Bertram Capital Exits Author Solutions

Bertram Capital Exits Author Solutions

Bertram Capital announced today the sale of Author Solutions, a provider of professional self-publishing services, to Pearson plc, the parent of Penguin Books Ltd, one of the largest traditional book publishers in the world, for $116 million in cash. The sale of Author Solutions marks Bertram Capital’s third portfolio company exit in the last nine […]

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Exits Sally Beauty

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Exits Sally Beauty

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice today announced total proceeds of $1.9 billion from its 2006 investment in Sally Beauty Holdings. Including a secondary offering completed today, CD&R has sold all of its 86 million Sally common shares in four underwritten offerings in October 2011, February 2012, May 2012 and July 2012, and a share repurchase by […]

CVC Capital and Standard Chartered Exit Infastech

CVC Capital and Standard Chartered Exit Infastech

Stanley Black & Decker announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Infastech, a manufacturer and distributor of specialty engineered fasteners, from CVC Capital Partners and Standard Chartered Private Equity Limited for $850 million in cash. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2012. Infastech designs, manufactures and […]

Sentinel Capital Partners Exits LTI Boyd

Sentinel Capital Partners Exits LTI Boyd

Sentinel Capital Partners announced today the sale of LTI Boyd, a manufacturer and supplier of high performance, custom engineered components for large, multinational OEMs. During Sentinel’s ownership, LTI Boyd’s revenue increased nearly five-fold through organic growth and the completion of three acquisitions. “We are extremely pleased with LTI Boyd’s performance,” said John McCormack, Senior Partner […]

High Street and Greyrock Exit Data Source

High Street and Greyrock Exit Data Source

High Street Capital and Greyrock Capital Group have announced the sale of DSI/Data Source, a business process outsourcing service organization, to Inverness Graham Investments. Data Source is a business process outsourcing service organization that provides document design and distribution and other “back-office” services to multi-location businesses such as commercial franchises, auto dealerships, retail insurance, branded […]

Century Park Capital Partners Exits Eckler’s

Century Park Capital Partners Exits Eckler’s

Century Park Capital Partners has completed the sale of its portfolio company Eckler’s, multichannel retailer of aftermarket parts for predominantly classic cars, to Baird Capital Partners. Eckler’s was acquired in June of 2006 by Century Park Capital Partners. “We are very proud of what the Eckler’s team has been able to accomplish, which was to […]

BV Investment Partners Exits Northstar Travel Media

BV Investment Partners Exits Northstar Travel Media

BV Investment Partners has announced the sale of its portfolio company Northstar Travel Media, a business-to-business information company serving the travel and meeting industries, to The Wicks Group of Companies. This is the fourth exit in 2012 for BV Investment Partners. “BV’s expertise in the business and information services sector proved pivotal as we worked […]

Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company Exits OakRiver Technology

Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company Exits OakRiver Technology

It was announced today that Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company has sold its portfolio company OakRiver Technology, a manufacturer of automation equipment, to PaR Systems. OakRiver Technology is now part of the new PaR Life Science and Process Automation group and will serve as a platform to lead PaR Systems’ expansion in the life sciences […]

Falfurrias Capital Partners Exits UC Synergetic

Falfurrias Capital Partners Exits UC Synergetic

Falfurrias Capital Partners announced today that it has signed an agreement to sell its ownership interest in UC Synergetic, a provider of energy and communications engineering, consulting and technical services, to a subsidiary of Pike Electric Corporation. “Falfurrias has been an exceptional partner for our company, from both a strategic and a financial perspective,” said […]

Industrial Growth Partners Exits Xaloy Superior Holdings

Industrial Growth Partners Exits Xaloy Superior Holdings

Nordson Corporation announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Xaloy Superior Holdings, a portfolio company of Industrial Growth Partners and a manufacturer of melt delivery components for injection and extrusion machinery. Xaloy is a provider of highly engineered, function-critical plastic processing wear components and ancillary equipment used in injection and extrusion machinery in […]