KDC/ONE Acquires Cosmetic Laboratories of America

KDC/ONE Acquires Cosmetic Laboratories of America

Contract manufacturer Knowlton Development Corporation (KDC/ONE) has acquired Cosmetic Laboratories of America, from Visual Pak. Cosmetic Laboratories of America (CLA) is a formulator and manufacturer of personal care and beauty products. The company’s customers range from Fortune 500 companies to other health, beauty, cosmetic and fragrance brands, as well as specialized health and beauty aid […]

Carlyle Cornering Tire Recycling Market

Carlyle Cornering Tire Recycling Market

Liberty Tire Recycling, a portfolio company of The Carlyle Group, has acquired Lakin Tire. Carlyle acquired Liberty Tire in August 2016 through Carlyle Strategic Partners IV LP. Lakin is a provider of tire removal and recycling services to more than 6,500 tire retailers throughout the Western United States and the Northeast. The company was founded […]

Pharos Adds Two Hospices to Platform

Pharos Adds Two Hospices to Platform

Charter Health Care Group, a post-acute care provider platform owned by Pharos Capital Group since October 2018, has acquired St. Luke’s Home Hospice and Arizona Select Hospice from VeraCare Hospice. Las Vegas-based St. Luke’s and Tempe-based Arizona Select both provide end-of-life hospice care along with palliative care services for adult patients with life-limiting illnesses. Charter […]

LUX Global Label Acquires Labelworx

LUX Global Label Acquires Labelworx

LUX Global Label, a portfolio company of Resilience Capital Partners, has acquired Labelworx. Labelworx is a provider of digital labels and packaging products and is also a distributor of labeling systems made by Herma, CTM, EAM, Zebra, Sato and Tharo. The company was co-founded in 2004 by President Jack Lang and is headquartered near Philadelphia […]

HKW’s Xirgo Acquires Owlcam

HKW’s Xirgo Acquires Owlcam

Xirgo Technologies, a portfolio company HKW, has acquired the assets of Owlcam. HKW acquired Xirgo in December 2016. Palo Alto-based Owlcam is a provider of artificial intelligence (AI) technology used in vehicle-based cameras to monitor, record, and report on stationary and mobile activities. Owlcam’s technology is used to minimize incidents involving poor driver behavior, reduce […]

Grey Mountain Adds Birds to Bees

Grey Mountain Adds Birds to Bees

Mann Lake, a portfolio company of Grey Mountain Partners, has acquired Stromberg’s Unlimited. Stromberg’s is a provider of supplies and equipment used for the breeding, rearing and management of poultry and small animals. The company’s network of hatcheries and breeders offer over 200 breeds and varieties of birds as eggs, chicks or adults and includes […]

Audax Adds Two More to FDH

Audax Adds Two More to FDH

Fastener Distribution Holdings (FDH), a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity, has closed on two add-on acquisitions with the buys of Aerospheres UK and BTC Electronic Components. Aerospheres is a distributor of more than 14,000 SKUs of chemicals, paints, adhesives, sealants, and composite materials to more than 800 worldwide commercial airline MRO service providers. The […]

AUA Adds Holiday Foods to GCP

AUA Adds Holiday Foods to GCP

Gourmet Culinary Partners, a portfolio company of AUA Private Equity Partners, has acquired Holiday Foods from Schwan’s Company. Hollywood, Florida-based Holiday Foods is a developer and marketer of appetizers and hors d’oeuvres sold to distributors, luxury hotels, private clubs, banquet houses, and caterers. AUA formed Gourmet Culinary Partners (GCP) in May 2019 as a platform […]

OpenGate Continues Build of Tape Platform

OpenGate Continues Build of Tape Platform

Duraco Specialty Tapes, a portfolio company of OpenGate Capital, has acquired Infinity Tapes, a manufacturer of adhesive products. OpenGate acquired Duraco from UK-based Essentra in July 2019. Infinity Tapes is a manufacturer of double-coated tapes, adhesive transfer tapes, tamper-evident films and tapes, and silicone-coated papers and films that are used in the transit packaging and […]

Littlejohn Closes Seventh C&B Add-On

Littlejohn Closes Seventh C&B Add-On

The Cook & Boardman Group, a distributor of commercial door entry products and a portfolio company of Littlejohn & Co., has acquired HC Quality Doors. Headquartered west of Philadelphia in Gordonville, Pennsylvania, HC Quality is a supplier of commercial doors and hardware, and aluminum storefronts to the city of Lancaster and the larger southeast Pennsylvania […]