2018

Jul 01

Sequel Holdings Announces Additions to Its Investment Team

Sequel Holdings today announced two additions to its investment team, and one promotion.

In June 2018, Lisa Tyson Sandefer joined Sequel as counsel to assist Sequel and its portfolio companies with transaction execution, contract negotiations and documentation, fund compliance, and general oversight of the  ...

Jul 01

Sequel Holdings Realizes Investment in Critical Process Systems Group

Sequel Holdings announced today that it has sold Critical  Process Systems Group (CPS) after six years of stewardship.

CPS, now owned by Wynnchurch Capital, LLC, is a leading provider of mission-critical solutions for highly demanding industries and applications. The company provides a broad rang  ...

Jan 31

Sequel Holdings Announces Acquisition of BD&K Foods by Chairmans Foods

Sequel Holdings announced today that Chairmans Foods, a Sequel portfolio company since July 2017, has acquired BD&K Foods, LLC.

BD&K Foods, headquartered in Columbus, Georgia, is a manufacturer and marketer of customized, ready-to-eat side dishes and refrigerated sauces, as well as “grab-and-  ...

2017

Nov 30

Sequel Holdings Announces Acquisition of GSC Packaging by Brady Enterprises

Sequel Holdings announced today that Brady Enterprises, a Sequel portfolio company since 2012, has acquired GSC Packaging, LLC.

 

Brady Enterprises, based in Weymouth, Massachusetts, specializes in the manufacture and packaging of various powdered food products and food ingredients for compa  ...

Aug 05

Sequel Holdings Acquires Chairmans Foods - Acquisition Adds New Platform to Sequel’s Portfolio

Sequel Holdings announced today that it has acquired Chairmans Foods, LLC, headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.

Chairmans Foods manufactures fresh refrigerated and frozen food products for sale to the grocery, club and foodservice channels. The company’s primary products include (i) refrigerated co  ...

Mar 31

Sequel Holdings Announces New Operating Partner

Sequel Holdings, L.P. announced today that John Robinson has joined Sequel as an Operating Partner focused on the Food and Beverage industry vertical.

Mr. Robinson has deep experience in food service and national account sales as well as in general management. He brings an operations background, strategic  ...

Mar 25

Sequel Holdings Announces Acquisition of Sea Gold Seafood Products By Lakeview Farms

Sequel Holdings, L.P. announced today that Lakeview Farms, a Sequel portfolio company since December 2014, has acquired Sea Gold Seafood Products.

Sea Gold, based in New Bedford, Massachusetts, is a manufacturer of branded seafood dips, spreads and salads. With products sold primarily in supermarkets in th  ...

2016

Nov 01

Sequel Holdings Exits Its Investment In WL Plastics

Sequel Holdings, L.P. announced today that it has sold its stake in portfolio company WL Plastics to INEOS USA Manufacturing LLC.

WL Plastics, headquartered in Ft. Worth, Texas, is one of the largest manufacturers of high density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe products in North America with production facilities  ...

2015

Dec 16

Sequel Announces Additions to its Team, Expanding Capabilities Within its Focus Areas

Sequel is pleased to announce several recent additions to its team. 

In its Food and Beverage and Agribusiness industry verticals, Sequel has recently added Bill Bonner and Gene Graves as Operating Partners.  Mr. Bonner will focus primarily on Food Ingredients and Processing within the Agribusine  ...

Aug 12

Sequel Creates Strategic Alliance Between J&J Family of Farms and Thomas Produce

J&J Family of Farms, based in Loxahatchee, FL, and Thomas Produce Company, based in Boca Raton, FL, have entered into a strategic relationship that combines their respective farming volumes and leverages J&J’s sales and marketing capabilities.  With the Thomas Produce volume, J&J Family of Far  ...

Jul 31

Sequel Holdings Adds Businesses to its Critical Process Systems Group

In June 2015, through its portfolio company, Critical Process Systems Group (“CPS”) (formerly Fab-Tech), Sequel acquired BioPharm Engineered Systems, Inc. (“BPES”). BPES provides custom engineered process separation and fluid handling equipment to the biotech, pharmaceutical, and clean indust  ...

2012

Sep 28

Sequel Holdings Investor Group Acquires Ownership Interest in Brady Enterprises

Sequel Holdings, L.P. (Dallas, TX) announces its recent investment in Brady Enterprises, Inc., a food manufacturer based in Weymouth, Massachusetts. Brady Enterprises, which was established by the Brady family in 1964, specializes in the manufacture and packaging of various powdered food products and food ingredient  ...

Jul 16

Sequel Holdings Acquires Ownership Interest in J&J Produce, Inc.

J & J Produce, Inc. (Loxahatchee, Florida) announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Sequel Holdings, L.P., a Dallas, Texas based private equity firm. J & J Produce, Inc., headquartered in Loxahatchee, Florida, is a leading grower, shipper and distributor of fresh produce. The inv  ...

2011

Apr 28

Sequel Holdings, L.P. Announces Expansion of Investment and Operating Capabilities

Sequel Holdings, L.P. is pleased to announce the recent addition of Ron Klein, Managing Director, and Lynn Rundle, Operating Partner, to its team.

Ron Klein brings more than 16 years of experience in investment banking, strategic planning and corporate development, having completed over 70 m  ...