Marco Group International and APE Companies Join Forces
Deer Park, TX & Pasadena, TX (March 03, 2020) - Marco Group International and APE Companies jointly announce today the merger of both companies creating a top North American distributor of surface preparation, abrasives and safety products with 24 locations throughout the U.S. and Canada. The merger of Marco Group International and APE Companies is a major step forward for both companies and will allow the combined company to better service its customers with more locations and an extended product offering.
Marco Group International Expands with Recent Acquisition
Houston, TX (June 28, 2019) – Marco Group International (“Marco”) announced today it has completed the acquisition of Manus Abrasive Systems Inc. (“Manus”), an Edmonton, AB based manufacturer and distributor of surface preparation equipment, abrasive materials and consumables. Manus has distributed blast equipment, parts and supplies to industrial contractors with an emphasis on the Canadian market since its founding in 1983.
Marco Group International Continues to Expand in Canada
Houston, TX (August 27, 2019) – Marco Group International (“Marco”) announced today it has completed the acquisition of Bell & MacKenzie Co. Ltd. Based in Hamilton, ON, Bell & MacKenzie is engaged in packaging and distribution of specialty abrasives as well as distribution of blast equipment and related parts and accessories. Founded by Richard Bell (Senior) and John MacKenzie in 1972, the company quickly transitioned to a 100% family-owned business and continued to expand into larger facilities and made significant investments in equipment to improve efficiency, capacity and ultimately provide faster service and a broader product offering to its customers. Today, Bell & MacKenzie operates a state-of-the-art conveyor and packaging operation and offers a broad product array to a wide range of end markets.