Founded in 1915 as Federal Process Corporation, FPC International, Inc. is a family-owned and professionally managed company with a highly successful track record of acquiring and growing niche industrial businesses. Originally a manufacturer of pipe thread sealants, FPC International, Inc. has leveraged its extensive chemical expertise and market knowledge to establish highly differentiated products offered under trusted brands that are well recognized within their respective markets.
The company prides itself on recognizing and developing excellent management teams and creating an environment that promotes entrepreneurship throughout the organization. Using its robust sales and marketing capabilities and operational expertise, FPC International, Inc. continues to cultivate niche businesses into market leaders.
1915 – FPC International, Inc. is founded as Federal Process Corporation and manufactures its first product, Gasoila® Hard Set Thread Sealant, within the Gasoila division.
1996 – FPC International, Inc. expands its business portfolio with the acquisition of JB Products, Inc., a leading supplier of professional kitchen and bath plumbing products for wholesalers, contractors and specialty builders.
2002 – FPC International, Inc. acquires FedChem, LLC., a global leader in the production of aluminum organic based products for use in the grease and ink industries.
2016 – FPC International, Inc. makes its most recent acquisition, Noble Company, LLC. Noble Company, LLC. is a leading American manufacturer of premium-quality building products within the tile, plumbing, heating and cooling, and fire sprinkler industries.
2019 – Gasoila, FPC International, Inc.’s original division, rebrands as FedPro, Inc., keeping Gasoila as a brand name for its heritage thread sealants and PTFE tapes. Gasoila is one of the brands within FedPro, Inc.’s growing portfolio, which includes Tub O’ Towels, Free All, Lube-It All, Tub O’ Scrub and more.