Parent puts Battenfeld Gloucester for sale

Bregar, Bill
May 2007
Plastics News;5/28/2007, Vol. 19 Issue 13, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sale of the film equipment maker Battenfeld Gloucester Engineering Co. Inc. in Newport, New Hampshire. Battenfeld's chief executive officer (CEO) Carl Johnson has confirmed several units of the company that were sold, as well as units from its parent company SMS GmBH. The buyers of the units are the European private equity firms.


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