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WESTCOTT LAUNCHES NEW, INNOVATIVE HOT GLUE GUNS AND HOT GLUE PEN

05/04/2017

May 3, 2017 – Fairfield, CT: Westcott, a division of Acme United, the leading manufacturer of office and school supply product solutions, announces the launch of a category breakthrough with three new Hot Glue Gun solutions: The Westcott Mini Hot Glue Gun (High Temperature and Low Temperature) and the Westcott Hot Glue Pen. With patent-pending features, the new Westcott Mini Hot Glue Guns and Hot Glue Pen revolutionize the crafting and DIY categories with exciting and innovative features. ... Read More »

Acme United Corporation Reports First Quarter Sales Increase of 10% and 13% Increase in EPS

04/21/2017

FAIRFIELD, Conn., April 20, 2017 - Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT:ACU) today announced that net sales for the quarter ended March 31, 2017 were $27.7 million, compared to $25.3 million in the first quarter of 2016, an increase of 10%.... Read More »

Acme United Reports 14% Sales Increase and 25% EPS Increase for Fourth Quarter

02/23/2017

Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT:ACU) today announced that net sales for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2016 were $26.4 million compared to $23.1 million in the same period of 2015, an increase of 14%. Net sales for the year ended December 31, 2016 were $124.6 million, compared to $109.8 million in 2015, an increase of 13%.... Read More »

Acme United Corporation Launches PROJECTMATE® - DIY Craft Tool Line

02/16/2017

Acme United Corporation announces the launch of Westcott’s NEW DIY Craft Tool Line, PROJECTMATE®! All PROJECTMATE® tools have double dipped handles for comfort. They are constructed with forged steel for durability and hardened cutting edges. The perfect tool line for any DIY craft project whether you are creating floral arrangements, light upholstery, or working on your hobby and crafting needs. ... Read More »

Acme United Corporation Acquires Assets of Spill Magic, Inc.

02/02/2017

FAIRFIELD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 1, 2017-- Acme United Corporation (NYSE MKT:ACU) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Spill Magic, Inc. for $7.2 million in cash. Spill Magic had revenues in 2016 of $6.3 million and EBITDA of approximately $1.4 million. The acquisition is expected to be accretive during 2017.... Read More »