Boston private equity firm J.W. Childs Associates LP has acquired Cycle Gear, one day after investing in a California winery.
Cycle Gear, headquartered in Benicia, California, provides motorcycle apparel, parts and accessories. The company operates 112 stores in 34 states, has an online business and distributes catalogs. The company has been backed by New York private equity firm Harvest Partners LP since 2005. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.