Vestar News

The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Secondary Common Stock Offering

Vestar V sells 100% of its ownership stake in The J.M. Smucker Company acquired as a result of SJM’s acquisition of Vestar V portfolio company Big Heart Pet Brands (“BHPB”) in March 2015

Triton and Tal International Announce Merger Creating World’s Largest Intermodal Container Lessor

Significant synergies and efficiencies to enhance container supply and customer service platform

ISS, Ethix Clients to Receive Integrated ESG Solutions

ISS announced the acquisition of Ethix SRI Advisors AB

Hearthside Acquires VSI, Europe’s Largest Sports/Energy Bar Manufacturer

Hearthside also acquires additional U.S. bar production facility

Vestar Capital Partners Invests in Veritas Collaborative, LLC

Vestar announces majority equity investment in Veritas Collaborative, LLC

Vestar Capital Partners Announces Sale of DeVilbiss Healthcare To Drive Medical

Vestar sells DeVilbiss Healthcare to Drive Medical

Vestar Capital Partners Completes Acquisition of Woodstream

Vestar completes its acquisition of leading manufacturer and marketer of branded pest and animal control as well as lawn and garden products

Press Ganey Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering

VCP portfolio company Press Ganey closes initial public offering

Vestar Capital Partners to Acquire Woodstream

Vestar to Acquire Woodstream, a leading manufacturer and marketer of branded pest and animal control as well as lawn and garden products.

Vestar Capital Partners Completes Sale of Big Heart Pet Brands to JM Smucker Company

Smucker’s completed the acquisition of V5 BHPB in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $6B

ICON Completes Acquisition of MediMedia Pharma Solutions

Extends ICON’s leadership in commercialisation and market access services and brings new scientific communications capabilities

Big Heart Pet Brands to be Acquired by The J.M. Smucker Company

KKR, Vestar Capital Partners and Centerview Capital Enter Agreement for $5.8 Billion Cash and Stock Transaction

ICON to Acquire MediMedia Pharma Solutions

V5 portfolio company, MediMediaUSA, to sell MediMedia Pharma Solutions division to ICON

Vestar Ups Stephens to MD

Vestar has promoted John B. Stephens to managing director. Previously a principal at the firm, Stephens joined Vestar in 2006.

Tervita Corporation’s U.S.-Based Operations to be Acquired by Republic Services

Republic Services will acquire Tervita, LLC (“Tervita”), a subsidiary of Tervita Corporation