Genstar-backed Pretium buys Custom Blow Molding

By Iris Dorbian — 15 hours ago

Pretium Packaging, a portfolio company of Genstar Capital, has acquired Escondido, California-based Custom Blow Molding, a provider of plastic containers for the sports nutrition market. No financial terms were disclosed. Mesirow Financial advised CBM on the transaction.

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Font giant Monotype acquires startup Olapic

By Eamon Murphy — 2 days ago

Digital typesetting and typeface design firm Monotype agreed to acquire venture-backed Olapic for about $130 million. Olapic provides a marketing platform that helps brands collect and utilize content created by social media users.

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Pediatric Therapy buys AlphaVista Services

By Luisa Beltran — 2 days ago

Pediatric Therapy Services, a portfolio company of Shore Capital Partners, has recapitalized AlphaVista Services. Financial terms weren’t announced. AlphaVista provides speech language pathology, occupational therapy, special education, school psychology and related services to a variety of public school districts and private learning centers. CHILDS Advisory Partners provided buy-side acquisition services to PTS and Shore Capital. McDermott Will & Emery LLP and Winston & Strawn LLP provided legal advice.

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Spectrum to sell MedHOK to Hearst

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

Spectrum Equity is selling MedHOK to Hearst Business Media. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Tampa, Florida, MedHOK is a provider of software-as-a-service solutions for health plans.

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PE-backed Vantage Specialty Chemicals to acquire Mallet

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

Jordan Company-backed Vantage Specialty Chemicals Inc has agreed to buy Mallet and Company Inc, a portfolio company of ICV Partners. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Pennsylvania, Mallet is a provider of baking release agents in North America. William Blair & Company LLC provided financial advice to Mallet on the transaction.

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PE-backed Colibri invests in STC

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

The Colibri Group, which is backed by Quad-C Management, has made an undisclosed investment in Securities Training Corp. Berkery Noyes served as financial adviser to STC on the transaction. Based in New York City, STC is a provider of financial examination training.

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PE-backed H-D buys Numeric

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

H-D Advanced Manufacturing Company, which is backed by The Riverside Company, Hicks Equity Partners and Weinberg Capital Group, has acquired Numeric Machine Company. No financial terms were disclosed. Edmonton, Alberta-based Numeric provides machining services for the oil and gas and mining industries.

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MenschDanke Group buys VC-backed Versus.com

By Iris Dorbian — 3 days ago

MenschDanke Group has acquired Berlin-based product comparison platform Versus.com. No financial terms were disclosed. Versus.com’s backers included Earlybird Venture Capital, Dave McClure of 500 Startups and High-Tech Gründerfonds.

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