Huron Portfolio Co Acquires Charles G. Lawson Trucking

Huron has expanded its platform company, Cardinal Agri-Logistics, with its recent acquisition of Charles G. Lawson Trucking, Inc. Lawson is headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama and is a regional provider of specialty food transportation services to the Southeast U.S., with terminal operations in Alabama, Georgia, and Louisiana.

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Huron has significantly grown its platform company, Cardinal Agri-Logistics, Inc., with its recent acquisition of Charles G. Lawson Trucking, Inc. Lawson is headquartered in Montgomery, Alabama and is a leading regional provider of specialty food transportation services to the Southeast U.S., with terminal operations in Alabama, Georgia, and Louisiana.
Lawson will complement Cardinal’s existing food transport busines, Landes Trucking, which serves grain processors throughout the Midwest. With a bigger geographic footprint and broader service offerings, Cardinal is well-positioned for growth.
Huron keeps rolling along — look for more announcements from us in the coming weeks.
About Huron Capital Partners LLC
Huron Capital is an operationally-focused private equity firm investing in lower middle-market companies. The firm invests up to $70 million to sponsor management buyouts, buy and builds, corporate spin-offs, and recapitalizations of niche manufacturing, specialty service, and value-added distribution companies having revenues up to $300 million. Huron seeks opportunities where it can help companies reach their full potential by combining its operational approach, capital, and transaction experience with proven operating executives who have the vision, experience, and commitment to grow their businesses.
Founded in 1999, Huron has acquired or invested in 59 companies with aggregate revenues in excess of $1 billion. Investments have been made in the USA and Canada in a variety of areas, including document management, education, healthcare products & services, specialty chemicals, specialty packaging, consumer products & apparel, home decor, engineering services, food & beverages, office furniture components, and laboratory testing. Huron Capital has raised over $600 million in committed equity through three private equity funds, and has offices based in Detroit and Toronto.