WICHITA, Kans. — Airxcel announced that it has acquired Custom Air Products & Services (CAPS).

“Our team is excited to be joining Airxcel and accelerating our innovation and growth initiatives,” said Taylor Norris, CAPS CEO. “Airxcel has a great track record of driving accelerated growth and adding value to customers and CAPS is eager to be a part of this new strategic growth opportunity.”

“In addition to our engineering expertise, our sales team is the most trusted in the industry and is specially trained to identify and solve customers’ specific HVAC and environmental challenges,” said CAPS President John Boger.

“We’re excited to welcome CAPS and its employees to the Airxcel family,” said Jeff Rutherford, Airxcel president and CEO. “We’ve had a longstanding commercial relationship with CAPS and are looking forward to partnering with Taylor and John to lead the business forward. We are committed to building our specialty HVAC platform and will continue to add products, capabilities and expert service to support our customers and their evolving needs.”

“Airxcel will continue to grow and thrive within the industries we serve as long as we stay true to our mission to provide superior customer service, strong and supportive partnership, and a constant pursuit of unmatched product expertise and innovation,” said Rutherford.

“We value and preserve each of our business’ unique identities and CAPS is a premier brand with a strong market presence,” said Rick Aldridge, Airxcel Specialty HVAC Group president. “We will build upon CAPS’ strengths and leverage Airxcel’s operational expertise to support future growth, as we do across all of our brands.”

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