Vestar News

Merck’s Healthcare Services & Solutions Invests in Majority Stake in StayWell

StayWell will continue to operate as an independent entity after the transaction. Vestar will retain a significant minority stake in the Company.

Vestar Capital Partners Agrees to Sell Sun Products to Henkel in $3.6 Billion Transaction

“Joining forces with Henkel is the ideal step following our multi-year journey of transformation into a competitive and profitable industry leader,”

Vestar Capital Partners Announces Promotions

Winston Song promoted to principal; Nikhil Bhat, Matt Dubbioso and Alex Kerr promoted to VP today

Healthgrades Appoints Scott Booker as Chief Executive Officer and to Healthgrades Board of Directors

Roger Holstein becomes Vice Chairman of Healthgrades Board and returns to Vestar Capital Partners as Managing Director

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