TITLE

Bouchards Take First Step Toward Rebuilding Esmark

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Jan2010, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the plan of Jim Bouchard and Craig Bouchard, the founders of Esmark Inc., to rebuild Esmark Inc. through the acquisition of Amtex Steel Inc. in the U.S. The firm plans to rename Amtex as Chicago Steel & Iron which will become a division of Esmark. Tom Modrowsku, the chief executive officer of Esmark Steel Group, cites that the acquisition and the retention of employees of the acquired have been viewed as a business strategy used for the business growth.
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48074774

 

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