March 1, 2021 (Houston, Texas) – The Sterling Group, an operationally focused middle market private equity firm, today announced the formation of Fencing Supply Group (“FSG”), a new platform focused on building a group of industry-leading, independent fencing distributors. FSG businesses serve professional fencing contractors who provide new, improvement, and repair fencing services across residential, industrial, commercial, and infrastructure end markets.
Fencing Supply Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Merchants Metals (“Merchants”) effective on February 26. Merchants is the first acquisition of the FSG platform. Merchants is a leading national value-added distributor of fence supplies in the U.S., serving customers through 35 branches and 4 complementary…Read More
Atlanta, GA — Merchants Metals, one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of fence systems in North America, announced today that it has acquired Continental Divide Fence (“Continental”). Headquartered in Denver, Colorado, Continental is a leading value-added distributor of fencing solutions. The acquisition will make Merchants Metals the largest fencing distributor in the growing Rocky Mountain Region…Read More
Washington, D.C. — Testifying before a U.S. Senate committee today, Merchants Metals LLC Chief Executive Officer Andrea Hogan urged the adoption of a National Strategic Agenda, championed by the non-partisan citizen-advocacy group “No Labels.” Headquartered in Atlanta with manufacturing facilities and distribution centers located across the country, Merchants Metals LLC is one of the largest fencing system manufacturers and distributors in North America. Hogan’s testimony was part of a hearing held by the Committee on Homeland Security & Government Affairs’ entitled, “Governing Through Goal Setting: Enhancing the Economic and National Security of America.” Other panelists included the Honorable Joseph Lieberman, former Senator and co-chair of No Labels; the Honorable Jon Huntsman, Jr., former Governor of Utah and co-chair of No Labels; and Andrew Tisch, co-Chairman of the Board of the Loews Corporation…Read More
GREENWICH, Conn. — Atlas Holdings LLC announced it has acquired Merchants Metals, Inc., one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of fence systems in North America. Merchants Metals becomes the 16th platform company for Atlas who operates a diversified group of manufacturing, distribution, service and trading businesses across North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia..Read More
Houston, TX, February 12, 2015: Merchants Metals today announced the release of their newest web based feature, Fe-Fence Estimator. This announcement comes after the much anticipated debut of the on-line tool during the fence industry’s largest trade show event, FENCETECH; recently held on February 3-6 in Orlando, Florida…Read More