Mergers & Acquisitions

Pixelle to Acquire Appvion’s Specialty Papers Business
February 16, 2021 at 7:47 pm

Pixelle Specialty Solutions LLC, a manufacturer of specialty papers in North America, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the carbonless rolls and security papers business of Appvion Operations Inc. The transaction is expected to close in April 2021 and will not include any Appvion production assets...

S&S Activewear Acquired by Private Equity Firm
January 26, 2021 at 8:25 pm

S&S Activewear and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) announced a new partnership in which CD&R-managed funds will invest alongside current owners and management to acquire S&S Activewear, a leading North American distributor of imprintable apparel and accessories...

Smart Source Acquires Grandflow Inc.
January 19, 2021 at 8:51 pm

Smart Source, Suwanee, Ga., has acquired the majority of assets of Grandflow Inc., Livermore, Calif. Grandflow was founded in 1973 as Grand Business Forms by Carl Rusca, and offers premier document management services, along with print and promotional products, to its clients...

Ennis Inc. Acquires Assets of InfoSeal LLC
January 5, 2021 at 1:32 am

Ennis Inc. closed out the year by closing a deal. Effective Dec. 31, 2020, one of the Midlothian, Texas-based supplier’s wholly owned subsidiaries acquired the assets and assumed some liabilities of Roanoke, Virginia-based InfoSeal LLC...

Koozie Group (previously BIC Graphic) Acquires IMAGEN Brands
January 5, 2021 at 12:43 am

Koozie Group (previously BIC Graphic North America), a portfolio company of H.I.G. Capital, has announced the completion of the acquisition of IMAGEN Brands with the support of H.I.G. IMAGEN Brands, whose companies include Vitronic and Crown, is a...