ATLANTA — Imperial Headwear, Inc. has acquired Bellingham, Wash.-based Watership Trading Companie, a headwear marketer and distributor of technically advanced weather and sun protection hats, for an undisclosed amount.
Watership founders Greg and Carol Frechette, who launched the company in 1989, will remain with the company. Greg Frechette will continue to lead the company in sales, and Carol Frechette will continue directing product development.
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