CVC Fund VIII Acquires Sintered Stone Surfaces Manufacturer Neolith Group

Private equity platform, CVC Capital Partners VIII, has agreed to invest in the Neolith Group, which was previously controlled by its founders, the Esteve Family, and Investindustrial. Neolith, pioneer in the creation of sintered stone and a global leader with business in more than 100 countries, leads the ongoing process … Read more

Caesarstone Acquires Omicron Granite & Tile

As a mark of progress to its North American Growth Acceleration Plan, Caesarstone U.S. announced the strategic acquisition of Omicron Granite & Tile. This will immediately increase Caesarstone’s distribution network and provide 17 new locations from which Caesarstone will operate and present its surfacing products. Based in Pompano Beach, Fla., … Read more

Caesarstone Enters Porcelain Market with New Acquisition

Caesarstone Ltd., a developer and manufacturer of engineered surfaces, announced its entry into an agreement to acquire majority ownership in Lioli Ceramica Pvt. Ltd. By entering the global porcelain category, Caesarstone achieves a significant milestone in its Global Growth Acceleration Plan. Lioli Ceramica Pvt. Ltd, an India-based producer of cutting-edge … Read more

Wilsonart Acquires Alpine Sales, Inc.

Wilsonart Engineered Surfaces announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Alpine Sales, Inc., a Columbia, South Carolina based wholesale distributor to the building and remodeling industry. Alpine Sales distributes decorative surfaces, post formed countertops, lacquers and stains, and hardware. “Our acquisition of Alpine Sales complements Wilsonart’s company … Read more

Wilsonart Completes Acquisition of Technistone

Wilsonart Engineered Surfaces recently completed the acquisition of Technistone, a.s. headquartered just outside of Prague in Hradec Králové, Czech Republic. Technistone is a world-leading manufacturer of quartz stone that has specialized in the industry for more than 20 years and exports quartz slabs to more than 75 countries worldwide on … Read more

Wilsonart To Acquire Technistone

Wilsonart Engineered Surfaces has signed an agreement to acquire Technistone, a.s.,a world-leading manufacturer of quartz stone that has specialized in the industry for more than 20 years. Technistone is located just outside of Prague in Hradec Králové, Czech Republic, and exports quartz slabs to more than 75 countries worldwide on … Read more

Formica Sale Finalized, Details Shared

Broadview Holding, a Netherlands-based industrial holding with a presence in material technology and energy, has completed the $840-million acquisition of Cincinnati-based Formica Group from Fletcher Building. The sale includes Formica businesses in North America, Europe and Asia, as well as its Homapal metal laminates business. The sale was first announced … Read more

HDI Announces Acquisition of Far West Plywood

Hardwoods Distribution Inc. (HDI) announced that it has, through its subsidiary Hardwoods Specialty Products US LP, purchased Far West Plywood. Far West is a single site wholesale distributor located in Northridge, Calif., from where they distribute architectural building products to customers that fabricate end products to commercial, industrial, retail, residential and institutional construction markets. Far … Read more

HDI Announces Acquisition of Far West Plywood

Hardwoods Distribution Inc. (HDI) announced that it has, through its subsidiary Hardwoods Specialty Products US LP, purchased Far West Plywood. Far West is a single site wholesale distributor located in Northridge, Calif., from where they distribute architectural building products to customers that fabricate end products to commercial, industrial, retail, residential and institutional construction markets. Far … Read more

GranQuartz Acquires Regent Stone Products

GranQuartz, a division of Pearlman Group and a portfolio company of The Stephens Group, LLC, has acquired Regent Stone Products. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Since 1992, Regent Stone Products has distributed stone fabrication and restoration tools and supplies. Based in Virginia Beach, VA, Regent has built a … Read more