Chicago-based TMB Industries has acquired Phillips & Temro Industries Inc. from The Budd Co., a unit of Thyssen Krupp. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Eden Prairie, MN-based Phillips & Temro makes cold-weather starting as well as engine and process silencer products.

"The addition of Phillips & Temro further enables us to increase our presence with and commitment to our truck, auto, agriculture and industrial OEM customers," said TMB chairman Thomas M. Begel.