Bestop Acquires MGP Caliper Covers

Monroe Moxness Berg served as legal counsel to Bestop, Inc. (“Bestop”), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC (“Kinderhook”), in its acquisition of Marshall Genuine Products, LLC (“MGP”), a manufacturer of high-performance, easy to install brake caliper covers for automotive enthusiasts. MGP represents Bestop’s seventh add-on acquisition and Kinderhook’s 108th automotive related transaction. “We are […]

Tim Ring Discusses Creative Capital, Terms and Tactics In Today’s Franchise Business

Tim Ring was one of the panelists discussing “Creative Capital, Terms and Tactics In Today’s Franchise Business” during the Franchise Times Dealmakers Week. The panel examined the capital structures that would work in an uncertain 2021 economy and described tactics, such as earnouts, to get a deal done when valuations diverge. Attendees learned best practices […]

Automotive Keys Group Acquires Midwest Keyless

Monroe Moxness Berg served as counsel to Automotive Keys Group, LLC (“AKG”), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC, in its acquisition of Midwest Keyless, Inc. (“Midwest Keyless”). Based in Spring Grove, IL, Midwest Keyless is a remanufacturer and distributor of replacement OEM and aftermarket keyless entry remotes & keys as well as key-cutting and […]

Corlex Capital Buys 10 Wingstop Locations, Plans to Open 13 More

Monroe Moxness Berg served as a legal advisor to Corlex Capital, a minority-owned private equity and consulting firm, in its acquisition, in partnership with Prospect Capital Restaurants, of 10 Wingstop restaurants in two markets. Corlex also signed an agreement with Wingstop Inc. to develop or acquire an additional 13 restaurants. Since 2019, Corlex has provided […]

All States Ag Parts acquires Combine World

Monroe Moxness Berg served as legal counsel to All States Ag Parts (ASAP), a supplier of replacement agricultural parts in North America and portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, in its acquisition of Combine World, a Canada-based supplier of new, used, and reconditioned farm and light construction equipment and replacement parts. Combine World, which specializes in […]

Brad Cashman to Speak in Webinar on Buying and Selling Restaurants

MMB shareholder Brad Cashman will be one of the panelists on the upcoming Restaurant Finance Monitor webinar “Buying and Selling Restaurants: Our Panel of Experts Will Provide Insight on the Restaurant Deal Climate.” The webinar will take place on September 22 at 1:00 PM Central, 2:00 PM Eastern. Restaurant Finance Monitor publisher John Hamburger will […]

MMB represents Kinderhook-backed aftermarket parts supplier ASAP in an acquisition of H&R parts company

Monroe Moxness Berg served as legal counsel to All States Ag Parts (“ASAP”), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC (“Kinderhook”), in its acquisition of H&R Construction Parts & Equipment, Inc. (“H&R”), a Buffalo, NY based supplier of new, used, reconditioned and rebuilt heavy equipment parts. H&R represents the fifth add-on acquisition for ASAP and […]

All States Ag Parts buys Kern County Tractor Parts

Monroe Moxness Berg provided legal counsel for All States, Ag Parts, LLC (“ASAP”), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC (“Kinderhook”), in its acquisition of Kern County Tractor Parts, Inc. (“Kern” or the “Company”), a McFarland, California-based provider of used, new aftermarket and remanufactured parts for the agricultural industry. Kern represents the third add-on acquisition […]

Kinderhook-backed Bestop buys Softopper

Monroe Moxness Berg served as legal counsel to Bestop, Inc. (“Bestop”), a portfolio company of Kinderhook Industries, LLC (“Kinderhook”), in its acquisition of Softopper, LLC (“Softopper”), a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of convertible soft tops for light-duty pickup trucks and SUV’s. Softopper represents the sixth add-on acquisition for Bestop and Kinderhook’s 74th automotive-related transaction.  […]