CHICAGO, Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln International ("Lincoln"), a leading global mid-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that PPC Industries, Inc. ("PPC" or the "Company") has been sold by funds advised by AEA Investors to Kohlberg & Company, a Mount Kisco, NY-based private equity firm. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Founded in 1949 and headquartered in Pleasant Prairie, WI, PPC is a leading provider of highly engineered consumable specialty plastics, including tubing, bags and films. The Company provides mission critical solutions across a diverse set of end markets, including medical (under the Kelpac brand), food and industrial (under the PPC brand). PPC targets customized, highly technical flexible packaging and tubing products that are designed to meet strict performance requirements and tolerances, where the Company's consistent product quality, on-time delivery and solutions-focused approach are most valued. PPC manufactures its products through a network of seven best-in-class facilities in North America, Central America, Europe and Asia.
Lincoln acted as the lead investment banking representative for AEA and PPC, working closely with the Company's management team and shareholders throughout the sale process. This included providing advisory expertise and managing the preparatory, marketing, negotiation and due diligence phases of the transaction.
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