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The Legacy Companies to acquire the West Bend Electrics Division of Focus.

Transaction expected to close within 45 days Fort Lauderdale, November 18, 2016: The Legacy Products Companies (“Legacy”) and Focus Products Group International, LLC (“Focus”) announced today that they have entered into a letter of intent by which Legacy would acquire the West Bend Electrics division of Focus. Focus, founded in 2001, is a growth oriented national […]

The Legacy Companies Announces Acquisition of Chef’sChoice

Fort Lauderdale, FL and Avondale, PA – June 3, 2016 – The Legacy Companies today announced that it has completed the acquisition of EdgeCraft Corporation, manufacturer of the Chef’sChoice brand, based in Avondale, PA. Founded in 1984, EdgeCraft Corporation introduced the Chef’sChoice brand with the debut of its first electric knife sharpener in 1985. Today, Chef’sChoice […]

The Legacy Companies Announces Acquisition of Bevles® from Standex International Corporation

Fort Lauderdale, FL – June 30, 2015 – The Legacy Companies today announced it has completed the acquisition of Bevles®, a leading producer of proofers, cabinets and racks for the both commercial foodservice and retail markets from Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI). Bevles’® rich history and manufacturing legacy are part of the reason its products are […]

The Legacy Companies Announces Acquisition of Regal Ware’s Drinking Water Purification Business Unit

Fort Lauderdale, FL – June 27, 2014 – The Legacy Companies today announced it has completed the acquisition of Regal Ware’s Drinking Water Purification and Filtration Business Unit, headquartered in Kewaskum, Wisconsin. The acquisition of Regal Ware’s Water Purification business strengthens Legacy’s health and wellness appliance segment through the addition of brands such as DOL-FYN®, […]

Blakeslee™ Launches New UC20 Energy-Savings Undercounter Warewasher

Fort Lauderdale, FL – February 24, 2014 Blakeslee’s newest Undercounter Warewashing machine significantly reduces cycle time, energy and water consumption. Blakeslee and The Legacy Companies today announced the introduction of the UC20, a new high-temperature undercounter warewasher. “The UC20 incorporates all of Blakeslee’s technological advances making for a faster and more efficient warewashing process,” says […]

The Legacy Companies Announces Acquisition of KOLD-DRAFT

Fort Lauderdale, FL – May 14, 2013 – The Legacy Companies today announced it has completed the acquisition of controlling interest in KOLD-DRAFT, headquartered in Erie, PA. KOLD-DRAFT, a leader in the manufacturing of a wide-range of commercial ice machines for hotels, restaurants, bars, hospitals and institutions brings a unique combination of ice making technology […]