Mesirow Financial has advised Nuconic Packaging, a portfolio company of Carlin Capital Partners,, in connection with a strategic investment from Graham Partners.
Headquartered in Vernon, CA, Nuconic is a premier supplier of rigid PET plastic packaging solutions to commercial and industrial food processors. Nuconic offers versatile and dependable food packaging solutions for a wide range of end markets, including bakery goods, confectionary, snack food and produce, among others. The Company operates a first-class production facility that consistently receives an “A” rating from its BRC Global Standards, demonstrating its commitment to food safety in manufacturing.
Jason Farber, chairman of Nuconic, says: “Mesirow Financial’s experience in this sector and long-established relationships within the industry were vital in pairing us with an exemplary partner.”
Rick Weil, managing director of Mesirow Financial’s Investment Banking group, says: “We are thrilled to have advised Nuconic in connection with this investment. The Company has developed a strong competitive position and will continue to prosper in the thermoformed packaging space under Graham Partners’ leadership.”
The transaction represents another successful assignment completed by Mesirow Financial’s Investment Banking group. Mesirow Financial is one of the most active advisors in the paper, plastics, packaging and specialty printing sectors, having completed over 125 transactions in recent years.