturing process, the company said.