Lenox Corporation has acquired the flatware and cutlery company Hampton Forge. The announcement was made yesterday in a deal covering Hampton Forgeâ€™s entire portfolio, including the namesake brand, as well as Hampton Forge Signature, Tomodachi by Hampton Forge, Skandia, and Argent OrfÃ¨vres.
“We are delighted to welcome Hampton Forge and its array of brands into the Lenox family,” said Lenoxâ€™s CEO Mads Ryder. “We have spent the past 18 to 24 months shaping our operational platform for growth and are ready to include the Hampton Forge expertise and craftsmanship into our organization. Having the Hampton Forge brands in our company portfolio will enable us to expand our reach and relevance to American consumers and solidify our position as the Leading American Company in our category.”
Joni Amar, COO of Hampton Forge added: “We are pleased to now be a part of Lenox Corporation. The expertise and knowledge that Lenox brings as an American company steeped in honor and tradition makes Lenox the ideal steward of the Hampton Forge brands. We look forward to continuing to bring our passion for creativity and design to our customers and the market.”