Omni-Channel Retail & eCommerce, Consumer | Mergers & Acquisitions, Sponsor Related

L2 Capital Partners’ Worldwide Camping has been Acquired by Clearview Capital and Vertikal Brands

  • TM Capital served as exclusive financial advisor to Worldwide Camping Holdings, LLC, a portfolio company of L2 Capital Partners, in its sale to Clearview Capital and Vertikal Brands
  • Based in Overland Park, Kansas, Worldwide Camping Holdings is an innovative and disruptive product and brand development, sourcing and distribution platform in the high growth consumer outdoor and camping products market
  • The Company, through its Insight 2 Design division, is an indispensable resource to many of the world’s most successful brands and retailers, developing outdoor product categories spanning tents, shelters, portable furniture, sleeping bags, portable lighting and more
  • The Company also markets products through DTC e-commerce and wholesale channels under its high-velocity CORE® Equipment and Firefly! Outdoor Gear brands
  • L2 Capital is a Pennsylvania-based private investment firm that provides flexible capital solutions to entrepreneurs and other business leaders seeking to grow their companies over an extended period of time
  • Clearview Capital is a leading Connecticut-based private equity investment firm and acquired Worldwide Camping through Vertikal Brands, a holding company  established to pursue the consolidation of premium brands in the outdoor industry

 

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Client Testimonial

Worldwide Camping has proven itself to be a disruptive player in the outdoor products market that develops camping related products for many of the world’s largest retailers while also launching high growth DTC brands such as Core Equipment.  We sought an advisor that could support Worldwide Camping’s outstanding management team and communicate the value of the Company’s diversified business model and brand portfolio.  The TM team ran a good process and represented our interests well at every stage.  We’re very satisfied with this result.” Worldwide Camping has proven itself to be a disruptive player in the outdoor products market that develops camping related products for many of the world’s largest retailers while also launching high growth DTC brands such as Core Equipment.  We sought an advisor that could support Worldwide Camping’s outstanding management team and communicate the value of the Company’s diversified business model and brand portfolio.  The TM team ran a good process and represented our interests well at every stage.  We’re very satisfied with this result.”
- Bob Levine, Managing Partner, L2 Capital