Posted July 23, 2020

LINC Systems acquires Active Sales Company

Center Rock Capital Partners announced that its industrial fastener and packaging distribution platform, LINC Systems, has acquired Active Sales Company.

Based in Santa Fe Springs, California, Active Sales is a distributor of industrial fastening products and industrial packaging supplies to customers throughout the Western United States.

“Active Sales has been a reliable supplier of a full range of fasteners, fastening equipment, and packaging supplies to its customers for over 70 years. The acquisition of Active Sales is an important step in building a leading, nationwide industrial fastener and packaging distribution platform,” said Ted Azar, CEO of LINC. Kelly Evans, president of LINC, added, “Like LINC, Active Sales is dedicated to providing customers with exceptional service, selection, and product knowledge. We look forward to working with Craig and his team as we continue to grow and gain market share.”

“Despite the disruption in the economy, LINC continues to grow both organically and via acquisition,” said Matt Conway, principal of Center Rock. “With the acquisition of Active Sales, LINC is further diversified across customers and end markets, as well as geographically with the combined businesses now serving customers in 37 states. We are excited to support the combined management teams and their continued growth."

Headquartered in Westfield, Indiana, LINC Systems is a distributor of fastening solutions and industrial supplies serving a broad range of industrial end markets including pallet, furniture, housing, construction and general industrial.