Pelican™ Products, Inc. Acquires Hardigg® Industries

Deal Bolsters Pelican's Product Line and Expands Service Offerings LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13, 2009 - The world's leading manufacturer of plastic injection molded protective cases, Pelican™ Products, Inc., today announced the acquisition of long-time...


About Pelican Products, Inc.
Pelican™ Products, Inc. is the global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced lighting systems and virtually indestructible cases for protecting valuable equipment with sales offices in Barcelona, Spain - Edmonton, Canada - Tokyo, Japan - Shanghai, China - Florida, USA (for Latin America) - Bourg en Bresse, France - Ras Al-Kaimah, UAE and Sydney, Australia. The company was acquired in 2004 by private equity firm Behrman Capital. For more information visit www.Pelican.com or www.behrmancap.com.

About Hardigg Industries
Hardigg Cases designs, develops, and manufactures plastic molded cases, shipping containers, custom molded products, and SKID-MATE® cushion products for government, commercial industries, and consumers. Millions of Hardigg containers have been produced to meet a wide variety of applications-including stringent military requirements-for over 50 years. Their high quality rotational- and injection-molded products cushion and preserve delicate equipment from the effects of mechanical shock and vibration, thermal environments-even exposure to chemical agents and decontamination solutions. For more information visit www.hardigg.com.