After a stint working for his father, a corporate raider who helped break companies apart, Martin E. Franklin has now spent the last 15 years building up sprawling businesses. His crowning moment came on Monday after agreeing to sell Jarden - with its 120 brands, from Mr. Coffee to Yankee Candle - to Newell Rubbermaid, creating a $16 billion consumer juggernaut.
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