Carling Technologies and Littelfuse, Inc. have entered into a definitive agreement for Littelfuse to acquire Carling. Headquartered in Chicago, Littelfuse is an industrial technology manufacturing company empowering a sustainable, connected, and safer world. Littelfuse has a global workforce of more than 12,000 employees and serves more than 100,000 end customers. Littelfuse products are found in a variety of industrial, transportation, and electronics end markets.
With its strong brand name and a long history of innovation, quality, and reliability, Carling joining forces with Littelfuse will help provide even more value to customers in the commercial vehicle and communications infrastructure markets. The complementary engineering capabilities and application expertise will help drive deeper engagement with customers and distribution partners and serve as a platform for future growth across the industry.
Until the transaction closes, both companies will continue to operate independently. Once the transaction is complete, the companies will focus on a successful integration plan to bring together their strengths.