BBB Industries buys QBR Brake
BBB Industries and QBR Brake jointly announced that BBB Industries LLC has acquired substantially all of the assets of QBR Brake Inc. of Stockton, Calif.
QBR is a remanufacturer and supplier of semi-loaded disc brake calipers and accessories to the automotive aftermarket in North America. QBR sells its products under the NuGeon, NHT, AXXIS and NUCHIN brand names.
The transaction transfers all of QBR’s production and operation assets, intellectual property, inventory and brands to BBB.
“We are pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of QBR Brake and are excited about the opportunity to add brake products to our growing portfolio of aftermarket service and repair parts,” says Joseph Felicelli, CEO of BBB Industries.
“Our power steering product line has provided the company with growth opportunities as our customers recognized that BBB’s product quality and service is also ingrained in our power steering product offering,” says Trey Smart, BBB’s executive vice president of sales and business development. “We expect to provide this same dedicated approach to our customers regarding calipers.”
BBB Industries remanufactures alternators and starters for the automotive, medium- and heavy-duty truck, industrial, agriculture, small engine and other markets. The company also manufactures and remanufactures power steering products for the automotive OE and aftermarkets. It is headquartered in Mobile, Ala., and supplies products through a network of more than 1,000 dealer locations.