G-Form has been acquired by a Greenwich, Connecticut-based investment company, Eldridge Industries. Details of the purchase price were not disclosed. G-Form is known for its patented SmartFlex impact protection technology used for a variety of team sports including baseball, soccer, field hockey and basketball as well as action sports such as mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding and skateboarding. Using advanced polymer formulas, all SmartFlex paddings are manufactured at the company’s Rhode Island factory. G-Form’s 2020 sales reached $550,000. The company also designs solutions “for active fields requiring innovative protection, such as industrial, military and law enforcement.” According to Glen “Gava” Giovanucci, CEO of G-Form, the ownership and support of Eldridge will provide “new opportunities to expand our product line, scale international sales, enter new sports and non-sports industries, and increase production of our breakthrough SmartFlex technology.”

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