Industry: Academic Supplies Distribution
Acquired: March 1993
Divested: December 1997
During Pfingsten’s ownership, American Academic Suppliers was a national distributor of educational supplies to primary and secondary schools and early learning centers. Products included school supplies, teaching aids, furniture and equipment. American Academic was headquartered in Cary, Illinois, and had an additional facility in New Jersey. Pfingsten sold its interest in 1997.