Jun 19

AMIC acquires the European business of Firebird Metals Ltd

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AMIC acquires the European business of Firebird Metals Ltd

19 june 2023

Logo Firebird MetalsThe springmaker stockholder

AMIC is pleased to announce the acquisition of the European business of Firebird, a UK Stockist specializing in the trade of precision nickel-alloy and stainless steel wires. Firebird has established close links with leading wire producers in Europe and the USA, meeting the needs of spring manufacturers for over 20 years.

The acquisition is effective from June 16, 2023.

Neil Skinner will advise the family-owned company AMIC for a period of one year.

Neil Skinner, MD of Firebird : ” Our two companies share the same values, and after more than 10 years working together, there was no better company to hand over my business to. AMIC will provide essential support for our customers’ growth ambitions “.

Isabelle Vidal, President of AMIC : ” This strategic acquisition reinforces our commitment to the distribution of drawn wires of European quality and reliability. We are proud to support the industry on our continent “.

Camille and Matthieu Vidal, MD of AMIC : ” We are happy to welcome Firebird’s customers and are committed to developing strong relationships with them ”.

Well-known for over 70 years for its European sourcing, product quality and customer service, AMIC now offers Firebird customers its recognized expertise and large range of wires and bars for springs and shaped parts in high-carbon steel, stainless steel, nickel alloys, low-carbon steel and non-ferrous metals.

AMIC also establishes a partnership with Wintwire Ltd, a sheffield-based wire and profile manufacturer. This alliance broadens AMIC’s offering and market positioning, offering its customers a greater diversity of solutions.


For further information, please contact :
camille@amic.fr or matthieu@amic.fr
+33 (0) 1 48 45 52 00