CHICAGO, Aug. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln International ("Lincoln"), a leading global mid-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that Ampac Holdings, LLC ("Ampac" or the "Company") has merged with Prolamina Corporation, a portfolio company of Wellspring Capital Management, a New York, NY-based private equity firm. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Ampac is a leading innovator in flexible and consumer point-of-purchase packaging solutions, with technical design expertise and scale to service its customers' full service needs on a global basis. The Company's customized product mix, unmatched domain expertise, customer partnership position and market focus underscore Ampac's attractive value proposition. As a result, Ampac holds a strong market position as a sizeable, scalable and diverse integrated platform serving leading CPGs across attractive and growing food and consumer, industrial, medical / pharmaceutical and specialty retail end markets.
The combined company, which will be headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, will have a strategic geographical footprint and enhanced product offering unparalleled in the industry. Ampac's range of adhesive lamination, rotogravure printing capabilities and innovative packaging solutions is highly complementary to Prolamina's cost advantageous extrusion lamination and flexographic printing technology.
Lincoln acted as the lead investment banking representative for Ampac, 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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