Stratford-Cambridge Group (SCG) is a boutique buy-out and private investment firm providing high net-worth individuals, family offices and investment entities access to the portfolio diversification and high returns of the private equity class of investment without the large dollar commitments and fees associated with traditional private equity funds.

June 28, 2019

The Stratford-Cambridge Group Jointly Acquires AIC Equipment & Controls and the Plasti-Co Equipment Company

PLYMOUTH, MI - An affiliate of Stratford-Cambridge Group (SCG),, has jointly acquired AIC Equipment & Controls and the Plasti-Co Equipment Company, ( and, headquartered in Brighton, MI, with an additional facility in Wixom, MI. AIC Equipment & Controls focuses on injection molding machine sales as a manufacturers’ representative and the distribution of controls and other types of auxiliary equipment. The Plasti-Co Equipment Company manufactures and distributes aftermarket injection molding machine components such as barrels, feed screws, screw tips and nozzles.

The seller, Wayne Limbright, will retain a stake in the business post-close and chose to partner with SCG for its financial, strategic and operational expertise, and in order to continue the Company’s growth trajectory. About the transaction, Mr. Limbright said, “I am excited about this new partnership with the Stratford-Cambridge Group and believe it will add significant value to the continued growth and development of our business in the coming years.”

“We are very excited at the prospect of partnering with Wayne and the rest of the team to accelerate their history of growth and innovation. We see a great company here in Michigan that has a bright future, and we are looking forward to the next chapter,” said Stephen Ellis, Managing Director of SCG.


Based in Plymouth, MI, Stratford-Cambridge Group (SCG) is a boutique private equity and investment firm focused on acquiring and building value in niche manufacturing companies in the Midwest and Great Lakes Region. SCG makes control investments in manufacturers of engineered products with EBITDA of $2MM to $5MM. SCG investor partners are both high net worth individuals and family offices, who are presented these type of opportunities on a deal by deal basis.