Avon Automotive Bought By French Auto Supplier

Avon Automotive in Cadillac announced today they have been purchased by a European automotive supplier. The rubber hose maker says they were bought by the French automotive supplier MGI Coutier. Avon tells 9&10 News the company will stay in Cadillac. Coutier says they did this to diversify their distribution base and boost their global presence. More products and customers may mean big moves for the Cadillac plant. 9&10's Eric Lloyd and photojournalist Jeff Blevins spoke with Avon on the exciting move.