Plastics

Being a successful plastics company requires both strong technical knowledge of the industry and deep understanding of its highly competitive environment. Fort Dearborn Partners has completed multiple profit improvement, refinancing and M&A transactions for blow-molders, injection-molders and a variety of other plastics businesses serving multiple industries including automotive, consumer goods, packaging/fulfillment and industrial.

Highlighted Engagements

$90M
Revenue

global supplier of plastic insert auto parts

$85M
Revenue

manufacturing of injection molded products for communications and lighting

$75M
Revenue

manufacturer of branded and private label sprayers for lawn & garden products

$60M
Revenue

designer and contract manufacturer of thermoset and thermoplastic assemblies

$50M
Revenue

multi-plant plastic molding operation

$35M
Revenue

processing solutions for the recycling industry with an emphasis on post-consumer, mixed plastics

$35M
Revenue

manufacturer of plastic and polyurethane planters

$35M
Revenue

injection and extrusion blow molder of proprietary plastic housewares

$30M
Revenue

Thermoformed plastic scrap processing into sheet & film

$30M
Revenue

manufacturer of rubber products used in automotive lighting and heating applications

$25M
Revenue

custom thermoplastic extrusions, including multi-lumens, co-extrusions, catheter and lead,...

$15M
Revenue

manufacturer of rubber components

$10M
Revenue

plastic injection molding and thermal forming company

$10M
Revenue

designer and fabricator of tools and dies for plastic industry

Experienced Professionals

FDP News

May - 21

Fort Dearborn Advises Kanaflex Corporation, USA

Kanaflex Corporation USA (“Kanaflex” or the “Company”) is an industrial hose manufacturer with operations in Vernon Hills (IL), Compton (CA), and... Read More

Feb - 21

2020 Year in Review

Chicago, IL - Despite the rollercoaster ride that was 2020, we at FDP are proud to say that, thanks to our resilient and trusting clients, hard-working and talented staff,... Read More

Sep - 20

Fort Dearborn Advises Motor Distributor

Fort Dearborn Partners served as a financial advisor for the refinancing of a $3.5M Line of Credit and $2.2M mortgage for a $20 million Illinois-based motor distributor coming... Read More