Halifax Announces Sale of Golden State Overnight

October 4, 2016 — WASHINGTON– Leading middle-market private equity firm The Halifax Group announced today it has sold Golden State Overnight (“GSO”) to General Logistics Systems (“GLS”), a European parcel services business owned by Royal Mail plc. GSO is a leading provider of overnight delivery services in California, Nevada, Arizona, and New Mexico. The transaction… Read more »


Halifax Announces Sale of Envision Pharma Group

  WASHINGTON, DC, July 6, 2016 – Leading middle-market private equity firm, The Halifax Group (“Halifax”), announced today that it has sold Envision Pharma Group (“Envision”) to Ardian (the independent private investment company) and GHO Capital (a specialist healthcare investment company), who have partnered with Envision’s  existing leadership team to purchase the group. Terms of… Read more »


Halifax Partners with Management to Recapitalize Familia Dental

WASHINGTON, DC and CHICAGO, IL – April 13, 2016 – The Halifax Group (“Halifax”) announced today that it has completed, in partnership with management, an investment in Familia Dental Group Holdings, LLC (“Familia”), a leading dental services organization.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Familia, headquartered in suburban Chicago, provides quality, affordable dental care… Read more »


The Halifax Group Promotes Three to Partner

Expands Senior Management Team  Washington, D.C.  —April 11, 2016 — The Halifax Group, a leading private equity firm that partners with management to invest in entrepreneurial companies, announced today that it has named three longtime employees as partners and members of the firm’s investment committee, effective immediately.  All three were formerly principals at the firm…. Read more »


NPC Exit Highlighted by William Blair & Company

NPC Acquisition Driven By Surging Demand For Probiotics March 22, 2016 – – “Amid a growing global middle class that is consuming more protein and pressure to limit antibiotics in the food supply chain, probiotics emerge as a highly sought-after solution. The growth of the world’s population, particularly among the burgeoning middle class in developing… Read more »


Halifax Announces the Sale of Nutrition Physiology Company

WASHINGTON, DC – January 13, 2016 – The Halifax Group, a leading U.S. middle market private equity firm, announced today that its portfolio company, NPC Guardian Holdings LLC, has signed an agreement to sell its interest in Nutrition Physiology Holdings LLC and Guardian Food Technologies LLC (collectively “NPC”), to The Chr. Hansen Group, a global bioscience… Read more »


Conference: Private Equity Investing In Franchise Companies

Halifax’s Chris Cathcart, along with more than 20 other franchise experts, will be speaking at the “Private Equity Investing in Franchise Companies” conference at the end of the month.  This Capital Roundtable encore conference is designed to discuss how the scope of franchising is changing and why private equity firms are succeeding with franchisors and… Read more »


Animal Supply Company Announces New Chief Executive Officer

IRVING, TX (PRWEB) – January 11, 2016 – Animal Supply Company(“ASC”), a national leader in pet food and supplies distribution, has named distribution and consumer products veteran Donald P. McIntyre as Chief Executive Officer, effective February 1, 2016. With an extensive background at some of the nation’s leading distribution and consumer product companies, Mr. McIntyre’s leadership… Read more »


Halifax Participates in 2015 Franchise Success Summit

Chris Cathcart, along with Halifax river guide Ken Walker (former Chairman, International Franchise Association and retired CEO of Driven Brands) are featured speakers at the upcoming 2015 Franchise Success Summit to be held in Raleigh, North Carolina October 26 & 27.  The 4th Annual  2015 Franchise Success Summit will provide CEOs an opportunity to speak peer to peer… Read more »