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PRESS RELEASE - Avon Protection Completes Acquisition of Team Wendy

Date: 03 November 2020

Further to the announcement on 9 September 2020, Avon Protection is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Team Wendy, a leading supplier of helmets, helmet accessories, and helmet liner and retention systems for Military and First Responder markets.

The acquisition brings together two leading providers to create a global leader in helmets. The enhanced and broader product portfolio will include:

  • Enlarged helmet portfolio – A full range of tactical bump helmets, ballistic combat helmets, and search & rescue helmets, as well as related accessories.
  • Liner and retention systems – Leading liner and retention system technologies, used in U.S. DOD helmets and throughout the Team Wendy product range.

Team Wendy will continue to operate on a standalone basis from its Cleveland, Ohio base, benefiting from the wider Avon Protection infrastructure and management support.