TFI Merges With NJ Firm
Chico, CA TFI Corp., the Chico, CA-based manufacturer of
lavatories, vanity tops and mouldings made with DuPont Corian, has
merged with Essential Products, a New Jersey company with a similar
product and marketing approach, the companies announced.
The consolidation, whose terms were not disclosed, combines the
two “complimentary” corporate entities to form TFI LLC, a new
company that will maintain manufacturing facilities in New Jersey,
Indiana and California, as well as five sales offices throughout
the U.S., according to the company.
The merger is part of “a strategic plan aimed at paving the way
to providing products with greater value at lower costs” for the
residential, lodging and OEM markets, according to company
With the restructuring, Robert Biehler will lead the marketing
and sales departments in his capacity as co-CEO and president,
while Chris Peters will direct the operations of the company as
co-CEO and chief operations officer.