Patriot Capital Supports HCI Equity Partners’ Acquisition of Express Packaging

Patriot Capital Group is pleased to announce a new subordinated debt and equity investment in Express Packaging (“Express” or “the Company”). Patriot’s investment supported HCI Equity Partners’ acquisition of Express in partnership with the Company’s management team.

Headquartered in Newcomerstown, OH, Express is a provider of outsourced contract packaging and contract manufacturing services to global consumer brands. With three SQF Level 3 certified facilities in West Chicago, IL; Columbus, OH; and Newcomerstown, OH; Express has both primary and secondary manufacturing capabilities across a broad range of product types including food, candy, and pet food.

For more information on this transaction or to discuss a potential add-on acquisition candidate, please contact Jonathon Cope or Tom Holland.