Kidd & Company Keeps Growing RV Dealer Platform

Kidd & Company Keeps Growing RV Dealer Platform

Family RV Group, a specialty retailer of new and used recreational vehicles and a portfolio company of Kidd & Company, has acquired Candy’s Campers. Candy’s Campers operates two recreational vehicles (RV) dealerships near Bowling Green in Scottsville, KT and near Nashville in Murfreesboro, TN. The company sells new and used RVs, related services, parts and […]

Brynwood Adds Brands to Hometown Food

Brynwood Adds Brands to Hometown Food

Hometown Food Company, a portfolio company of Brynwood Partners, has acquired the Arrowhead Mills and SunSpire brands from The Hain Celestial Group for $15 million. Arrowhead Mills competes primarily in the organic baking and breakfast categories and its product portfolio includes baking and dessert mixes; beans, grains, and seeds; cold and hot cereals; flours; and […]

Tonka Bay Adds Thermometer Maker

Tonka Bay Adds Thermometer Maker

Engineered Specialty Products (ESP), a portfolio company of Tonka Bay, has acquired Weksler Glass Thermometer. Tonka Bay acquired ESP in December 2012 through its third fund. Weksler Glass Thermometer is a provider of temperature and pressure instruments used in the HVAC market. The company’s products, sold mainly in the Eastern US, include a full line […]

Highview and A&M Create Food Distribution Giant

Highview and A&M Create Food Distribution Giant

Highview Capital and Alvarez & Marsal Capital Partners have formed GS Foods Group to acquire Gold Star Foods from Castle Harlan and merge the company with Good Source Solutions, a current portfolio company of Highview. Gold Star is a food distributor to K-12 schools in California, Arizona and Nevada. The company serves more than 500 […]

Audax Adds Flat Ribbon Pioneer to TPC

Audax Adds Flat Ribbon Pioneer to TPC

TPC Wire & Cable (TPC), a portfolio company of Audax Private Equity, has acquired Cicoil, a manufacturer and distributor of flat cable and flat and round cable assemblies. Audax acquired TPC in May 2015 from Pfingsten Partners. Cicoil was founded in 1956 and invented the flat ribbon cable which was used in early mainframe computers […]

Palm Beach Builds C-Store Distributor

Palm Beach Builds C-Store Distributor

Palm Beach Capital has acquired Consumer Products Distributors LLC (DBA J. Polep Distribution Services) and Rachael’s Food LLC (collectively DBA J. Polep), a full-line wholesale distributor to the convenience and grocery store industry. Polep is a distributor of candy; snack items; fresh, frozen and refrigerated foods; cigarettes and cigars; and coffee products to over 6,000 […]

Alpine Closes Third Home Services Buy

Alpine Closes Third Home Services Buy

Apex Service Partners, a portfolio company of Alpine Investors, has acquired Southern Air Heating & Cooling, a provider of residential HVAC services in Louisiana and Mississippi. Apex Service Partners (ASP) was launched by Alpine in late July 2019 as a new platform to consolidate the firm’s investments in the home services sector. In June 2019, […]

CORE On Course Building Industry 4.0 Platform

CORE On Course Building Industry 4.0 Platform

Midwest Composite Technologies, a portfolio company of CORE Industrial Partners, has acquired FATHOM, a manufacturer with an expertise in 3D printing and additive manufacturing. FATHOM provides rapid prototyping and low- to high-volume production services of parts used in the consumer products, electronics, medical, automotive, aerospace, sporting goods and product design sectors. In addition to its […]

IOP Keeps Building Union

IOP Keeps Building Union

Union Corrugating Company, a portfolio company of Industrial Opportunity Partners, has acquired Oakland Metal Buildings. Oakland is a manufacturer and distributor of pre-engineered metal buildings that are used in commercial, post-frame/agricultural, and other industrial applications. Oakland’s customer base consists primarily of contractors and the company operates out of a single facility in Florence, AL with […]

Maroon Closes Tenth Specialty Chemical Add-On

Maroon Closes Tenth Specialty Chemical Add-On

Maroon Group, a portfolio company of CI Capital since July 2014, has acquired Cambrian Solutions, a Canada-based distributor of specialty ingredients and chemicals. Cambrian’s portfolio of products are used in a range of sectors including natural and organic food, health ingredients, industrial, paper, personal care, and animal nutrition. The company was founded in 1995 and […]