Milliken Expands with Plant Acquisition


Milliken & Co., Spartanburg, SC, recently acquired one of the Frontier yarn plants in Mayodan, NC, from Gildan. This plant acquisition expands Milliken’s open-end yarn production for its protective fabrics, workwear, government and defense, industrial and napery textile business units, according to a news release.

CIM Provides Capital Infusion to Lapauw International


Philippe and Sylvie D’heygere, the leadership team at Lapauw, found in CIM Capital a strong and experienced financial partner to further grow the Lapauw Group, with a focus on ecological, energy- and labor-efficient installations, according to a news release.

Century Linen Acquired by Falcon Affiliates


Century Linen & Uniform recently announced the majority acquisition investment by family-office-based investor Falcon Affiliates. The current Century Linen CEO and third-generation family owner, Dick Smith, will remain a significant minority shareholder of the company, according to a news release. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Reino Linen Expands with Acquisition of Textile Systems


Reino Linen Service, Gibsonburg, Ohio, recently announced that it acquired Textile Systems Inc., Kalamazoo, Mich. This acquisition marks the second expansion into Michigan for the company, widening its service-area footprint to include southwest Michigan and the surrounding region, according to a news release.

ImageFIRST Acquires Edina Laundry Co.


ImageFIRST, King of Prussia, PA, recently announced that it has acquired Minnesota-based Edina Laundry Co. This acquisition marks ImageFIRST’s second location in Minnesota. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed, according to a news release.

Vitec Acquires ABS Laundry Business Solutions


Vitec Software Group AB recently acquired ABS Laundry Business Solutions (ABS), headquartered in Boxtel, the Netherlands. ABS reported sales of SEK (Swedish krona) 203 million ($19.3 million) for the 2021 financial year, according to a news release.