Mason Wells Sells Aquion to Pentair

Mason Wells Sells Aquion to Pentair

Mason Wells has sold Aquion, a water treatment equipment company, to publicly-traded Pentair for $160 million in cash. Mason Wells acquired Aquion through its third fund in December 2013 from Ares Capital. Aquion, with annual revenues of approximately $72 million, is a manufacturer of water treatment equipment and water quality products including water conditioners and […]

Arlington Capital Sells Endeavor Robotics

Arlington Capital Sells Endeavor Robotics

Arlington Capital Partners has agreed to sell Endeavor Robotics to publicly-traded FLIR Systems for $385 million. In April 2016, Arlington Capital formed Endeavor Robotics to acquire the defense and security business of publicly-traded iRobot Corporation for $45 million and an undisclosed post-closing contingent payment based on the achievement of certain operating milestones. At the time […]

Mason Wells Sells Eddy to Insight

Mason Wells Sells Eddy to Insight

Mason Wells has sold Eddy Foods (DBA Eddy Packing), a processor of smoked, cooked and fresh pork, beef and poultry products, to Insight Equity. Mason Wells acquired Eddy Packing in January 2012 through its $525 million third fund. Eddy Packing’s branded and private label products include barbeque meats (beef, pork, chicken and turkey), marinated meats […]

H.I.G. Closes Sale of Caraustar to Greif

H.I.G. Closes Sale of Caraustar to Greif

H.I.G. Capital has completed the sale of Caraustar Industries to publicly-traded Greif for $1.8 billion. Caraustar is one of North America’s largest integrated manufacturers and converters of 100% recycled paperboard and converted paperboard products. Caraustar serves end-use markets in tube and core, folding carton, gypsum facing paper and specialty paperboard products. Caraustar has more than […]

After 27 Add-Ons, CI Exits Tech Air

After 27 Add-Ons, CI Exits Tech Air

CI Capital Partners has agreed to sell Tech Air to Airgas, a subsidiary of Paris-based Air Liquide. Tech Air is a packager and distributor of industrial, medical and specialty gases, welding equipment and supplies.  The company has more than 45,000 customers that operate across a range of industries and operates through 50 branch and fill […]

Brown Brothers Harriman Sells KabaFusion

Brown Brothers Harriman Sells KabaFusion

BBH Capital Partners (BBHCP) has sold its ownership interest in KabaFusion, a provider of acute and specialty home infusion services, to Pritzker Private Capital. BBHCP is a private equity fund sponsored by Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. KabaFusion operates seven fully accredited specialty pharmacies located in California, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Texas […]

Eureka Sells West Academic

Eureka Sells West Academic

Eureka Equity Partners has sold West Academic Publishing, a provider of learning materials for the law school market, to Levine Leichtman Capital Partners. West Academic provides legal textbooks, casebooks, study guides and other course-related materials in both print and digital media formats for law school faculty and students in the United States. The company provides […]

Cortec Sells Barcodes to Odyssey

Cortec Sells Barcodes to Odyssey

Cortec Group has sold BC Group Holdings to Odyssey Investment Partners. Cortec formed BC Group Holdings in November 2012 to acquire Barcodes, a distributor of automatic identification capture products. Today, Barcodes is a distributor of automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) products and services such as barcode scanners, mobile computers, label printers, point-of-sale systems, and […]

Arsenal Sells Elite Comfort to Leggett & Platt

Arsenal Sells Elite Comfort to Leggett & Platt

Arsenal Capital Partners has sold Elite Comfort Solutions to publicly-traded Leggett & Platt for $1.25 billion in cash. Elite Comfort Solutions (ECS) is a manufacturer of specialty foams and a provider of foam technologies serving the bedding and home furnishings market. The company’s products include finished mattresses sold through both traditional and online channels, mattress […]

Altas Sells Salt Producer to Kissner

Altas Sells Salt Producer to Kissner

Toronto-based Altas Partners has sold NSC Minerals, a producer of salt and calcium chloride products, to Kissner Group Holdings, a portfolio company of Metalmark Capital and Silverhawk Capital Partners. NSC is a provider of salt for de-icing, industrial, and agricultural applications. The company offers a range of bulk, industrial, and packaged products used in a […]