Jarden Acquires Quickie

       

       

NEW YORK—Jarden Corp. has purchased Quickie Manufacturing Corp. in a deal that moves the consumer-products giant into the stick-goods market.

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed in a statement from Centre Partners Management, Quickie’s previous owner. The company’s current management, led by President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Magerman, and employees will continue to run the operation—which includes headquarters in Cinnaminson, N.J., and production facilities in Lumberton, N.C., El Paso, Texas, and Cadereyta, Mexico.

Quickie’s product line includes mops, brooms, brushes, dusting tools and related accessories.