for molders, plastics processors
& engineered component manufacturers
Edward van de Krol Joins the MBS Team
FLORENCE, MASSACHUSETTS – August 5, 2019 – MBS Advisors welcomes plastics industry veteran Edward van de Krol to the team. He is joining the firm’s investment banking and M&A advisory practice.

Mr. van de Krol has nearly 20 years of experience in the plastics and materials industries. He spent the last 5 years in a senior leadership role with medical injection molder Delta Pacific Products. 

Current Sell-Side Mandates
  • $15 Million Automotive Injection Molder in Mexico
  • $10 Million Custom Injection Molder in South Carolina
  • $ 7 Million Custom Injection Molder in South Carolina
  • $ 6 Million Custom Injection Molder in Texas
Recent Transactions
Hicks Plastics Company Acquired
Macomb Township, MI – August 2019 – Hicks Plastics Company, Inc. of Macomb Township, MI; a leading Tier II provider of injection molded and metalized automotive lighting components, has been acquired by Sea Link International, a portfolio company of New Water Capital, L.P.

Airlite Acquires KODIAKOOLER
Mooresville, NC – August 2019 – Insulated packaging maker KODIAKOOLER has been acquired by Airlite Plastics of Omaha, NE.

Privately held and headquartered in Mooresville, North Carolina, KODIAKOOLER is an insulated packaging company that has been serving and leading the temperature-sensitive shipping industry since 2005. The Company’s KODIAKOTTON brand of sustainable products are both recyclable and biodegradable. KodiaKooler will remain in Mooresville, North Carolina.

MBS offers investment banking, M&A advisory, recruiting, and consulting services for plastics processors and engineered component manufacturers around the world.