Haynes Manuals parent buys Clymer in $9.25M deal

Publish Date: 
Sep 18, 2013

NEWBURY PARK, Calif. - Haynes Publishing Group has acquired the assets of Clymer and Intertec Manuals from Penton Business Media in a transaction reportedly worth $9.25 million.

Clymer, which publishes DIY repair manuals for the powersports and marine markets, is based in Overland Park,  Kan.

"Clymer is a business that we have been interested in for some time, and we are delighted that we are now bringing such an iconic name...into the Haynes Group," said Eric Oakley, Haynes' CEO, in a press release. 

No further information was disclosed at press time.

Posted by Mary Slepicka