Walpar Sale

Walpar Sale

Chicago, IL, August 9, 2018 – Rock Gate Partners (“Rock Gate”), a Chicago-based private investment firm, and its partners have entered into a definitive agreement to sell Walpar, LLC (“Walpar” or the “Company”) to Valmont Industries, Inc.

Auto Body Toolmart Acquisition

Auto Body Toolmart Acquisition

Rock Gate Partners is pleased to announce the acquisition of American Industrial Direct, d.b.a. Auto Body Toolmart, by its Whitewater Brands platform that is owned in partnership with Peninsula Capital Partners.

Sid Savage Acquisition

Sid Savage Acquisition

Rock Gate Partners, LLC is pleased to announce the acquisition of Sid Savage, Inc. by its Whitewater Brands, Inc. platform that is owned in partnership with Peninsula Capital Partners, L.L.C.

Collision Services and I.D.E.A. Acquisition

Collision Services and I.D.E.A. Acquisition

Rock Gate Partners, LLC (“RGP”) has formed Whitewater Brands, LLC to facilitate the acquisition of Collision Services, Inc. and I.D.E.A., Inc. in partnership with management and Peninsula Capital Partners, L.L.C.

Walpar Acquisition

Walpar Acquisition

Rock Gate Partners, LLC (“RGP”) announced the recapitalization of Walpar, Inc. in partnership with Peninsula Capital Partners, L.L.C. and the Parker family (Walpar’s founder and controlling shareholders).