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Potters Industries LLC agrees to acquire Sovitec Mondial S.A.

Potters Industries, LLC, a leading producer of engineered glass products used in transportation safety, metal finishing, oil and gas and polymer additives, has entered into an agreement to acquire Sovitec Mondial S.A., a high quality producer of engineered glass products used in transportation safety, metal finishing and polymer additives.

“This transaction will enable both Potters and Sovitec to offer a more comprehensive, cost-effective and high-quality portfolio of products and services to our customers worldwide,” said Robert C. Mulhall, President of Potters.  

Added Orm Verberne, President and CEO of Sovitec: “Potters and Sovitec each have a passion of making a difference through product quality and service. Becoming part of Potters is an important step for the company’s development. We are very excited about the future and look forward adding a new chapter to our 62-year history.” 

The transaction is subject to regulatory approval and is expected to close in the first quarter of 2017.

About Potters:  Based in Malvern, Pennsylvania, Potters is a leading producer of engineered glass products used in transportation safety, metal finishing and polymer additives, and operates 25 facilities world-wide.  For more information visit www.pottersbeads.com.

About Sovitec:  Sovitec Mondial, based in Fleurus, Belgium, is a high quality producer of engineered glass products used in transportation safety, metal finishing and polymer additives.  Sovitec operates facilities in Belgium, Spain, Germany, France and Argentina.