SENTRY Products Group forms, opens facility.


Mike Noell, a former U.S. Navy SEAL and founder/CEO of BLACKHAWK! has partnered with his executive team--Terry Naughton, Scott Ferros and Eric Yeates--to form SENTRY Products Group. Since Sept. 2015, the group has acquired three industry brands: Scopecoat, Slideboot and Sentry Solutions.

"Each of the acquisitions operated in a very defined space, and we knew we needed to develop the master brand to house and expand product lines as we had done in the past at BLACKHAWK!" Noell said.

SENTRY has also opened a reconfigured production facility in Boise, Idaho, which formerly housed Michaels of Oregon (Uncle Mike's). The facility will support U.S. manufacturing, global sourcing and distribution of SENTRY's growing portfolio of products. The company is headquartered in Virginia Beach, Va.

"The investment in this facility supports the new product line additions, and will allow for a full complement of production staff,"...

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