Richline Group Buys John C. Nordt

Tbe Nordt family will continue to lead the company

The Richline Group has added another brand to its ever-growing stable, scooping up John C. Nordt, the Roanoke, Va.–based supplier of metals to the jewelry industry.

The Nordt family has led the company for its 140-year history, and Paul Nordt III, Rob Nordt Sr., and Rob Nordt Jr. will continue to lead the company along with its management team.

Joe White, president of Richline-owned LeachGarner, said that will Nordt will be integrated into that business.

In a statement, Joe Esposito, Richline’s executive vice president of manufacturing, called Nordt “another important and strategic addition” for the company that will accelerate its grown into the platinum market.

Last month, Berkshire Hathaway–owned Richline bought e-tailer Gemvara. 

JCK News Director