Methode Completes Its Acquisition of Grakon

SEATTLE, September 12, 2018 – Starting today, Grakon is conducting business as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Methode. On September 12, 2018, Grakon and Methode Electronics, Inc. (“Methode”) officially became one company.

Methode Electronics to Acquire Grakon Group

SEATTLE, Aug. 21, 2018 – Grakon Group, a global leader in the design, development and manufacture of advanced lighting and electronics systems for premier vehicle Original Equipment manufacturers, announced on Monday it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Methode Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: MEI), a global developer of custom engineered and application-specific products and solutions.

Grakon, LLC is Awarded Top Performing Supplier Award For 2017 From PACCAR, Tenth Year in a Row

SEATTLE, July 16, 2018 – Grakon was recently recognized by PACCAR through receipt of their prestigious 10 PPM Supplier Quality Award for 2017. The award is presented to suppliers who meet or exceed the rigorous 10 PPM (parts per million) threshold and demonstrate performance criteria for on-time delivery and support of PACCAR’s operating divisions and their customers. Grakon has been recognized by PACCAR for their quality performance 10 years in a row, since 2007.

Grakon, LLC Recognized by PACCAR for 10 PPM Achievement

Grakon, LLC (www.grakon.com) was recently recognized by PACCAR through receipt of their prestigious 10 PPM Supplier Quality Award for 2016. The award is presented to suppliers who meet or exceed the rigorous 10 PPM (parts per million) threshold and demonstrate performance criteria for on-time delivery and support of PACCAR’s operating divisions and their customers. Grakon has been recognized by PACCAR for their quality performance since 2007.

Grakon LLC is awarded Top Performing Supplier Award for 2016 by PACCAR

BELLEVUE, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PACCAR (Nasdaq:PCAR) annually recognizes the top performing suppliers in its Supplier Performance Management (SPM) program. The SPM program evaluates a supplier’sperformance in the areas of product development, operations support and business alignment with PACCAR objectives.

Grakon LLC Acquires BMAC Limited

Seattle, WA, October 5, 2016 – Grakon LLC (www.grakon.com), a global leader in the design and manufacture of custom LED interior and exterior lighting solutions, heavy duty work lamps, engineered trim components, and electronic modules, announced the acquisition of BMAC Limited, located in Manchester, England. Grakon, headquartered in Seattle, WA, was acquired by Industrial Growth Partners IV, L.P. (IGP) in October 2014.