Telamon Corporation Announces Sale of Automotive Kitting and Assembly Division to Kem Krest

CARMEL, INDIANA – August 7, 2023– Telamon Corporation is pleased to announce the sale of its

Automotive Kitting and Assembly division to fellow Indiana-based, minority company, Kem Krest.

Telamon started in 1985 in the Telecommunications industry and subsequently entered into the

automotive industry in 2002. Telamon more than tripled the automotive kitting and assembly business

over the last 20 years. Telamon is pleased with the parameters of this sale, enabling customers to

maintain Minority Spend with an Indiana-based company, keeping 100% of the jobs for its employees,

and presenting strategic growth opportunities for both Kem Krest and Telamon. Kem Krest, with its

roots in the automotive industry, is the perfect partner to support this work. This sale allows Telamon

to focus on its core competencies.


Telamon Corporation is Indiana’s largest minority-owned business.





Telamon Corporation’s mission is to “enable connectivity that enables life”. Telamon specializes in

solutions for telecommunication networks and industrial assembly. Based in Carmel, Indiana, Telamon

operates globally on three continents. Telamon, the Greek word for “support” is uniquely positioned as

a minority owned company. Telamon continuously exceeds customer expectations and standards and

has been recognized globally through numerous awards and certifications. For more information, please

visit Telamon’s website at



Kem Krest, a certified minority business enterprise (MBE), is the nation’s leading provider of supply

chain optimization solutions to Automotive, Power Sports, and Heavy Duty OEMs . Through our

dedicated team members , lean operating system, and streamlined technology, Kem Krest ensures a

resilient and uninterrupted supply chain for the programs we manage. Through customized end to end

solutions that address every facet of the supply chain—from inventory management, fulfillment,

warehousing, kitting, packaging, logistics and transportation management, Kem Krest enables

companies to increase operational efficiency, deliver superior customer and employee experiences,

focus on growth initiatives, and achieve cost savings. Kem Krest partners with companies to optimize

their supply chains. For more information, please visit Kem Krest’s website at