Midwest is a brand of raw materials, tools and kits for the art, craft, hobby, education and hardware markets. Branded products include precision-shaped balsa, basswood, several hardwood species, carbon fiber, foam, cork, and various polymers. In addition, numerous educational kits focusing on motion and flight applications are available under the Midwest brand.

Transaction Type: Buyout to permit immediate owner retirement
Web site: www.midwestproducts.com



Milestones is a brand of personalizable crafts kits and components. These stepping stones, hand-print impression photo frames, mosaic tesserae, and related accessories provide creative and fun ways to capture family memories.

Transaction Type: Buyout to permit active ownership to pursue other interests



Saunders is a brand of aluminum form holders and clipboards. These products are engineered for people who need to take their work with them and be productive away from their desk. Saunders-branded products are used by medical, emergency and police professionals, appraisers, factory floor personnel, delivery and service professionals, engineers, students and teachers and many other niche groups.

Transaction Type: Buyout to permit owner to retire
Web site: www.saunders-usa.com


Ullman is a leading manufacturer of specialty hand tools that are primarily sold to end users in the automotive and industrial repair industries. Ullman is best known for its inspection mirrors and magnetic pick-up tools used by automotive repair technicians, electricians, plumbers and other professional mechanics. The Company’s product line also includes rotating magnetic work lights, flexible spring claws, and socket holders.

Transaction Type: Buyout to permit all shareholders immediate liquidity and exit
Web site: www.ullman-devices.com