— Joseph Harberg
Managing Partner of Retail & Restaurant Growth Capital
Sale of The Art Store to Dick Blick Holdings
Vetus Partners’ investment bankers have worked with a wide variety of specialty retail and multi-channel direct marketing companies in industries ranging from consumer to industrial to medical.
|Seller||Business & Transaction||Buyer|
|Sale to the world’s largest technology distributor of one of the nation's largest wholesale distributors of consumer electronics accessories with more than 30,000 retail customers nationwide.|
|Sale of a leading specialty retailer of fashionable, resort-style, high quality apparel, accessories, gifts and souvenirs servicing the Las Vegas retail market as well as other resort and gaming locations such as Atlantic City. Products include Harley Davidson apparel and accessories and Marshall’s proprietary brands.|
|Leading catalog and Internet retailer of Jeep, Porsche, Toyota truck and Mercedes aftermarket parts and accessories in the United States.||
Bear Stearns Merchant Banking
|Sale of one of the largest specialty retailers of branded and non-branded artist supplies, materials and accessories in the United States.|
|Exploration of strategic alternatives for Imperial Home Décor Group, Inc. (“IHDG”), one of the world’s largest designers, manufacturers and distributors of residential wall covering products.||Strategic advisory and debt refinancing services|
|Sale of the UK operations of AMF Bowling Worldwide, Inc., the largest bowling center operator in the world.|
*Certain transactions referenced above were executed by Vetus Principals at their predecessor firm.