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Wind Point Partners Purchases Hilex Poly

The target makes plastic bags and owns a plastic bag recycling facility

Private equity firm Wind Point Partners has purchased Hilex Poly, a manufacturer of plastic bags and film, for an undisclosed amount.

Hilex, based in Hartsvile, S.C., also operates a facility that recycles plastic bags.

Wind Point, headquartered in Chicago, has about $2.5 billion in assets under management.

Private equity firm TPG Growth has owned the target since 2009. The Fort Worth, Texas, firm has $3.7 billion in assets under management.

Harris Williams & Co. was financial adviser to Hilex.


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