YES Corporate Finance supports Arcola in raising acquisition financing for the acquisition of Straatweg Group.
Arcola, an independent private equity firm, invests in SMEs in the Benelux region. They focus on growing companies with strong market positions in industries such as industry, business services, and technology.
Straatweg Group has specialized in developing packaging and plastic components for the medical and industrial markets since 2002. The company consists of four brands operating under Straatweg Group since 2019: Orange Plastics, Qbig Packaging, R2S, and IBC Store. By combining its various services and products, the company offers flexibility to its customers. The company stands out by focusing on specialized high mix low volume products.
Orange Plastics specializes in high mix low volume plastic components and has a cleanroom for assembling products for the medical and food industries, using scalable and sustainable products, and managing the entire process from design to logistics. Orange Plastics closely collaborates with R2S, which focuses on collecting and processing used plastic.
Qbig Packaging focuses on developing and producing fitments and linings for packaging. The company has its in-house production facility (FaQtory) and uses patented technologies to produce custom-made products in a short time.
IBC Store sells complete bag-in-box systems, consisting of cardboard boxes, linings, and fitments. The company offers various containers designed to replace standard plastic containers.
Role of YES Corporate Finance
YES Corporate Finance acted as the Debt Advisor for Arcola. The following activities were successfully carried out:
- Preparation of a Financing Memorandum
- Identifying and selecting the most suitable financier and negotiating the best financing terms
- Organizing management presentations and site visits
- Negotiating the financing documentation up to Signing and Closing.
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