O2 Invests in Frontier Dental Laboratories

O2 Invests in Frontier Dental Laboratories

O2 Investment Partners has acquired Frontier Dental Laboratories, a maker of dental prosthetics. Frontier Dental Laboratories is a full service, multi-site dental laboratory that provides high-end dental prosthetics, removable dental products and implants primarily for the cosmetic dentistry industry. The company’s products include full arch and multi-unit anterior crowns and bridges, veneers, single and multi-posterior […]

Platform Buys Perrin Manufacturing

Platform Buys Perrin Manufacturing

Platform Capital has acquired Perrin Manufacturing including its subsidiaries Dynasys and Tridako Energy Systems. Perrin Manufacturing designs, tests and builds HVAC and auxiliary power systems for off-road, heavy-duty vehicles. The company’s heating and cooling systems are used in earth movers, skid steers, tree mulchers, broom sweepers, tractors, sprayers, road pavers, loaders, road graders and other […]

OpenGate Acquires Specialty Tapes Maker

OpenGate Acquires Specialty Tapes Maker

OpenGate Capital has acquired Duraco Specialty Tapes from UK-based Essentra plc. Duraco is a business-to-business manufacturer of specialty tapes which are used in point-of-purchase displays, appliances, transit packaging, construction, signage, and HVAC applications. Duraco’s application-specific tapes are considered alternatives to mechanical fasteners and traditional glues and offer better adhesion and efficiencies in customer’s assembly operations. […]

Partners Group Buys Blue River PetCare

Partners Group Buys Blue River PetCare

Partners Group has acquired Blue River PetCare, a US-based operator of veterinary hospitals for companion animals. Blue River manages a network of over 90 general practice hospitals and more than 300 veterinarians across 23 states in the US. The company was founded in 2009 by CEO Dan Blumenthal (a former managing partner at private equity […]

Aterian Carves Out Chicken and Turkey Biz

Aterian Carves Out Chicken and Turkey Biz

Aterian Investment Partners has acquired Hain Pure Protein for $80 million in a carve-out transaction from The Hain Celestial Group. Hain Pure Protein is comprised of two businesses, Empire Kosher and FreeBird. Mifflintown, PA-based Empire Kosher (EK), founded in 1938, is the largest fresh kosher poultry (chicken and turkey) provider in the United States and […]

Mill Point Takes Pioneer Transformers

Mill Point Takes Pioneer Transformers

Pioneer Power Solutions has agreed to sell its power transformer divisions (Pioneer Transformers) to Mill Point Capital for $60.5 million in cash and a $5 million seller’s note. Pioneer Transformers engineers, designs and assembles specialty electrical transformers for utility, industrial, commercial, renewable energy and data center market applications. The company provides both liquid-filled and dry-type […]

Dunes Point Buys Unified Door

Dunes Point Buys Unified Door

Dunes Point Capital has acquired Unified Door and Hardware Group. The investment in Unified was made through the firm’s second fund. Unified is a distributor of doors and hardware to the commercial, multi-family, healthcare, hospitality, government, education, public, and industrial end market sectors. The company has 15 locations in 10 states and employs approximately 500 […]

Arlington Acquires Riverpoint Medical

Arlington Acquires Riverpoint Medical

Arlington Capital Partners has acquired Riverpoint Medical. The investment in Riverpoint marks the first transaction for Arlington’s $1.7 billion fifth fund, which closed earlier this week. Riverpoint Medical is a developer, designer, and manufacturer of medical devices focused on bio-medical textile technologies. The company specializes in bio-absorbable and non-absorbable sutures for the surgical and animal […]

Incline Acquires Brown & Joseph

Incline Acquires Brown & Joseph

Incline Equity Partners has acquired Brown & Joseph, a provider of commercial accounts receivable management services, from LaSalle Capital which first invested in the company in March 2018. Brown & Joseph specializes in business-to-business third-party collection services while also providing first-party collections and insurance premium audits. The company is led by CEO Mark Schabel and […]

MPE Acquires Paint Booth Maker

MPE Acquires Paint Booth Maker

MPE Partners has acquired Garmat USA, a designer and manufacturer of paint booths, finishing systems, and accessories that are used in the automotive collision repair and industrial sectors. Garmat USA sells its products to national, multi-site operators as well as independent repair shops through a nationwide network of independent distributors that are also responsible for […]