Posted December 17, 2020

ERB Industries acquired by French firm

ERB Industries has been acquired by Delta Plus Group headquartered in Apt, France, a global manufacturer of head-to-toe safety equipment for workers in construction and general industry.

With revenues in excess of $318 million in 2019 and operations in more than 32 countries, the company aims to be among the leaders in the global personal protective equipment market.

“For Delta Plus Group, the addition of ERB Industries in the Group significantly increases our penetration into the U.S. market. This acquisition is the perfect complement to earlier acquisitions in the U.S.," said Jérôme Benoit, president and CEO of Delta Plus Group. "We are impressed by the high-quality standards of ERB Industries, and we look forward to working with Sheila Eads and her team to accelerate the development of the combined ERB / Delta Plus offering and to take an exciting new step forward in fulfilling our vision of becoming a leader in the U.S. market for personal protective equipment.”

For more than 60 years, ERB Industries has been a growth-oriented manufacturer. Under the leadership of Sheila Eads, CEO, the company has grown through designing, creating, and marketing a comprehensive offering of quality-centric products to protect workers throughout The Americas. The company is headquartered in Woostock, Georgia, and manufactures head protection and other personal protective products.

“The Delta Plus values of entrepreneurship, family, and curiosity parallels those of ERB Industries. We are very excited to increase the value to our customers by broadening our current product offering through the strength of the Delta Plus brand and to build on the successes of both businesses together for many years to come,” said Eads.