“We are excited to welcome ASC Industries and its team of talented employees to Wencor. This acquisition is a great fit that continues to enhance our strategy around the defense and OEM markets. It will also bolster our aftermarket hardware product offerings and allows us to provide our customers with even more comprehensive solutions,” said Wencor CEO, Shawn Trogdon.
“The addition of ASC broadens our capabilities and product offerings, allowing Wencor to deliver differentiated supply chain solutions, value-added inventory services and customized kitting solutions. This acquisition aligns with our market and product expansion strategy into the military and defense marketplace providing access to over 30 premier authorized distribution lines. We look forward to serving many of the world’s leading aerospace and defense original equipment manufacturers, their subcontractors and the warfighter,” said Scott Herndon, Wencor’s president of Defense, .
Established in 1951, ASC Industries is currently celebrating its 70th year servicing the aerospace market. ASC has supported domestic and international military and commercial customers as a full-line stocking distributor of aerospace fasteners, fittings, and hardware, from its 50,000 square feet facility in Arlington, Texas.
“We are thrilled to be joining the Wencor team, who like us, is dedicated to providing the customer with exceptional customer service at the highest level of quality,” said Ollin Taylor, president and Owner of ASC Industries. “We are excited about the substantial growth Wencor has experienced in the aftermarket over the past number of years and are confident that with this partnership we will see the same kind of growth rates in the defense and OEM markets.