As a proud member of the Innovance family, Lou-Rich is excited to share the news of our collective growth with the acquisition of Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions. We’re thrilled to be adding another respected and long-tenured brand to our organization.


As a 100% employee-owned organization, we believe that our strength lies in our employee owners. With the addition of Jorgensen, our family grows stronger, bringing together a diverse range of skills, experiences, and perspectives. This acquisition marks a significant milestone in Innovance’s growth strategy, further diversifying our portfolio of industry-leading companies.


In line with our commitment to growth and stability, Innovance Inc. will retain all employees of Jorgensen, ensuring a seamless integration into our organizations. As we move forward, the entire Jorgensen team, now part of our employee-owned structure, will join us in our dedication to making every customer interaction a memorable one.


Looking Ahead


As we embrace this new chapter, we reiterate our mission to lead, nurture, and grow. Our journey has been remarkable, but the road ahead is even more promising. Together, as a united family of companies, we look forward to forging new paths, achieving new milestones, and continuing to drive innovation and excellence in everything we do.


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About Innovance:


Innovance is the holding company for a family of five, 100% employee-owned manufacturing companies located in Minnesota and Wisconsin (ALMCO, Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions, Lou-Rich, Mass Finishing Inc., and Panels Plus). Formed in 2004, the Innovance name comes from two defining characteristics of the organization – innovation drives performance.  For more information on Innovance and its family of companies, visit


About Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions:


Founded in 1950, Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions has been at the forefront of developing innovative solutions in conveyor and filtration technology. Based in Mequon, Wisconsin, Jorgensen has built a legacy of excellence, serving a diverse range of industries with its advanced and tailored solutions. For more information on Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions, visit