Columbus, Ohio – Deal closed July 15, 2022. Safelite® Group, the nation’s leading vehicle glass services and recalibration company and owner of Safelite AutoGlass®, announced today an agreement to acquire Henderson Glass in Michigan. The transaction closed on Friday, July 15, 2022.
“Founded in 1915, Henderson Glass has a long-standing history of outstanding customer service and a commitment to high-quality work,” said Renee Cacchillo, President and CEO of Safelite Group. “We’re proud to welcome their associates to our business.”
Safelite is known for its excellence with vehicle glass repair, replacement and recalibration services. “This is a fantastic opportunity to utilize the skills and talents of their team while honoring the company’s impressive legacy,” Cacchillo said. “Together, we will deliver the personal care and memorable customer service we’re known for through our Safelite AutoGlass brand in every community.”
Henderson Glass will leverage Safelite’s excellent operational systems, advanced safety system recalibration expertise, world-class distribution network, global purchasing power and strong insurance and commercial relationships.
About Safelite Group
Safelite® Group is a multi-faceted vehicle glass and claims management service organization based in Columbus, Ohio, and operating company-owned facilities in 50 states. The company, which has been in business since 1947, is comprised of two major business operations: Safelite AutoGlass®, a vehicle glass repair, replacement and recalibration services provider, and Safelite® Solutions, which offers fleet and insurance claims management services for vehicle glass and other claims. The company employs nearly 16,000 people throughout the United States. Safelite is a subsidiary of Belron®. Safelite AutoGlass is the largest vehicle glass repair, replacement and recalibration company under one brand in the world.
Operating in 40 countries across 6 continents through wholly owned and franchise operations, Belron is home to around 27,000 employees who served 14.9 million customers in 2020. Belron is the world's leading vehicle glass repair and replacement group. Our key brands include Safelite AutoGlass®, Safelite® Solutions, Carglass®, Autoglass®, Lebeau®, O'Brien®, Smith&Smith®, and Speedy Glass®.