Sun Capital exits VPS

By Iris Dorbian — 8 months ago

Sun Capital Partners has sold its stake in the VPS Convenience Store Group to GPM Investments LLC. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Wilmington, North Carolina, VPS operates convenience stores in the Midwest.

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Bruenning joins Aclara Technologies as CFO

By Luisa Beltran — 11 months ago

Kurt Bruenning has joined Aclara Technologies LLC as CFO, senior VP of finance, accounting, information technology and legal functions. Bruenning most recently was VP of Finance and Treasury at Foresight Energy LP. St. Louis-based Aclara, a provider of smart infrastructure technologies and software solutions to the utility industry, is a portfolio company of Sun Capital Partners.

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PE-backed Sleep Innovations and Flexible Foam Products complete merger

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Sleep Innovations and Flexible Foam Products, both of which are owned by Sun Capital Partners, have completed their previously announced merger. The newly combined company has been rebranded as Innocor. Also, Carol Eicher has been named president and CEO of Innocor. Eicher is the former business president of Dow’s global coating and construction unit. Innocor is a producer of flexible polyurethane foam.

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Sun Capital exits Certified Power

By Iris Dorbian — 2 years ago

Sun Capital Partners said Friday that it has sold Certified Power to Brinkmere Capital Partners. No financial terms were disclosed. Based in Mundelein, Illinois, Certified Power is a provider of custom-designed fluid power and power train solutions.

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Sun Capital to sell Wabash

By Angela Sormani — 2 years ago

Sun Capital Partners is to sell its investment in Wabash Technologies, a supplier of powertrain sensors and actuators to the global automotive and related markets, to Sensata Technologies. Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed.

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Monroe Capital backs Gem Shopping Network

By Angela Sormani — 2 years ago

Monroe Capital has provided a $27.5 million senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of Gem Shopping Network by an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners. Based in Duluth, Georgia, Gem Shopping Network is a retail business specializing in the sale of unique, high quality colored gemstones and jewelry, primarily through its live TV network.

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