ZS Partners
1133 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
United States

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KANDO id: 27911

Corporate information

Registration country

Company type

Private equity fund manager.


We are a private equity firm engaged in making long-term investments in successful middle-market companies. Since 1985, we have focused on transactions that provide liquidity to business owners while enabling them to maintain a significant ownership stake and keep their company independent. Our strengths are understanding the objectives of business owners, structuring transactions that respond to those objectives, and being constructive partners to help increase the value of the businesses in which we invest.

Funds managed

Fund Type Vintage Currency Committed capital
ZS Fund LP Buyout 1985 USD 145,000,000

Funding rounds

Investment activity status
Active investor

Selected investments

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American Repographics Company LLC Nation’s leading provider of reprographic services. N/A
Atlas Industrial Holdings LLC A leading provider of specialized industrial services. N/A
AUL Corp N/A
Birmingham Steel Corp Manufacturer of steel roofbolts and plates used in underground mines. N/A
Caressa Inc Importer of better-grade women’s shoes. N/A
Casabella Holdings LLC A leading designer, marketer and distributor of high-end household cleaning tools. N/A
Colorado Prime Inc Premier marketer of gourmet food and entertainment and dining-related accessories. N/A
Consolidated Stores Corp Retailer and wholesaler of closeout merchandise. N/A
Corral West Ranchwear Inc Retailer of western-style clothing. N/A
Coulton Chemical Company Supplier of sulphuric acid regeneration services to refineries and certain chemical companies in Ohio and Michigan. N/A
Cub Stores Inc N/A
Dairy Fresh LP Dairy processor serving food retailers and distributors in the Southeast. N/A
Diet Center Inc Franchise network of weight reduction centers located in the U.S. and Canada. N/A
Forest Products Holding Partnership Manufacturer of wood veneer used to produce laminated veneer lumber and plywood. N/A
Frankel Shops Inc Retailer of home furnishings. N/A
Gentry Shops Inc Retailer of men’s clothing in the Midwest N/A
Glasstech Inc World-dominant manufacturer of machinery used to temper and mold automotive architectural glass. N/A
Health Managment Systems Inc Provider of health care revenue enhancement, accounts receivable management and third party electronic claims. N/A
Industrial Air Tool A leading distributor of tools, equipment and consumable supplies to oil and gas drillers and refiners. N/A
Kaye Group Inc Insurance brokerage and underwriting firm with a strong position in niche property and casualty coverage markets. N/A
Life-Like Products LLC Manufacturer of expanded polystyrene foam products and the leading U.S. manufacturer of foam picnic coolers and ice chests. N/A
Loehmann's Inc Off-price retailer of women’s clothing. N/A
Market Facts Inc Leading provider of market research services, primarily to consumer product and service organizations. N/A
Mazel Company Wholesaler of closeout merchandise, purchasing primarily from manufacturers and reselling to over 600 retailers. N/A
Niagara Frontier Services Inc Leading food retailer in Buffalo and Western New York. N/A

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