The goal at Aiglon is to continue building great US-based companies. We do this by focusing on people, processes, and technology.
Sector: Consumer Products
Headquarters: Denver, CO
Classic Brands is a designer, importer, and marketer of bird feeders and related birding products headquartered in Denver, Colorado. The Company sells its products in the lawn and garden departments of major retailers, direct to consumer, and through distribution to niche stores. Classic Brands is known for its customer research and innovative, fashionable designs and is committed to building the market through its new online community, Morebirds.com.
Sector: Textiles (NC Value Fund)
Headquarters: Mount Airy, NC
Nester Hosiery is a leading domestic manufacturer of premium performance outdoor wool socks driven by technology and sustainability. Founded in 1993 and based in Mt. Airy, NC, the company primarily produces private label socks for many of the world’s leading outdoor brands, along with a number of licenses, and its own branded socks under the Ballston Spa and Farm to Feet brands. Farm to Feet (www.farmtofeet.com) is an ultra-premium merino wool outdoor sock that uses an all-American recipe: US materials, US manufacturing, and US workers.
US Medical Innovations
Sector: Healthcare Devices
Headquarters: Takoma Park, MD
US Medical Innovations, LLC (USMI) is a private FDA registered US biomedical device specification manufacturing company. USMI focuses on developing advanced, innovative, and affordable plasma electrosurgical devices. USMI products are designed for ambulatory and inpatient endoscopy centers as well as for complex surgical operations.
J. W. Faircloth
Sector: Building Products (NC Value Fund)
Headquarters: Hillsborough, NC
Faircloth is the leading designer, manufacturer, and distributor of surface drains for dewatering sediment basins. The Company is dedicated to providing erosion control solutions for the construction and water management industries. Please visit www.fairclothskimmer.com for more information about its sediment control products.
Carpe Lotion (venture)
Sector: Consumer Products (NC Value Fund)
Headquarters: Durham, NC
Carpe is the leading over-the-counter (OTC) solution for sweaty hands and feet, which are symptoms of a medical condition called hyperhidrosis. Carpe manufactures an antiperspirant hand and foot lotion that is dermatologist-recommended, 100% non-irritating, and clinically proven to help reduce sweat.
AmSafe is the world leader in safety and securement products for the aerospace, defense and ground transportation industries. AmSafe’s innovative products can be found on virtually every commercial aircraft in the world and include seatbelts, restraints, airbags, cargo and barrier nets, tie-downs and cabin interior textiles, and its textile armor protection system and restraints can be found on a wide range of military vehicles worldwide.
Carter-Waters (1st exit for Aiglon Capital)
Sector: Building Products Distribution
Headquarters: Kansas City, MO
Carter-Waters is a distributor of construction materials and equipment utilized in concrete construction applications to commercial, highway and residential contractors. Carter-Waters operates 17 locations in Kansas, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky. Carter-Waters also maintains an extensive rental inventory of concrete forming and shoring products and operates a custom rebar fabrication facility.
Sector: Healthcare Devices
Headquarters: Murray, UT
Clinical Innovations is a women’s health medical device business focused on improving efficiency and outcomes during the labor and delivery process. Since its founding in 1993, Clinical Innovations has consistently expanded its worldwide presence, becoming the market leader in several product categories, including the Koala® Intrauterine Pressure System and the Kiwi® Vacuum-Assisted Delivery System.
Consolidated Lumber (2nd exit for Aiglon Capital)
Sector: Building Products Distribution
Headquarters: Stillwater, MN
Consolidated Lumber Company is a leading provider of residential and commercial building and construction materials. The company operates out of 16 locations serving the Wisconsin and Minnesota markets. Consolidated’s broad product mix and service offerings enable it to reach a diverse customer base of professional contractors.
Sector: Janitorial and Sanitation
Headquarters: Toledo, OH
Impact Products is a manufacturer and supplier of a wide range of branded and private label commercial cleaning, maintenance, and safety products for use in the janitorial and sanitation, office products, and textile markets Impact offers a broad portfolio of approximately 1,200 products including gloves, soap dispensers, mopping equipment, and odor control. The Company sells to over 3,000 domestic and international customers.
Sector: Material Handling Systems
Headquarters: Omaha, NE
Intersystems designs and manufactures specialized material handling equipment serving the global agriculture industry. The company’s comprehensive product portfolio includes belt and drag conveyors, bucket elevators, bulk weighers, probes, samplers, gravity screeners, and distributors. Intersystems products can be found in grain elevators, grain processing plants, feed mills, rail loading sites, and ports in over 30 countries.
Preferred Freezer Services
Sector: Cold Storage Services
Headquarters: Chatham, NJ
Preferred Freezer Services offers the most modern, state-of-the-art, full service temperature-controlled warehouses in the United States. Preferred began providing cold storage services in 1989 from a 1.3-million-cubic-feet refrigerated warehouse in Perth Amboy, NJ, with 25 full-time employees and gross revenues of $3.6 million. They have since expanded to become one of the largest public refrigerated warehousing companies in the world.
Sector: Investment Castings
Headquarters: Hartford, WI
Signicast is a leading custom metal component manufacturer, and is one of the most innovative and automated commercial investment casters in the world. Signicast is highly regarded for its superior product quality and value; production facilities, processes, automation and capabilities; speed and flexibility; and customer service. In addition, Signicast offers unique “one-stop” manufacturing solutions incorporating pre-casting tooling design / production and value-added post-casting operations such as machining, heat treating, painting, and assembly.