Croft & Bender Transactions

NameBusiness DescriptionTransaction Description
AmerCareProvides disposable protective gloves to the foodservice, healthcare and janitorial markets Recapitalized by HCI Equity Partners
AmpadProvides paper-based office productsSold to Esselte
ApyronProvider of technologies to remove contaminants from water and air in a wide range of applications Raised capital from a private investor group
BSC IndustriesManufacturer of custom envelopes, bind-in order forms, and direct mail materialsRaised capital from a private investor group
BuilderwayOwns and operatres a chain of building materials dealers in the Carolinas and GeorgiaSold to Pelican Companies, Inc.
Cameron & BarkleyDistributes industrial, electrical, and power transmission supplilesSold to Hagemeyer P.P.S. North America
CanterburySupplies engineered metal replacement parts for plastic and rubber product manunfacturersRecapitalized by Azalea Capital
Canterbury/CanGenSupplies engineered metal replacement parts for plastic and rubber product manunfacturersRecapitalized by CHB Capital Partners
Columbia LumberSupplies building materialsSold to Carolina Holdings
CoolrayProvides HVAC service and installationSold to ServiCenter USA, Inc.
CooperSmithOperating eight bakeries in the South, Southeast, and NortheastSold to The Earthgrains Co.
DTL TransportationProvides transportation of time and temperature sensitive coargoRecapitalized by L&R Acquisition Corp., Nancy Creek Capital, and Peachtree Equity
InstawaresDistributes food service equipment and suppliesSold controlling interests to ITC Holding Company
JR HobbsDesigns and installs HVAC systems for the multi-family housing industrySold to Roher Capital Group, LLC
Juniper LandscapingLeading provider of landscaping services to commercial customers Recapitalized by ZS Fund
La-Man CorporationManufacturer of accessory products for compressor air lines, as well as specialized signageRaised capital from Renaissance Capital Group
Morris-FlamingoManufactures and distributes hair care and related productsSold to The Stephan Company
National Services IndustriesProvides textile rental and envelope manufacturing servicesSold Techno-Aide division to BSC LLC
Ply-MartsSupplies building materials to single family homebuilders in the SoutheastRaised capital from Bank of America and Wachovia
PNA Construction TechnologiesManufactures and supplies patented concrete flooring productsSold to llinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW)
PODSProvides moving and portable storage for consumers and corporationsAcquired multiple franchisee markets
Prestige Gunite and Prestige/AB Ready MixProvides swimming pool gunite and installation services, as well as ready-mixed concreteSold to Votorantim
R.S. AndrewsProvides HVAC, electrical, and plumbing installation and repair servicesRaised capital from a private investor group
R.S. AndrewsProvides HVAC, electrical, and plumbing installation and repair servicesSold to Kansas City Power and Light
Safe-StartDistributes batteries and related productsSold to a strategic buyer
SEI GroupOperates as an installer of insulation and other building productsAcquired by Narrow Gauge Capital
Techno-AideManufactures a wide variety of accessory products for the medical imaging industrySold to Techno-Aide division of BSC to Hudson Valley Capital Partners
TensarProvides specialty products serving the earthwork construction site development industrySold to Arcapita
The Erosion CompanyProvides erosion control and related site services to the construction industry.Recapitalized by Tecum Equity
The Home Depot/Harris ResearchFranchisor of business, commercial, and in-home consumer servicesSold Harris Research division of The Home Depot to Baird Capital Partners
Transportation Safety Technologies (TST)Manufactures electronic components for specialty commercial vehiclesSold to Riverside Manufacturing
USPackProvides asset-light, same-day delivery and last mile logistics servicesRecapitalized by NewSpring Capital
VNS CorporationSupplies and manufactures building productsAcquired by Building Materials Holding Corporation (BMC)