Meyer Products acquires Magnum Spreaders

September 2007
Trailer / Body Builders;Sep2007, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the acquisition of poly tailgate spreaders producer Magnum Spreaders by commercial snowplows manufacturer Meyer Products LLC. The acquisition includes the whole poly tailgate spreaders inventory of Magnum. Meyer plans to continue marketing the Magnum brand under its truck equipment distributors.


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