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Cook and Boardman Acquires Building Specialties to Enter Commercial Door Market in Alabama
Tuesday 07 July 2020

North Carolina, US-based commercial door entry systems distributor Cook and Boardman Group LLC has acquired Alabama-based Building Specialties, operating in the hardware and commercial door business, the company said.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The company will continue to operate under the Building Specialties name and customer contacts will remain unchanged as a result of the acquisition. Caddell will continue to manage the business under C and B's ownership.

Cook and Boardman is a portfolio company of Littlejohn and Co., LLC. Building Specialties represents C and B's ninth acquisition since being acquired by Littlejohn in October 2018.

Cook and Boardman is a distributor of commercial doors, frames and hardware, electronic access control equipment and speciality (Division 10) products.

The company also provides full systems integration services through its A3 Communications division - including physical security, access control, wireless networking, low voltage cabling, audio/visual and managed information technology products.

Littlejohn and Co., LLC is a Greenwich, Connecticut-based investment firm focussed on private equity and debt investments primarily in middle market companies.
Date Published: 07/07/2020