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    Acme United Corp. (ACU)

    19.23 Down 0.02(0.10%) Feb 27, 4:00PM EST
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    Acme United Corp.
    60 Round Hill Road
    Fairfield, CT 06824
    United States - Map
    Phone: 203-254-6060
    Website: http://www.acmeunited.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Consumer Goods
    Industry:Housewares & Accessories
    Full Time Employees:N/A

    Business Summary 

    Acme United Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, supplies cutting, measuring, and first aid products to the school, home, office, hardware, sporting goods, and industrial markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia. The company offers scissors, rulers, pencil sharpeners, paper trimmers, lettering products, and math tools under the Westcott brand name. It also provides a line of fixed blade and folding knives under the Camillus brand name. In addition, the company offers a range of cutting tools for hardware and industrial, lawn and garden, food processing, sewing, and housewares sectors, as well as designs, markets, and sells a line of lawn and garden tools under the Clauss brand name. Further, it provides emergency and disaster kits, and kit refills, as well as hearing, eye, head protection, and ergonomic supports and braces; and over-the-counter medications, including active ingredients aspirin, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen under the PhysiciansCare brand name. Additionally, the company offers first aid kits, industrial stations and refills, emergency medical travel, and recreational kits for the industrial, safety, transportation, and marine markets under the Pac-Kit brand name. Acme United Corporation sells its products directly, as well as through its independent manufacturer representatives. It serves the wholesale market, contract and retail stationery distributors, office supply super stores, school supply distributors, industrial distributors, wholesale florists, mass market retailers, and hardware chains. The company was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Fairfield, Connecticut. The company was formerly known as Acme Shear Company and changed its name to Acme United Corporation in 1971.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Walter C. Johnsen , 64
    Exec. Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. Brian S. Olschan , 58
    Pres, Chief Operating Officer and Exec. Director
    Mr. Paul G. Driscoll , 54
    Chief Financial Officer, VP, Sec. and Treasurer
    Mr. Larry H. Buchtmann ,
    VP of Operations & Technology
    Mr. James A. Benkovic ,
    Sr. VP of Global Sales
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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