Torch Lake Capital Partners Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

Torch Lake Capital Partners’ most common sectors for investment are food (50%) and apparel/textiles (13%). The Firm’s most common investment types include buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (63%) and secondary buyout (25%). In total, Torch Lake Capital Partners has invested in 6 US states and 2 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2006 when it acquired Awrey s Bakeries for $25M.

The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity10
    • M&A Buy Activity8
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 5
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6

Torch Lake Capital Partners

131 South Dearborn Street, Suite 1700,
Chicago, Illinois 60062
United States
(312) 324-8664
www.torchlakecapital.com
info@torchlakecapital.com

Torch Lake Capital Partners is a private investment firm that targets underperforming, North American companies in manufacturing, consumer products, business services, and retailing. Torch Lake Capital looks to invest up to $20 million in companies generating up to $300 million in revenue. The Firm prefers control positions in acquired businesses, but will consider select non-control positions as well. The Firm's investment horizon is two to seven years. Torch Lake Capital Partners was formed in 2002 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Apparel/Textiles, Business Services, Consumer Products, Food, Manufacturing, Retail

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Divestiture, Growth Capital, Recapitalization, Special Situations/Distressed

Geographic Preferences: East US, Midwest US, South US, West US, Canada

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - 300
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size 5 20
Enterprise Value - -
values in millions of USD

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 8 - - - - - 8
vol $25M $25M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
  10

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Niman Ranch, Inc. 2015-09-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Oakland, California · www.nimanranch.com
Atkins Elegant Deserts, Inc. 2009-05-29 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Noblesville, Indiana
Effigi, Inc. 2007-07-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Laval, Quebec · www.effigi.com
The Bargain! Shop 2006-10-12 - Secondary Buyout
Mississauga, Ontario · www.thebargainshop.com
Awrey's Bakeries, Inc. 2006-08-29 25M USD Special Situations/Distressed
Livonia, Michigan · www.awrey.com
Rx Label Technology Corp. 2006-07-12 - Add-on Acquisition
Joplin, Missouri · www.rxlabel.com
Niman Ranch, Inc. 2006-07-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Oakland, California · www.nimanranch.com
Sioux-Preme Packing Co. 2006-04-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Sioux Center, Iowa · www.siouxpreme.com
Convergent Label Technology, Inc. 2004-07-12 - Secondary Buyout
, United States
Rx Label Technology Corp. 2004-06-01 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Joplin, Missouri · www.rxlabel.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Food 1 (25%) - 4 (50%) 25M (100%)
Apparel/Textiles 1 (25%) - 1 (13%) -
Business Services - - 1 (13%) -
Medical Products 1 (25%) - 1 (13%) -
Retail 1 (25%) - 1 (13%) -
Total 4 - 8 $25M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
United States 2 (50%) - 6 (75%) 25M (100%)
  Iowa 1 (25%) - 1 (13%) -
  Michigan - - 1 (13%) 25M (100%)
  Missouri - - 1 (13%) -
  Indiana - - 1 (13%) -
  California - - 1 (13%) -
Canada 2 (50%) - 2 (25%) -
  Quebec 1 (25%) - 1 (13%) -
  Ontario 1 (25%) - 1 (13%) -
Domestic 2 (50%) - 6 (75%) 25M (100%)
Cross-border 2 (50%) - 2 (25%) -
Total 4 - 8 $25M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 2 (50%) - 5 (63%) -
Secondary Buyout 2 (50%) - 2 (25%) -
Special Situations/Distressed - - 1 (13%) 25M (100%)
Total 4 - 8 $25M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Trade Sale 1 (50%) -
Trade Sale - Public Company 1 (50%) -
Total 2 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $25M
TOTAL $25M
Largest Awrey's Bakeries, Inc.
$25M (2006-08-29)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
100%
2 100%
Exited to
Strategic(s)
100%
2 100%

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