Art of Shaving Dealt to P&G

Marino, Jonathan
June 2009
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;6/8/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 23, p7
The article reports that Procter & Gamble Co. has acquired high-end shaving products supplier, The Art of Shaving from Capital Resource Partners. The acquisition is valued at 60 million U.S. dollars. It relates the rate of return realized by private equity (PE) firm, Capital Resource Partners from its investment into The Art of Shaving. Information is presented on several PE firms which invested in grooming, hygiene and cosmetic companies, including Equitium Group, TSG Consumer Products and VMG Partners.


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