- Commercial door hardware
- Natural and man-made stone construction materials
- Specialty plate steel
- Bakery products
- Convenience home hardware
- Craft brewery and winery supplies
- K-12 textbooks and related literature
- Snack food copacking services
- Tropical fish, birds, and other small animals
- Car wash equipment and supplies
- Computers and peripherals
- Direct mail production and distribution
- Janitorial and cleaning supplies
- Safety, industrial, and environmental supplies
- Cutting tools
- Fasteners and MRO supplies
- Motor repair products
Note: Some transactions were completed by principals while employed by previous firms.
JanSan and Foodservice Supplies
South Jersey Paper Products Sold to BradyIFS, a Portfolio Company of Kelso & Company
South Jersey Paper Products, Inc.
South Jersey Paper, operating as SupplyitAll, serves restaurant, hospitality, healthcare, education, entertainment, retail, office, and government customers in the northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions. SupplyitAll provides foodservice disposables, janitorial equipment and supplies, restaurant equipment and supplies, industrial specialty supplies, hospitality products, office and breakroom products, and equipment repair services.
Sold to BradyIFS, a portfolio company of Kelso & Company.
Bell, CA and Las Vegas, NV
Edmar Cleaning Sold to Imperial Dade, a Portfolio Company of Audax Group
Edmar Cleaning Corporation
Founded in 1973 and located in Woodside, New York, Edmar is a leading provider of janitorial supplies and related cleaning equipment repair services to customers in the Tri-State area. Edmar’s comprehensive product portfolio includes trash bags, cleaners, soaps, degreasers, and heavy-duty cleaning and maintenance equipment.
Sold to Imperial Dade, a portfolio company of Audax Group
Jersey City, NJ
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
Decorative Stone Distributor
Luck Stone Center Divestiture
Luck Stone Center
Founded in 1976, Luck Stone Center, an operating division of Luck Companies, is a supplier of natural and manufactured architectural stone products, accessories, and related services for residential and commercial applications throughout the mid-Atlantic region. The company operates seven stone centers and two fabrication workshops in Virginia and North Carolina. Luck Stone Center’s trade-focused customers include masons, builders, installers, and landscapers.
Divestiture to multiple buyers