Lake Worth, Florida - July 6, 2022 - Eastern Metal Supply ("EMS") announces the acquisition of G&L Materials (G&L). Headquartered in Morehead City, NC, G&L is a leading distributor of marine extrusions and parts essential to boat manufacturers, fabricators, and DIY builders. Founded in 2017, G&L Materials quickly developed a strong reputation in the marine industry by delivering great service, extensive product expertise, and reliable product availability.This acquisition will increase G&L's product offerings while further strengthening EMS's presence in the marine market.
Casey Gillikin, President of G&L, said, "We are excited to partner with EMS and join their team. EMS' extensive product offerings and broad geographical reach will enable us to better serve our customers and continue to be a leader in the marine market."
"Casey and everyone at G&L have built an incredibly strong reputation within the marine market," said EMS President Greg Weekes. Greg added, "Partnering with G&L is a tremendous growth opportunity that will allow us to further expand our services up the East Coast and will also provide G&L's customers with a broadened offering of aluminum products."
About G&L Materials :
G&L Materials is a veteran-owned small business located in Morehead City, NC. They are a marine wholesaler of anodized aluminum pipe, marine pads, t-top materials and many more parts essential to boat manufacturers and marine fabricators. Their products also have applications in commercial and residential construction for railings and accents. For more information, please visit: https://g-lmaterials.com
About Eastern Metal Supply:
Eastern Metal Supply, headquartered in Lake Worth, Florida, is a value-added distributor of aluminum extrusions and related products that are sold into a variety of industrial, commercial, residential, and marine end markets. Founded in 1982 with a single Florida location, EMS has expanded into new regions and now operates sixteen distribution and manufacturing facilities, totaling over 1.5 million square feet. EMS focuses on excellent service and quality and has earned a reputation as a first-class, value-added distributor. For more information, please visit: https://www.easternmetal.com