Acme United Corporation (ACU)

0.86 (2.69%)
At close: May 27, 2022 3:54 PM
0.14 (0.43%)
After-hours:May 27, 2022 4:10 PM EDT

Company Description

Acme United Corporation supplies first aid and safety, cutting, sharpening, and measuring products to the school, home, office, hardware, sporting goods, and industrial markets in the United States, Canada, Europe, and internationally.

The company offers scissors, shears, knives, rulers, pencil sharpeners, paper trimmers, safety cutters, lettering products, glue guns, and other craft products under the Westcott brand name; and cutting tools under the Clauss brand.

It also provides fixed blades, folding knives, sight cutting tools, and tactical tools under the Camillus brand; fishing tools and knives, as well as cut and puncture resistant gloves, telescopic landing nets, net containment systems, and tools and fishing gaffs under the Cuda brand; and sharpening tools under the DMT brand.

In addition, the company offers first aid kit and safety solutions under the First Aid Only brand; portable eyewash solution and over-the-counter medication, including active ingredients aspirin, acetaminophen, and ibuprofen under the PhysiciansCare brand; bodily fluid and spill clean-up solution under the Spill Magic brand; various first aid kit, refill, and safety supplies, including CPR kits, burn kits, and automotive and emergency first aid kits under the First Aid Central; and alcohol prep pads, alcohol wipes, benzalkonium chloride wipes, various antiseptic wipes, castile soaps, and lens cleaning wipes under the Med-Nap brand.

It sells its products directly and through its independent manufacturer representatives to wholesale, contract, and retail stationery distributors; office supply super stores; school supply distributors; industrial distributors; wholesale florists; mass market and e-commerce retailers; and hardware chains, as well as sells a selection of products through its websites.

The company was formerly known as Acme Shear Company and changed its name to Acme United Corporation in 1971. Acme United Corporation was founded in 1867 and is based in Shelton, Connecticut.

Acme United Corporation
CountryUnited States
IndustryCommercial Services & Supplies
CEOWalter Johnsen

Contact Details

55 Walls Dr
Fairfield, Connecticut 06824-5163
United States
Phone203 254 6060

Stock Details

Ticker SymbolACU
Fiscal YearJanuary - December
Reporting CurrencyUS Dollars
CIK Code0000002098

Key Executives

Walter C. JohnsenChairman and Chief Executive Officer
Brian S. OlschanPresident, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director
Paul G. DriscollVice President, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary and Treasurer
Larry H. BuchtmannVice President of Technology
Y. B. PekSenior Vice President and GM of Asia Pacific

Latest SEC Filings

May 9, 202210-QQuarterly report [Sections 13 or 15(d)]
Apr 27, 20228-KCurrent report
Apr 22, 20228-KCurrent report
Apr 1, 2022DEF 14AOther definitive proxy statements
Mar 30, 202210-KAnnual report [Section 13 and 15(d), not S-K Item 405]
Mar 23, 20225Annual statement of changes in beneficial ownership of securities
Mar 17, 2022NT 10-KNotification of inability to timely file Form 10-K 405, 10-K, 10-KSB 405, 10-KSB, 10-KT, or 10-KT405
Mar 3, 20224Statement of changes in beneficial ownership of securities
Mar 1, 20228-KCurrent report
Feb 23, 2022SC 13G/AStatement of acquisition of beneficial ownership by individuals
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