An affiliate of both Sun Capital Partners, and Sun European Partners, announce that it has acquired C&K Holdings, one of the most trusted brands in high-quality electromechanical switches. Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed. C&K was founded in 1928 and has one of the industry’s broadest product portfolios, offering more than 55,000 standard products and 8.5 million switch combinations to companies that design, manufacture and distribute electronics products. In addition, the Company’s unmatched custom design capabilities are recognized globally by engineers who demand reliable switch performance.
The Company is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, with more than 1,500 employees working at its global design centers in Newton, Dole, France, and Huizhou, China. C&K delivers reliable, cost-effective and high-quality electromechanical switches to more than 20,000 customers in the industrial, automotive, aerospace, medical, consumer products, transportation and telecom industries.
Sun Capital and Sun European Partners have experience in the engineered industrial products space through affiliated portfolio companies including Aclara, a supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to water, gas, and electric utilities; Flexitech, a leading designer and supplier of high quality brake hose products for the automotive industry; and Flabeg, a tier-2 auto supplier of glass products.
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