Polytek
Easton, PA
High‐Value Manufacturing (Specialty Chemicals / Advanced Materials)
Leveraged Recapitalization and Multiple Add-On Acquisitions
2015
MPE Partners, L.P.
Manufacturer of specialty chemicals, including urethanes, silicones, latex, thermoplastic elastomers, plastisols, epoxies, and casting resins, for industrial and consumer applications
Active. Seeking add-on acquisition to enter new end markets, add new capabilities, and expand geographically
Recapitalization of Polytek Development Corp. followed by acquisitions of California Medical Innovations, Raw Material Suppliers, and Alumilite. MPE partnered with the entrepreneurs of all four businesses, the majority of whom have invested in the transaction
  • Leading manufacturer of urethane, latex, and silicone molds for the decorative concrete market
  • Leading manufacturer of silicone and latex for the special effects market
  • Growing presence in the craft & hobby and consumer end markets
  • Invest in sales and marketing resources to grow market share  
  • Capitalize on increased adoption of decorative concrete (i.e. pavers and veneer stone)
  • Achieve significant revenue cross-selling synergies within the combined company
  • Achieve enhanced scale, product diversity, and management depth in North America while exploring global expansion opportunities