Spencer-based adhesive manufacturer Flexcon has acquired the graphics division of Arlon Inc. in Santa Ana, Calif., for an undisclosed sum.
The company will form a new subsidiary named Arlon Graphics LLC.
Flexcon is a manufacturer of specialty films and adhesives used in the labeling industry while Arlon specializes in the production of vinyl, substrates and media films for digital imaging, signage, vehicle graphics and screen printing. Flexcon will offer employment to Arlon's employees and executives.
After the acquisition is finalized Flexcon will also have an opportunity to purchase two other Arlon divisions, including an engineered coated products division and Arlon SignTech Ltd., which is based in San Antonio, Texas.