Posted January 25, 2022

AFC Industries acquires Askew Industrial

AFC Industries has acquired Askew Industrial Corporation of Santa Fe Springs, California.

AskewTerms of the deal were not disclosed.

Founded in 1957, Askew is a global leader in supply chain logistics and distribution of industrial, MIL-SPEC and engineered fasteners, components and MRO products.

“We are very excited to have Askew join the AFC family. They have a long history of providing excellent service to their customers, expand our reach in markets we found attractive, and they will help us accelerate our expansion strategy in the western United States,” said Kevin Godin, AFC CEO.

Former Askew owner Turan (“Ron”) Kahraman added, “We had many good options when it came to potential partners. We were confident that AFC’s culture was closely aligned with that of Askew’s, and this combined with its financial resources, AFC provides an environment of personal and professional growth for our experienced and hardworking team members. We look forward to a long and successful future together.”

Headquartered in Fairfield, Ohio, AFC Industries provides supply chain management solutions for fasteners and assembly components to original equipment manufacturers, assembly plants, and other users of these products.

AFC Industries was acquired by Bertram Capital in April 2021.