20 Nov Atlas Advisors Acts as exclusive financial advisor on the sale of Easypak LLC to Graham Partners
Philadelphia, PA / Leominster, MA – November 20, 2017 – Graham Partners, a private investment firm targeting industrial technology and advanced manufacturing companies, announced today its acquisition of EasyPak LLC (“EasyPak”). Easypak is a leading thermoformed packaging provider with advanced operating capabilities, a history of innovation, and best-in-class service. Headquartered in Leominster, MA, EasyPak serves an attractive base of food producing customers. EasyPak is differentiated by its ability to offer packaging made from 100% post-consumer recycled materials, among other value-added capabilities. Management will retain a minority stake in the business and will continue to support EasyPak in its expansion plans.
This transaction highlights several of Atlas Advisors’ key strengths:
- In-depth knowledge of the North American healthy food and beverage manufacturing industry which represented a disproportionate share of clients
- Strong history of working with and guiding entrepreneurs through a sale process
- Excellent knowledge of manufacturing businesses
- Significant experience with financial sponsors on both buy- and sell-side transactions
- Ability to deliver maximum value to shareholders through excellent execution and highlighting key sources of value
Graham Partners is Philadelphia based investment group with a successful investment track record, a long-tenured and stable investing team, and a reputation as a preferred partner to management teams and strategic companies. Since 1988, Graham Partners has raised a total of $2.3 billion of committed capital. Investors include university endowments, charitable foundations, financial institutions, and private investors.
EasyPak LLC is a leading thermoformed packaging provider focused on serving attractive healthy and natural food categories. Headquartered in Leominster, MA, EasyPak has extensive intellectual property, a history of innovation, and state-of-the-art operations. The company is differentiated in its focus on offering packaging made from 100% post-consumer recycled materials, among other value-added capabilities.
Atlas Advisors is the marketing name for Atlas Advisors, LLC and Atlas Strategic Advisors, LLC. Atlas Strategic Advisors, LLC provides financial advisory services in connection with mergers, acquisitions and other similar transactions. Atlas Strategic Advisors, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Atlas Advisors, LLC and a member of the FINRA.
None of the information contained in this release constitutes a recommendation, solicitation or offer by Atlas Strategic Advisors, LLC or its affiliates to buy or sell any securities, futures, options or other financial instruments or provide any investment advice or service.