December 2019

PLZ Aeroscience buys contract manufacturer Liquid Technologies

PLZ Aeroscience has purchased Liquid Technologies, Inc. (LTI) from private capital firm Frontenac Co. for an undisclosed sum. LTI is a Chino, CA-based contract formulator and manufacturer of professional hair and skin care products. The company offers customizable, turn-key solutions in product development, formulation, manufacturing, filling and packaging for small growth-oriented startup brands to salons to established mid-sized brands.

LTI’s CEO Steve Dickstein and VP of Finance Alan Docherty will continue in their roles.

 “We are thrilled to be partnering with Steve and the LTI team,” said Ed Byczynski, PLZ’s President & CEO. “We believe the combination of PLZ and LTI will make us better partners to our customers as we will now be able to offer them a full suite of personal care products across a national footprint.”

“In PLZ, we have found a future partner who will continue to support our growth and with whom we have a great strategic fit,” added LTI’s Dickstein.