Vishay Intertechnology, Inc., Malvern, Penn., announced today the acquisition of Mallory, a manufacturer of wet tantalum electrolytic capacitors. Terms were not disclosed.
Mallory also manufactures aluminum and audible signal products. It has manufacturing facilities in Green Castle, Indiana and Glasgow, Kentucky. In the fiscal year ended October 31, 2001, Mallory had sales of approximately $44 million.
"With this acquisition Vishay becomes the #1 manufacturer of wet tantalum electrolytic capacitors worldwide," Vishay said. "The acquisition of Mallory further broadens the Vishay capacitor product portfolio for military, aerospace, and industrial applications."