Littelfuse wraps up $540m acquisition of C&K Switches
Littelfuse, an American industrial technology manufacturing company, has wrapped up the previously announced $540 million acquisition of C&K Switches from an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners.
Established in 1928, C&K Switches designs and manufactures high-performance electromechanical switches and interconnect solutions. The company serves a variety of end markets such as industrial, aerospace, transportation, and datacom.
Based in Waltham, Massachusetts, C&K Switches has facilities around the world and has annualized sales of more than $200 million.
Deepak Nayar — Littelfuse Electronics Business Senior Vice President and General Manager said: “The combination of our companies significantly expands our technologies and capabilities, enabling us to deliver a comprehensive solutions offering to our broad customer base, across a wide range of vertical end markets.
“Our businesses are highly complementary and enable us to leverage our collective go-to-market models and global footprints. It is a pleasure to welcome the C&K employees to the Littelfuse team, and we look forward to their contributions, as we continue to execute on our long-term growth strategy.”