Thompson Street Capital Partners Acquires Allied 100

Thompson Street Capital Partners Acquires Allied 100

It was announced today that Thompson Street Capital Partners has acquired Allied 100, a distributor and on-line retailer of automated external defibrillators. Allied 100 is a value added distributor and on-line retailer of automated external defibrillators (“AEDs”), AED supplies, accessories and complementary products. The company is based in Woodruff, WI (www.AEDSuperstore.com). Greene Holcomb & Fisher […]

Cortec Acquires YETI Coolers

Cortec Acquires YETI Coolers

Cortec Group announced today that it has acquired YETI Coolers, a designer and marketer of ice chests and coolers, in partnership with YETI’s founders, Roy and Ryan Seiders. The YETI acquisition represents Cortec Fund V’s first platform investment. Cortec Fund V had its final closing in 2011 with $620 million in total committed capital. “We […]

Cotton Creek Capital Acquires Chain Electric Company

Cotton Creek Capital Acquires Chain Electric Company

Cotton Creek Capital announced today the recapitalization of Chain Electric Company, a regional provider of power line installation and maintenance services. The investment by Cotton Creek, through its latest private equity fund, Cotton Creek Capital Partners II, L.P., will be made in conjunction with the Chain family who will remain significant shareholders in the company. […]

Larsen MacColl Partners Acquires Kinard Trucking

Larsen MacColl Partners Acquires Kinard Trucking

A & S Services Group, a logistics services provider and a portfolio company of Larsen MacColl Partners, announced today that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Kinard Trucking. “We are growing aggressively in the Mid-Atlantic region, looking for additional acquisitions and recruiting to add to our professional driving staff,” said A&S President […]

Huron Capital Partners Invests in Bloomer Plastics

Huron Capital Partners Invests in Bloomer Plastics

Huron Capital Partners announced today that it has recapitalized Bloomer Plastics. Huron has partnered with Bloomer’s management in a transaction that will provide capital to fund Bloomer’s national expansion plans and broaden its product development and customer service capabilities. The Bloomer investment builds on Huron’s expertise in the specialty chemical, adhesives and films industry. This […]

Evergreen Pacific Partners Acquires Thermal Dynamics

Evergreen Pacific Partners Acquires Thermal Dynamics

Evergreen Pacific Partners announced today that it has acquired Thermal Dynamics, a supplier of heat exchangers for the automotive, truck, motorcycles, and military equipment industries. The Thermal Dynamics’ senior management team will remain in place and work with Evergreen to expand market share and continue the development of new products. “We’re proud to back such […]

Centerbridge Acquires Wastequip

Centerbridge Acquires Wastequip

Wastequip, a manufacturer of waste and recycling equipment, announced today that it has completed the recapitalization of its balance sheet and is now majority owned by Centerbridge Partners. As a result of the recapitalization, Wastequip has eliminated over $550 million of debt, reduced its annual interest expense by over 80 percent, and obtained a new […]

Clearview Capital Acquires Battenfeld Technologies

Clearview Capital Acquires Battenfeld Technologies

Clearview Capital announced today the acquisition, in partnership with management, of Battenfeld Technologies, a supplier of shooting and hunting accessories. “We are extremely excited about the future growth of Battenfeld. We have always been committed to designing high quality, innovative products and look forward to continuing that legacy as a part of the Clearview Capital […]

LLR Partners Invests in Ultimus

LLR Partners Invests in Ultimus

LLR Partners today announced an investment in Ultimus Fund Solutions, a provider of accounting and administrative services to mutual funds. The co-founders of Ultimus, Bob Dorsey and Mark Seger, will maintain control of the company and use the growth capital to expand the business. Ultimus is one of the largest independent providers of fund accounting, […]

Water Street Healthcare Partners Exits OraPharma

Water Street Healthcare Partners Exits OraPharma

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International announced today that it has agreed to acquire OraPharma, a specialty oral health company and a portfolio company of Water Street Healthcare Partners. Total consideration is approximately $312 million and up to $114 million in potential contingent payments based on certain milestones, including revenue targets. As of March 31st, 2012 OraPharma’s trailing […]