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Royal Acquires Clifton Adhesives

3:05 PM MDT | May 23, 2012 | Lindsay Frost

Royal Adhesives and Sealants, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital, has acquired Clifton Adhesives. Royal will gain substantially all of the assets of Clifton, which is a major supplier of thermoplastic and elastomeric adhesives and coatings to the aerospace, military, recreational, and commercial marine market used in the fabrication of inflatable structures. This acquisition is Royal’s third in six months, according to Tim Zappala, a partner at Arsenal Capital. Royal has also acquired Para-Chem, Craig Adhesives, and Extreme Adhesives. The addition of...

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