Another of those special companies in northeast Ohio that has long been a world leader in making an important precision product has been sold. But WKSU’s Tim Rudell reports that may not be a bad thing.
Akron Brass began in 1918 in Akron, later moving to Wooster. Its precision fittings for everything from fire hoses to marine equipment are considered top of the line.
Since the 1990s it has been owned by a British company, though it remained in Wooster.