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Year Platform Acquired Platform Company Business Description Number of Add-on Acquisitions Annual Sales at Acquisition
($ in millions)
Annual Sales at Exit
($ in millions)
Hold Period
(in years)
Apparel

1999

Alpha Shirt Company

Wholesaler and designer/importer of imprintable sportswear sold to embroiders and screenprinters

2

$250

$440

4.4

2004

Augusta Sportswear Group

Designer, manufacturer, and distributor of athletic-oriented apparel, team uniforms, sportswear and related accessories

2

$79

$200

3.1

Automotive Aftermarket

1998

America's Body Company

Manufacturer and distributor/upfitter of commercial truck bodies and equipment for vehicle OEMs, major leasing companies, corporate fleets, government and truck dealers

4

$115

$160

8.0

1998

Highland Group Industries

Manufacturer and distributor of automotive aftermarket accessories sold to automotive retailers, mass merchants, catalog and OEMs

0

$20

$50

5.1

2005

Transtar Industries

Distributor and remanufacturer of automotive aftermarket transmission repair parts and manufacturer of automotive refinishing products

3

$246

$490

5.3

2011

Lund International

Designer, manufacturer and marketer of branded automotive aftermarket accessories

0

$100

3.6

Building Products

1985

Star Manufacturing Company

Manufacturer of pre-engineered metal commercial and industrial buildings

2

$22

$95

2.8

1992

Care-Free Windows

Manufacturer of residential vinyl-framed windows and doors for replacement, new construction and manufactured housing markets

5

$33

$140

6.0

2000

Adorn, Inc.

Manufacturer of laminated wall panels, molding and hardwood cabinet doors and components for manufactured housing and recreational vehicles

3

$100

$240

7.3

2001

PGT Industries

Manufacturer of custom/engineered aluminum and vinyl windows, doors and patio enclosures for residential and commercial markets

1

$120

$220

3.0

2002

Eagle Window & Door

Manufacturer of premium quality aluminum-clad wood windows and doors for high-end residential and commercial construction applications

0

$80

$130

3.0

2003

Royal Baths Manufacturing Company, Ltd.

Manufacturer of acrylic and cultured marble bathroom products

0

$35

$35

9.9

2004

Alenco Windows

Manufacturer of residential aluminum and vinyl windows and doors serving both new construction and replacement/remodeling applications

0

$95

$130

1.8

Business Services

1996

Diversco Holdings, Inc.

Provider of janitorial, maintenance, sanitation and security services

1

$60

$80

13.7

1998

Personnel Management, Inc.

Provider of industrial staffing services

3

$95

$139

9.8

Capital Equipment

1984

Somerset Technologies

Manufacturer of equipment for the paper printing and plastics industries

0

$30

N/A

13.6

Consumer Products

1995

Liberty Safe & Security Products

Manufacturer and distributor of residential gun and home safes

1

$18

$40

4.1

2004

The Home Decor Companies

Provider of wall decor, lamps, decorative pillows, throw blankets, accent furniture and accessories

3

$110

$220

10.1

2004

U-Line Corporation

Manufacturer of branded undercounter ice making and refrigeration appliances

0

$55

$61

10.5

2006

Harden Manufacturing

Manufacturer and importer of promotional and wood furniture

1

$77

$39

8.0

2006

Stanton Carpet Corporation

Designer, marketer and wholesaler of branded soft floor coverings

3

$53

$61

6.0

2007

Transpac Inc.

Designer, importer, and distributor of gift and seasonal products

0

$50

$32

8.5

Direct Marketing

2002

Potpourri Holdings, Inc.

Collection of national multi-title catalogs for gifts, home décor, casual apparel, jewelry, educational games and crafts

2

$120

$160

2.8

2006

Overton's

Direct marketer of specialty water sports and related marine accessories

0

$90

$90

1.8

Distribution

1996

The Tranzonic Companies

Converter and distributor of consumable personal care, cleaning and MRO products

5

$137

$116

15.5

2012

Stag-Parkway, Inc.

Aftermarket distributor of recreational vehicle (RV) parts and accessories

0

$180

$187

1.8

Educational Products

2003

Neff Motivation, Inc.

Manufacturer and marketer of motivational award and apparel products

0

$36

$37

4.1

Food & Beverage

2009

Spartan Foods of America

Manufacturer of shelf-stable branded pizza crusts sold to retail markets

1

$50

$38

5.5

2010

Eatem Foods Company

Developer and producer of premium traditional, natural and organic savory flavor systems

0

$40

$50

5.7

Health Care

2011

NeuroTherm, Inc.

Developer, manufacturer and provider of medical products and services

1

$40

$52

3.5

Industrial Products

1987

Continental Metal Specialty

Manufacturer of precision metal stampings and subassemblies for automotive and office products applications (see also CMS Hartzell below)

1

$20

N/A

13.6

1988

Penn Machine Company

Manufacturer of gears and related wear parts for the mining industry and wheels for mass transit

2

$20

$35

3.2

1996

Horsburgh & Scott Company

Manufacturer of custom gears for heavy industry and replacement wear parts for the mining industry

0

$50

$65

1.8

1997

Hartzell Manufacturing

Manufacturer of injection molded and machined aluminum castings components for telecommunications and office products markets (see also CMS Hartzell below)

0

$90

N/A

3.6

1998

CMS Hartzell

Merger of Continental Metal Specialty with Hartzell to establish a leading contract manufacturer serving electronics/high technology companies

2

$110

$265

N/A

1999

Snyder Industries

Manufacturer of rotationally molded storage and transportation tanks, intermediate bulk containers and residential septic tanks for agricultural, industrial and residential applications

1

$31

$55

6.0

Packaging

1990

The Garber Company

Manufacturer of high quality folding cartons and contract specialty packaging services to leading consumer products companies

0

$50

$55

5.6

2000

Paradigm Packaging

Manufacturer of rigid plastic packaging

0

$52

$51

13.0

Retail Display Accessories

1999

Fasteners for Retail

Manufacturer of point-of-purchase retail shelving and display accessories

2

$46

$95

4.4