Citizens advises ID Images on sale to Sole Source Capital

Citizens M&A Advisory has served as the exclusive financial advisor to ID Images (IDI) on its sale to Sole Source Capital.

Headquartered in Brunswick, Ohio, IDI is a leading provider of durable and graphic intensive labels, along with an assortment of complementary products and value-added services. Established in 1995, IDI has grown both organically and through eleven strategic acquisitions to provide a comprehensive labelling solution to customers in the transportation and logistics, food and beverage, consumer durables, health and beauty, automotive and retail markets.

Brian Gale, president of IDI, says: “We are pleased with Citizens and their commitment throughout this process. Citizens provided tremendous support and guidance throughout a very complex transaction, and their team members were helpful, responsive and ensured that we achieved the desired result. Selling your business is the biggest deal of your life, and the Citizens team supported me every step of the way.”

Kevin Mayer, managing director at Citizens M&A Advisory, says: “It was a pleasure advising Brian Gale and his dedicated team in this milestone event. We believe the company has found an ideal partner in Sole Source to support its strong growth and history of bolt-on acquisitions.”

Citizens M&A Advisory specialises in middle-market mergers and acquisitions. Citizens combines sector intelligence with a client-focused approach to realise our clients' true value. The Citizens team has closed more than 170 transactions in the last five years and has more than 60 M&A professionals specialising in a range of industries across the United States. Citizens M&A Advisory is part of Citizens Capital Markets, a subsidiary of Citizens Financial Group (NYSE: CFG).