Trive Invests in NutriFresh Services

Trive Invests in NutriFresh Services

Trive Capital has made an investment in NutriFresh Services, a cold-chain logistics services provider. NutriFresh’s portfolio of services includes frozen and cold storage, kit assembly, and parcel shipping optimization and coordination. Customers of the company include e-commerce based direct-to-consumer food and beverage brands. NutriFresh operates a 140,000 sq. ft. storage facility near New York City […]

Dunes Point Keeps Busy, Enters Label Making Sector

Dunes Point Keeps Busy, Enters Label Making Sector

Dunes Point Capital has formed Premium Label & Packaging Solutions to acquire Overnight Labels. Overnight Labels is a maker of pressure-sensitive labels and shrink sleeves; flexible films for bags and pouches; instant redemption coupons; and peel-back labels. The company’s services include prototyping and pre-production sample production, digital printing for smaller product volumes as well as […]

Platinum Acquires Healthcare Products Distributor

Platinum Acquires Healthcare Products Distributor

Platinum Equity has acquired NDC, a distributor of consumable healthcare supplies, from Court Square Capital Partners. Court Square acquired NDC in February 2016 from Silver Oak Services Partners. NDC is a distributor of branded and private label supplies to the healthcare industry with specializations in the medical, dental, physical therapy, long-term care, homecare and specialty […]

Thompson Street Stays Hungry

Thompson Street Stays Hungry

Thompson Street Capital Partners (TSCP) has acquired Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, a franchisor of fast-casual restaurants. As the chain’s name implies, Freddy’s restaurants feature steakburgers, shoestring fries, and frozen custard. Freddy’s was founded in 2002 in Wichita, Kansas by restaurateur Scott Redler and brothers Bill and Randy Simon, whose father, Freddy Simon was the […]

Kinderhook Buys Truck Accessory Maker

Kinderhook Buys Truck Accessory Maker

Kinderhook Industries has acquired LAUB Holdings (DBA Leonard) from Copeley Capital. Leonard is a manufacturer and specialty retailer of truck accessories, trailers, and sheds with 59 retail locations in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, and Tennessee. Leonard’s sheds are manufactured at the company’s Mount Airy, North Carolina headquarters and its trailers are manufactured […]

Infinite Electronics Switches Sponsors

Infinite Electronics Switches Sponsors

Infinite Electronics, a distributor of electronic components and cable assemblies and a portfolio company of Genstar Capital, has been acquired by Warburg Pincus. Infinite’s components, assemblies, and wired/wireless products are sold under a variety of company-owned brand names including Pasternack, Fairview Microwave, L-com, PolyPhaser, and Integra Optics. Infinite Electronics is led by CEO Penny Cotner […]

Blue Wolf Buys Caster Maker from Sentinel

Blue Wolf Buys Caster Maker from Sentinel

Blue Wolf Capital Partners has acquired the Colson Group, a maker of caster and wheel products from Sentinel Capital. Sentinel acquired Colson from various Pritzker family trusts in April 2012. Jay and Bob Pritzker originally acquired Colson in 1953. Colson Group is one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of casters and wheels in the […]

Cerberus and Koch Join up to Acquire PQ Performance Chemicals

Cerberus and Koch Join up to Acquire PQ Performance Chemicals

Cerberus Capital Management and Koch Minerals & Trading have partnered to acquire the performance chemicals business of publicly traded PQ Group for approximately $1.1 billion. PQ’s performance chemicals unit (PQPC) is a producer of sodium, potassium and lithium silicates, and zeolites, also known as aluminosilicates. Sodium silicate, also known as waterglass, is an inorganic chemical made […]

Arcline Buys First Fund II Platform

Arcline Buys First Fund II Platform

Arcline Investment Management has acquired ChargePoint Technology from UK mid-market private equity firm LDC. ChargePoint manufactures and supplies containment and sterile transfer valves that are used to handle highly potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (HPAPIs) and sterile drug products by pharmaceutical and chemicals companies that manufacture medicines and vaccines. ChargePoint’s products include multi-use and single-use split […]

Vance Street Forms Spectra, Looks to Consolidate C4ISR Sector

Vance Street Forms Spectra, Looks to Consolidate C4ISR Sector

Vance Street Capital has formed Spectra A&D Holdings to acquire and merge three aerospace and defense technology companies. The three acquired businesses include Las Cruces, New Mexico-based Calculex; and Alpharetta, Georgia-based Argon Corporation and FDS Avionics. Together these companies design and manufacturer avionics and electronics that record, process, route, and display data used in aerospace […]