Ironbridge Equity Partners, a Canadian private equity firm, has acquired Kore Outdoor, a manufacturer and supplier of paintball products, from Fulcrum Equity Partners.
Kore manufactures and distributes paintballs and paintball-related products across the globe from its Montreal and Fort Wayne, Indiana manufacturing facilities. The firm delivers its branded products like G.I. Sportz, Empire, Tippman, Spyder, JT, and VForce to game fields, retailers, e-commerce and mass retailers in over 70 countries.
“Kore is the worldwide leader in paintball, with a broad portfolio of well-known and innovative brands,” said Peter Dowse, managing partner at Ironbridge. “We are excited to support the Company’s management team as they promote the continued growth of the industry.”