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The Reading Group

The Reading Group
1955 FOUNDED
M&A STATUS
501-600 EMPLOYEES
M&A LATEST DEAL TYPE
3 FINANCING ROUNDS
3 INVESTMENTS
Description

Manufacturer of truck equipment, service trucks and truck bodies in the United States. The company's commercial truck bodies utilizes quality materials and precision manufacturing processes, revolutionary and environmentally friendly bare metal zinc phosphate bath that preps the body for E-coat primer and powder coat finish systems enabling distributors, contractors and fleet managers to get better performance.

Formerly Known As
Reading Truck Body, Reading Equipment Distribution
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Automotive
Other Industries
Distributors/Wholesale
Other Commercial Products
Parent Company
J.B. Poindexter & Company
Primary Office
  • PO BOX 650
  • Reading, PA 19607
  • United States

+1 (800) 000-0000

The Reading Group Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
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Debt Status

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The Reading Group Competitors (3)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Royal Truck Body Corporate Backed or Acquired Carson, CA 000000&0
00000 000000000 Private Equity-Backed Phoenix, AZ 000000000000
000000000 Formerly PE-Backed Bergheim, Austria 00000 00.00 00000000000 00.00
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The Reading Group Investments & Acquisitions (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000000 (00000 0 10-Feb-2017 000000000000000000 Road 000 00000000
000000 00000000000 13-Jan-2017 000000000000000000 Automotive 000 00000000
America's Body Company 29-Sep-2008 Buyout/LBO Road 000000 0000000
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The Reading Group Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Participating Rounds Investor Since Board Seat Contact Info

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The Reading Group Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Daniel Perlman President & Chief Executive Officer
Tom Reynolds President
Sheldon Thorpe Chief Human Resources Officer
Brian Nadel President & Co-Chief Executive Officer

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