Profile: Jason Industries Inc (JASN.A)
20 May 2019
Jason Industries, Inc. (Jason Industries), formerly Quinpario Acquisition Corp., incorporated on May 31, 2013, is an industrial manufacturing company. The Company operates through four business segments: seating, finishing, acoustics and components. The seating segment supplies seating solutions to equipment manufacturers in various markets. The finishing segment focuses on the production of industrial brushes, buffing wheels and buffing compounds that are used in a range of industrial and infrastructure applications. The acoustics segment manufactures acoustical products. The components segment is a manufacturer of metal components and subassemblies. Jason Industries provides components and manufacturing solutions to customers across a range of end markets, industries and geographies through a global network of over 30 manufacturing facilities and over 20 sales offices, warehouses and joint venture facilities across the United States, and over 10 foreign countries.
The Company's seating segment provides seating solutions for a range of applications, including motorcycle, agricultural, construction, industrial, lawn and turf care, and power sports. The Company's product line includes motorcycle seats; operator seats for the construction, agriculture, lawn and garden and other industrial equipment markets, and seating for the power sports market. The Company's seating business operates under the Milsco brand. Its seating business offers a vertically integrated operating model, which includes a range of functions, such as research and development, design and engineering, manufacturing of components and final assembly.
The Company's finishing segment offers abrasives products to various customers. The finishing business is a provider of over 10,000 standard and 100,000 customized brush, buffing wheel and buffing compound products used across various industries, including aerospace, engineering, plastic, finishing, building, leisure, steel, hardware, welding and naval. The Company also provides snow protect brushes and brushes for the power generation market. Its product suite consists of brush types used for a range of applications, including power, maintenance, strip, punch and roller brushes. Its products are marketed under brand names that include Osborn, Sealeze and Dendix. The Company's buff products are sold under the Jackson, Lea, JacksonLea, Langsol and Unipol brands, and consist of industrial buffs and abrasives. The Company also produces a range of buffing compounds available in liquid or bar form. The Company services its customer base through the United States facilities in Ohio, Indiana, California and Virginia, and over 10 foreign countries, including joint ventures in China and Taiwan.
The Company's acoustics segment manufactures engineered non-woven, fiber-based acoustical products for the automotive industry. The acoustics business offers a range of components used in a range of vehicles, including automobiles, sport utility vehicles and light trucks (collectively, light vehicles), as well as in the industrial and transportation markets. The Company's production of non-woven fiber-based products is organized by the form in, which it is supplied, including die cut, molded, rolls and blanks, and other non-woven products. The acoustics business operates principally as an automotive original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and Tier-1 supplier.
The Company's components segment manufactures a range of stamped, formed, expanded and perforated metal components and subassemblies for rail and filtration applications, outdoor power equipment, small gas engines and utility meters. The Company is a provider of components that are used in a range of products, including small gas engines, smart meters, outdoor equipment, hardware, railcars and off-road equipment. The components business operates through the Assembled Products and Metalex brands.
Jason Industries Inc
833 E Michigan St Ste 900
MILWAUKEE WI 53202-5615