Olympus Partners Acquires Assured Packaging

Olympus Partners Acquires Assured Packaging

PLZ Aeroscience, a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, has acquired Assured Packaging, a custom manufacturer of aerosols. “We are excited about this add-on acquisition as it continues to leverage PLZ Aeroscience as a platform for growth in the custom aerosol packaging sector, now with a solid footing in the household and personal care market,” said […]

KPS Capital Partners Acquires ThyssenKrupp Waupaca

KPS Capital Partners Acquires ThyssenKrupp Waupaca

KPS Capital Partners announced today that, through a newly formed company, W Foundry International, it has entered into an agreement to acquire ThyssenKrupp Waupaca, an iron foundry company, from ThyssenKrupp Budd Company. ThyssenKrupp Waupaca will be renamed Waupaca Foundry, Inc. upon closing of the transaction which is expected in the second quarter of 2012. Financing […]

Avista Capital Partners Acquires Top-Co

Avista Capital Partners Acquires Top-Co

Avista Capital Partners announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Top-Co, a designer and manufacturer of specialized casing cementing products used in the drilling and completion of oil, natural gas and geothermal wells. Top-Co designs and manufactures float equipment and mechanical cementing products, including centralizers and casing accessories primarily for use in […]

Topspin LBO and AUA Private Equity Invest in Brighter Dental Care

Topspin LBO and AUA Private Equity Invest in Brighter Dental Care

Topspin LBO and AUA Private Equity announced today that they have invested in Brighter Dental Care, a regional dental practice management company.  Topspin and AUA partnered with the existing owner-operators of the company, brothers Scott and Todd Singer, who will continue to manage the company going forward. Brighter Dental Care’s affiliated dental practices provide comprehensive, […]

Platinum Equity Acquires Third Party Logistics Business of Caterpillar

Platinum Equity Acquires Third Party Logistics Business of Caterpillar

Caterpillar has announced that it has signed an agreement for Platinum Equity to acquire a 65 percent equity stake in Caterpillar Logistics Services LLC, the third party logistics division of its wholly owned subsidiary, Caterpillar Logistics Inc.  The transaction is valued at approximately $750 million. Under the terms of the agreement, Caterpillar would retain a […]

Sun Capital Partners Acquires Enterprise Wireless Communications Business of Polycom

Sun Capital Partners Acquires Enterprise Wireless Communications Business of Polycom

Sun Capital Partners today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the Enterprise Wireless Communications business of Polycom, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLCM) operating under the SpectraLink and KIRK telecom brands. The transaction is valued at approximately $110 million. “The acquisition of the SpectraLink and KIRK telecom brands highlights Sun Capital’s interest in acquiring platform […]

Silver Lake Sumeru and Essex Woodlands Acquire MEDSEEK

Silver Lake Sumeru and Essex Woodlands Acquire MEDSEEK

MEDSEEK, a provider of online patient engagement software for healthcare organizations, announced today that Silver Lake Sumeru, Essex Woodlands and MEDSEEK management have signed an agreement to acquire the company. MEDSEEK’s software platform helps healthcare organizations attract and retain patients and improves patient experience and care through enhanced patient-doctor communication and information accessibility.  Founded in […]

Prospect Partners Invests in Landmark Irrigation

Prospect Partners Invests in Landmark Irrigation

Prospect Partners today announced the management-led recapitalization of Landmark Irrigation, a provider of custom agricultural irrigation systems.  Landmark Irrigation becomes the third portfolio company of the firm’s third fund. Landmark Irrigation designs, supplies, installs, and services agricultural irrigation systems for Central California farmers across a range of farm sizes and crop varieties. The company was […]