Bertram Capital has acquired Safety Products Holdings LLC, the parent company of Pacific Handy Cutter, from Levine Leichtman Capital Partners.

California-based Pacific manufactures cutting instruments and specializes in the industrial safety sector. Bertram invests in and grows middle market companies in the consumer, business services, manufacturing, industrial and technology sectors. Private equity firm Levine focuses on mid-sized businesses in franchising, professional services, education and engineered products.

Lincoln International, Houlihan Lokey and Honigman LLP are advising PHC.