Apparel and Accessories
- Branded and private label headwear
- Fashionable women’s footwear
- Western lifestyle headwear and related products
Retail and Other
- Retail merchandising services
- Sign and graphics center franchisor
Food and Beverage
- Bakery products
- Confectionery and snack foods
- Electrolyte sports beverages
- Ice cream products
- Snack food copacking services
- Convenience-oriented home hardware
- Custom and semi-custom residential cabinetry
- Fragrance delivery products (candles and diffusers)
- Gift and garden products
Recreation Products and Services
- Bus and limousine transportation services
- Digital music services
- Event rental services
- Fitness clubs
- On-line sales of satellite TV services
- Marina and boatyard services
- Sports equipment (field hockey, lacrosse, and soccer)
- Tropical fish, birds, and small animal distribution
Note: Some transactions were completed by principals while employed by previous firms.
Snack Food Repackaging Services
Tech Packaging Sold to Impact Fulfillment Services, a Portfolio Company of Endeavour Capital
Tech Packaging, Inc.
Tech Packaging, Inc. is a highly trusted and valued provider of multi-pack repackaging, display assembly, and palletized loading of snack and related food products for direct-store delivery, retailer warehouses, independent distribution, and e-commerce. The company has over 600 employees across its locations, and 30 years of success and growth based on operational excellence and superior quality control.
Sold to Impact Fulfillment Services, a portfolio company of Endeavour Capital
Marina and Boatyard Services
City Marina Company Sold to Safe Harbor Marinas, a Portfolio Company of American Infrastructure Funds and Koch Industries
City Marina Company
Located on the Ashley River in historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina, the Charleston City Marina features 19,000 feet of linear dock space covering 40 acres of water. Its trademarked “”MegaDock”” extends more than 1,500 feet, and is the longest freestanding floating fuel and transient dock on the East Coast. The Ashley Fuel Dock and Bristol Marina are also on the Ashley River near the Charleston City Marina, and feature a fuel dock, 160 wet slips and 38 drive-on docks. The City Boatyard is South Carolina’s largest full-service boatyard and yacht repair facility. Located on eight acres just north of the Charleston Harbor on the Wando River, the boatyard offers refits and repairs, yacht restorations, and a 75-ton Travelift.
The Beach Company is a family owned real estate development and management firm that was founded in 1945.
Sold to Safe Harbor Marinas, a portfolio company of American Infrastructure Funds and Koch Industries
Tropical Fish, Birds, & Other Live Animals
Segrest Sold to Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT)
Founded in 1961 and headquartered near Tampa, Florida, Segrest is the largest and oldest wholesale distributor of freshwater and saltwater aquarium fish in the Western Hemisphere. In addition to ornamental fish, the company distributes small animals, birds, reptiles, aquatic plants, coral, and live rock to the $60 billion U.S. pet industry. The company’s size, global sourcing, and highly differentiated capabilities provide the scale and flexibility to effectively serve the diverse needs of over 2,100 customers annually, which include “big box” pet retailers, regional pet store chains, independent pet stores, and other wholesalers, as well as zoos, aquariums, and research institutions in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
Sold to Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ:CENT)
Walnut Creek, CA
Convenience-Oriented Home Hardware
The Faucet Queens Sold to Howard Berger Company, a Portfolio Company of Littlejohn & Co.
The Faucet Queens, Inc.
Vernon Hills, IL
PNC Equity Partners (managed by Incline Equity Partners)
Headquartered near Chicago, Faucet Queen is the leading innovator and marketer of convenience-oriented home hardware and related products serving the retail food and drug market. With a core competency in global sourcing and supply chain management, the company provides one of the broadest lines of this type of merchandise in the industry, comprising 14 distinct categories and over 500 SKUs.
Sold to Howard Berger Company, Inc., a portfolio company of Littlejohn & Co. LLC