Brown Machine (fka “TTG”)

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Brown Machine (fka “TTG”)

Brown Machine Group (fka Thermoforming Technologies Group LLC or “TTG”) is a manufacturer and servicer of highly-engineered thermoforming equipment that is used in the conversion of plastic sheet into value-add products.  Brown Machine was formed in July 2014 through the combination of thermoforming equipment manufacturers Brown Machine (“Brown”) and Lyle Industries (“Lyle”).  Approximately 80% of Brown Machine’s 10 – 15 thousand unit installed base are used to produce disposable food packaging vessels (i.e., cups, lids, bowls, plates, etc.).  Brown Machine operates out of a single, vertically integrated manufacturing facility in Beaverton, MI.

Industry
Heavy Machinery
Initial Investment
March 2016
Date of Exit
October 2018