BlueArc and Merit Exit Choice Adhesives

BlueArc and Merit Exit Choice Adhesives

BlueArc Capital Partners and Merit Capital have completed the sale of Choice Adhesives to Innovative Chemical Products Group, a portfolio company of Audax. Choice Adhesives is a maker of solvent-based, water-based, and hot melt adhesives and sealants. The Cincinnati-headquartered company’s products are used in the roofing, kitchen and bath, flooring, footwear, high-pressure laminate, furniture, recreational […]

Arsenal Closes Sixth Meridian Buy

Arsenal Closes Sixth Meridian Buy

Meridian Adhesives Group, a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners, has closed its sixth acquisition with the buy of Epoxies, Etc. Epoxies, Etc. is a manufacturer and formulator of specialty epoxies, urethanes, silicones and UV curable systems, including adhesives, potting compounds and coatings. The company’s products are used widely to protect, insulate, and conceal circuitry, […]

American Securities Exits Royal Adhesives

American Securities Exits Royal Adhesives

American Securities has completed the sale of Royal Adhesives & Sealants to publicly-traded H.B. Fuller Company for approximately $1.6 billion. Royal has been a portfolio company of American Securities since June 2015 when the company was acquired from Arsenal Capital Partners. Royal Adhesives & Sealants is a producer of proprietary, high-performance adhesives and sealants and […]