Ryco Advisors, LLC Advises American Hose & Hardware, Inc. on its Sale to Singer Industrial


September 01, 2023

Ryco Advisors, LLC (“Ryco Advisors”) is pleased to announce the sale of American Hose & Hardware, Inc. (“AH&H”) to Singer Industrial (“Singer”). Ryco Advisors acted as the exclusive sell-side advisor to AH&H.

Headquartered in Forest Park, Georgia, with an additional location in Macon, AH&H is a distributor and fabricator of hydraulic hose and fittings.  AH&H is a 45-year-old family-owned business.

Dean Smith, co-owner of AH&H stated, “I am immensely grateful to Rob Margeton and Ryco Advisors for guiding me through the entire process with patience and an understanding that this was more than just a financial transaction; it was an important piece of my family’s legacy. I can’t imagine going through this sale with any other advisor.”

Singer is a leading value-added distributor of industrial rubber and fluid power products and a portfolio company of AEA Investors.

Ryco Advisors is an Atlanta-based independent advisory firm focused on the sale of lower-middle-market founder-owned companies with valuations between $5 million and $50 million. Ryco Advisors also offers buyside representation to clients looking to acquire a business, as well as commercial real estate advisory for business owners and investors.

Singer Press Release


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