Aurora Capital Partners

2015

DuBois Chemicals Acquires C.A.R.

SHARONVILLE, OH, JUL 1, 2015 – DuBois Chemicals, Inc. has completed the acquisition of C.A.R. (Complete Auto Restoration) based in Holyoke, Massachusetts.

C.A.R. is an innovative manufacturer of cleaning and detail products for the automobile market. C.A.R has been effectively developing products and growing their business over the past 25 years in the northeast United States and globally. C.A.R. has built a solid reputation in the tunnel wash segment and has created a unique and powerful line of detail products sold to car care professionals.

The partnership between C.A.R. and DuBois offers us the opportunity to expand the geographic reach and channel penetration of an innovative set of customer solutions. Decades of product development will be combined with new and expanded pathways to the market which will allow us to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers nationally and internationally.

Jeff Welsh, CEO of DuBois Chemicals, states "We look forward to an outstanding partnership with C.A.R. and to significantly bolstering our ability to support additional customer needs with value added services."

About DuBois

Founded in 1920, DuBois manufactures specialty chemical solutions. The company is committed to building innovative, sustainable solutions which reduce the total cost of ownership for customers. DuBois specializes in the areas of metal finishing/paint pretreatment, metalworking/lubricants, water/wastewater treatment, maintenance/equipment cleaning, paper chemicals, food processing cleaning/sanitizing, and transportation cleaning. For more information, please visit www.duboischemicals.com.

Carlin Sewell