Advent to Acquire Stake in Fort Dearborn Co.

 Advent International, one of the largest and most experienced global private equity investors, has announced that it has agreed to acquire a majority ownership interest in Fort Dearborn Co. (“FDC”), a leading North American supplier of high-impact prime labels for the consumer goods industry, from KRG Capital Partners. Fort Dearborn’s management team will retain a minority stake in the company and continue to lead the business following the completion of the transaction. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2016.