LOS ANGELES, Nov. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (NYSE: RS) announced that it has acquired all of the membership interests of All Metals Holding, LLC, (“All Metals”) including its operating subsidiaries All Metals Processing & Logistics, Inc. (“AMPL”) and All Metals Transportation and Logistics, Inc. (“AMTL”) effective November 1, 2018. AMPL, headquartered in Spartanburg, South Carolina with an additional facility in Cartersville, Georgia, specializes in toll processing for automotive, construction, appliance and other diverse-end markets. AMTL provides value-added transportation and logistics for metal products from six strategically located terminals throughout the southeastern United States. For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2017, All Metals’ combined net sales were approximately $26 million. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
“Our acquisition of All Metals represents our third acquisition in 2018,” commented Gregg Mollins, President and Chief Executive Officer of Reliance. “All Metals fits with our disciplined growth strategy and meets our criteria of acquiring high quality businesses that are immediately accretive to our earnings. Importantly, All Metals’ experienced management team has developed a business that is focused on high return, toll processing and logistics services that further strengthens our already solid position in these areas. We are excited to welcome All Metals to the Reliance family of companies and we look forward to capitalizing on the growth opportunities All Metals presents us.”
About Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.
Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co., headquartered in Los Angeles, California, is the largest metals service center company in North America. Through a network of more than 300 locations in 40 states and thirteen countries outside of the United States, Reliance provides value-added metals processing services and distributes a full line of over 100,000 metal products to more than 125,000 customers in a broad range of industries. Reliance focuses on small orders with quick turnaround and increasing levels of value-added processing. In 2017, Reliance’s average order size was $1,740, approximately 48% of orders included value-added processing and approximately 40% of orders were delivered within 24 hours. Reliance Steel and Aluminum Co.’s press releases and additional information are available on the Company’s website at www.rsac.com.
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