Benjamin Ross Group Sells Manufacturing Company in Monmouth County, NJ

Benjamin Ross Group Sells Manufacturing Company in Monmouth County, NJ

Princeton, NJ  – July, 2020 – Benjamin Ross Group, a mergers and acquisitions/business brokerage firm,, is pleased to announce that we have recently sold the Manufacturing Company, Universal Filters in Monmouth County, NJ to a private investor.

About Universal Filters

Universal Filters, established 37 years ago in 1982, is a business to business manufacturing company specializing in a complete line of standard and custom replacement filter bags. Liquid filter bags remove contaminants and are often used in filtration systems, industrial water systems, and chemical processing equipment. The filter bags are used in many different industries, such as:

  • Water
  • Food
  • Petrochemicals
  • Paints and Coatings
  • Fuels
  • Waste Water
  • Chemicals
  • Cosmetics
  • Photographic solutions
  • Beverage
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Adhesives

Universal has the ability to design and manufacture an extensive selection of top quality liquid filtration products, a wide range of sizes, materials of construction, and styles, to suit most applications and they maintain complete control over the entire manufacturing process.

Jerry Kolton, former owner of Universal Filters, had this to say about Benjamin Ross Group selling his manufacturing company: “You promised to introduce me to a continuing stream of qualified buyers, and you did so without hesitation. The fact that you understood my concerns were not just financial, but also related to leaving the company in the hands of someone looking to retain existing employees made it easier for me. It was clear that you were going to be as honest with a prospective buyer as you were with me and I respected and appreciated your approach.”

About Benjamin Ross Group

Benjamin Ross Group ( performed a valuation of the company, was engaged as a business broker to sell the manufacturing company, identified a qualified candidate to purchase the business, and secured SBA financing for the transaction.

Benjamin Ross Group represents business owners who want to sell their businesses and leave their employees and customers in capable hands.  We support our clients through the biggest business decision of their lives, so they can move on with confidence, peace of mind, and the most competitive price for their hard work.  We sell 95% of the businesses we represent, compared to the national average of 20%.  And we earn our clients’ trust because of our expertise, professionalism, and extensive network. For more information, go to: