September 2020

PLZ Aeroscience buys contract manufacturer Mansfield-King

PLZ Aeroscience Corp. has acquired personal care contract manufacturer Mansfield-King, LLC. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. The acquisition gives PLZ a Midwest facility dedicated to manufacturing personal care liquid products to its full-service personal care network, in addition to its liquids facility in California and four aerosol facilities in the U.S. and Canada.

In addition to offering end-to-end solutions from product development and formulation to blending, filling and packaging, Mansfield-King serves as a valued strategic partner to mid-sized brands and maintains long-standing relationships with its customers across the professional, multicultural/textured and men’s grooming markets.

“We are very excited to be partnering with the Mansfield-King team,” said Ed Byczynski, PLZ’s President & CEO. “Mansfield-King is a leading innovator within the specialty personal care market, and we believe they will be a fantastic addition to PLZ as we continue growing our personal care footprint across North America.”

“I am excited to have found a like-minded partner in PLZ that will bring added resources, deep industry experience and R&D expertise to complement our talented team,” said Mansfield-King Founder & Owner, Charles Haywood. “Our partnership with PLZ will propel the combined company forward into its next chapter as we continue to deliver exceptional innovation, quality and service to our customers.”

“We are very excited to be partnering with PLZ, and we believe this combination will allow both of our businesses to better serve our customers within the specialty personal care market,” added Mansfield-King Executive VP Tom Lehman Lehman.