Multiproduct manufacturer Kemflo International Co. Inc., Pingtung, Taiwan, has purchased Beaverton, Ore.–based Yakima. Yakima, formerly owned by Arcapita, an international investment firm, will become a subsidiary of Kemflo. It will operate as an independent subsidiary with existing operations, product, marketing, sales, customer management and administrative functions remaining in Beaverton, Ore. Kemflo has been a supply chain partner of Yakima products for the past nine years.
Kemflo plans to maintain Yakima’s current workforce and operational footprint, including its Oregon headquarters, manufacturing facilities in Mexico and its network of sales agencies across North America and in other countries.
Kemflo is a manufacturer of consumer durables, water filtration, and metal and electronic products.