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Taylor Precision Products Acquires Chef’n

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OAK BROOK, Ill.-Taylor Precision Products, marketer of a wide range of branded consumer housewares products, has acquired The Chef’n Corporation, a designer of housewares goods. Chef’n, based in Seattle, is Taylor’s third acquisition since the June 2012 acquisition of Taylor by Centre Partners, a New York-based private equity firm. “We are extremely excited to beMore »

Last updated: December 24, 2014

KitchenAid’s Elliott Elected IHA Board Chairman

Dave Elliott

ROSEMONT, Ill.-Dave Elliott, general manager of KitchenAid Global Small Appliances, has been elected chairman of the board of the International Housewares Association. Elliott will succeed Keith Jaffee, chairman of O2 Cool, who is maintaining his position on the IHA board. He has been with Whirlpool, KitchenAid’s parent, since February 2009. Prior to that, he workedMore »

Last updated: October 2, 2014

Taylor Precision Products Acquires Metrokane

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OAK BROOK, Ill.–Taylor Precision Products, whose products include bathroom and kitchen scales, has purchased Metrokane, a marketer of wine accessories and barware sold primarily under the  Rabbit and Houdini brand names. Metrokane is Taylor’s second acquisition since it was bought out in June 2012 by Centre Partners, a New York private equity firm, in conjunctionMore »

Last updated: November 13, 2013