sale to Sentinel Capital Partners

sale to Sentinel Capital Partners


Baird served as the exclusive financial advisor to Hollander Sleep Products


Hollander Sleep Products (“Hollander” or the “Company”), a portfolio company of HGGC, was recently acquired by Sentinel Capital Partners (“Sentinel”). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Hollander is a leader in basic bedding products in North America producing bed pillows, mattress pads, down comforters and related products. Hollander operates its main showroom in New York City, has nine manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada and offices in China and India focused on sourcing, product development and quality control. Hollander markets its products under a number of well-known brand names including Ralph Lauren®, Simmons®, Beautyrest®, Laura Ashley®, Nautica®, Waverly® and Live Comfortably®. Hollander is based in Boca Raton, Florida.

HGGC is a leading private equity firm focusing on leveraged buyout, recapitalizations and growth equity transactions in the middle market. HGGC seeks to partner with strong management teams and founders to build companies capable of generating sustainable growth. HGGC is based in Palo Alto, California.

Sentinel is a private equity firm that specializes in buying and building middle-market companies in the United States and Canada in partnership with management. Sentinel primarily invests in industrial, consumer, food & restaurants, business services, distribution, franchising, healthcare and aerospace and defense businesses. Sentinel is based in New York, New York and has approximately $2.6 billion of capital under management.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Nick Pavlidis +1 (312) 609-4977
Rob Rosenfeld +1 (312) 609-4971
Tom Lacy +1 (414) 298-7648
Kevin McGee +1 (312) 609-5483
sale to Sentinel Capital Partners
October 2014
Hollander Sleep Products
Target Location
North America
Acquiror Location
North America