Private equity firm CCMP Capital Advisors LP is acquiring a controlling interest in Badger Sportswear, maker of team uniforms and sports fan-wear. Company founders Jerry and Bill Carr will continue to have equity in the company, and Jerry Carr will stay as CEO and chairman of the board of directors.

Badger, based in Statesville, North Carolina, manufactures and supplies uniforms, T-shirts, fleeces, shorts, pants and outerwear for team dealers, decorators and wholesalers in the U.S., as well as for college bookstores and sporting goods retailers. The family-owned company was founded in 1971.

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