AUGUSTA, Ga.—Augusta Sportswear Brands announces the acquisition of Pacific Headwear. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Based in Coburg, Oregon, Pacific Headwear specializes in team and lifestyle headwear and maintains an international presence. The acquisition grows Augusta’s multiline portfolio, which also includes Augusta Sportswear, Holloway, High Five, and an exclusive partnership with Russell Athletic for team uniforms and performance apparel.
“Building our portfolio of brands strategically to accelerate growth is a key priority,” says Dave Elliott, CEO of Augusta Sportswear Brands. “The acquisition of Pacific Headwear enables us to provide our customers with a compelling head-to-toe solution that delivers on our commitment to be a one-stop solution for our customers.”
“For 20 years, Pacific Headwear has worked diligently to grow our company and portfolio of winning team and lifestyle headwear products to position ourselves as an innovative leader in the marketplace,” adds Don DeZarn, founder of Pacific Headwear. “Today’s announcement is an exciting step for our organization as we look to combine the strengths of our two companies to create synergistic opportunities for our employees, vendors, and ultimately, our customers.”
In addition to the growth of Augusta’s portfolio, the acquisition brings more than 200 employees from Pacific Headwear to the company’s ranks.
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