Nupla Corporation

Nupla Corporation
Sun Valley, CA


Initial Investment by Marwit: 2002
Operating Partner: Robert J. Perret, CEO
Nupla Corporation was founded in 1938 and is a leading worldwide manufacturer of industrial grade fiberglass handles and non-powered hand tools for OEM, industrial supply, and other markets. The Company sells its products to OEMs such as Corona Clipper, Snap On Tools, and Stanley Works, industrial supply and hand tool manufacturers and distributors such as W.W. Grainger and McMaster Carr, and hundreds of other customers in the fire, lawn and garden, and hardware markets. In 2002, Marwit originated and sponsored the acquisition of the Company from the estate of the founder, partnering with an experienced industry CEO. In September 2007, Nupla was sold to Reliant Equity Investors.