Dispensing Dynamics International Acquires The Colman Group
Dispensing Dynamics International, Inc. (“DDI”), an Oxbow Industries, LLC portfolio company, announces the acquisition of The Colman Group, Inc. (dba "San Jamar-Chef Revival"). Based in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, San Jamar-Chef Revival is a global leader in the distribution of branded innovation across five key product categories, including Disposable Dispensing, Food Safety Tools, Bar & Food Management, Hand Safety, and Foodservice Apparel for the AFH industry.
"The integration of San Jamar-Chef Revival into DDI is an exciting opportunity to broaden the Company's distribution network and accelerate its growth," said Dean deBuhr, Chairman and CEO. "The acquisition will cement the Company's strategic goal of being the dominant, full-service, provider to the global AFH washroom market."
February 23, 2012
Oxbow Industries, LLC Seizes Opportunity to Expand to New Headquarters Due to Growth Announces Relocation Of Headquarters
Oxbow Industries, LLC, a diversified holding company dedicated to building businesses in partnership with their management teams, announces it has moved its headquarters to a new space in St. Paul, Minnesota. Oxbow was presented with an opportunity to move into a new space which it felt would provide an improved environment from which to do business, benefitting both its employees and clients.
“As a growing organization in a rapidly-changing market, we felt Oxbow Industries was best positioned for the future in our new space,” said Loren Unterseher, a Managing Director at Oxbow.
Effective immediately Oxbow Industries, LLC is located at the following address:
Harbor Place 500 West Highway 96 Suite 200 St. Paul, MN 55126
October 14, 2011.
Oxbow Industries, LLC acquires Hydro Engineering, a leading full service global manufacturer of high pressure waste water handling systems for the agricultural, food processing, oil field services, municipal waste water and emergency response industries. Hydro Engineering’s high pressure waste water handling systems provide cost-effective value based solutions for its customers around the world. Founded in 1971, Hydro Engineering is headquartered in Young America, Minnesota.
January 15, 2008.
Pool Distribution, LLC acquires privately-held Real Pool Deals, LLC www.realpooldeals.com
a leading direct marketer of after-market swimming pool supplies to
residential consumers. Real Pool Deals is an add-on acquisition to the
platform portfolio company Pcpools. This is Pcpools first add-on
acquisition in the execution of its consolidation strategy in the pool
August 1, 2007.
Oxbow Industries, LLC acquires Q4 Holdings, LLC (d/b/a www.christmastowntrees.com)
as a platform acquisition in the direct marketers of artificial prelit
Christmas trees, outdoor Holiday decorations and ornaments. Q4
Holdings, LLC (d/b/a Christmastown Trees) is a leading direct marketer
of prelit artificial Christmas Trees, Holiday-themed outdoor
decorations and Holiday ornaments. Acquired in 2007, Christmastown
Trees markets and distributes premium quality pre-lit Christmas trees
and Holiday decorations to residential consumers and commercial
accounts across the U. S. Christmastown Trees prides itself on
leading edge design of its premium quality line of prelit Christmas
trees, outdoor Holiday decorations and working with some of the world's
leading artists of hand made glass ornaments. Oxbow intends to execute
a consolidation of direct marketers in the pre-lit artificial Christmas
May 10, 2007.
Oxbow Industries, LLC in partnership with Kinderhook Industries, LLC acquires Perrin Manufacturing www.perrin.com.
Perrin is a premier provider of proprietary plastic injection molded
paper towel dispensers for the "away-from home" washroom paper
industry. Founded in 1932, Jay C. Perrin invented the first mechanism
for a roll paper towel dispenser to eliminate the problem caused by
folded towels falling on the floor at the newly opened Los Angeles
Coliseum. Jay patented the first controlled roll paper towel dispenser
and started Towlsaver, Inc. Perrin has maintained its proud tradition
and leadership position in the market place by providing innovative
solutions to meet the needs of convenience, sanitation, and
July 1, 2006.
Oxbow Industries, LLC moves to expanded headquarters in St. Paul Minnesota.
October 26, 2005.
Oxbow Industries, LLC acquires Pool Distribution, LLC (d/b/a www.pcpools.com)
as a platform acquisition of direct marketers in the pool supplies
industry. Pcpools is one of America's leading multi-channel direct
marketers of swimming pool supplies and equipment to the residential
and commercial swimming pool markets in the United States. Founded in
2000 by a leading executive in the pool supplies industry, Pcpools has
since been dedicated to providing residential and commercial pool
owners with high quality swimming pool supplies and equipment at
warehouse direct prices. Pcpools' product line includes above ground
pools, automatic pool cleaners, pool liners, pool heaters, pool
chemicals, pool covers and accessories, all of which are sold through
catalog and internet channels. Pcpools' strong relationship with
leading pool supply manufacturers and distributors creates a truly
unique product offering of quality and value for its customers.
August 1, 2004.
Oxbow Industries, LLC founded and
headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, as a diversified holding
company dedicated to acquiring and building businesses in partnership
with existing management teams. Primarily seeking transactions that
provide liquidity for owners, capital for corporate growth and create
significant equity opportunities for key management.