Vestar News

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

Vestar Portfolio Company Institutional Shareholder Services to Acquire Incentive Lab

Transaction To Bolster ISS Pay Data, Analytics for Institutional and Corporate Client Segments

Vestar Beefs up Team with Two New Additions

Vestar Capital Partners has named Nikhil Bhat and Alexander Kerr as senior associates. Both will be working in the private equity firm’s diversified industries group.

21st Century Oncology Received $325 Million Net Cash Proceeds from Preferred Equity Investment

New investor, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, is Canada’s largest pension fund manager, with C$227 billion in assets under management