BB&T Capital Markets Serves as Exclusive Financial Advisor to Nearly Natural, Inc. in its Sale to Centre Partners
On December 15, 2017, Nearly Natural, Inc. (“Nearly Natural”) received an investment from Centre Partners (“Centre”). BB&T Capital Markets served as the exclusive financial advisor to Nearly Natural.
About the Companies
Headquartered in Miami, FL, Nearly Natural is an e-commerce provider of quality home décor products with exceptional design, sourcing, assembly, fulfillment and distribution capabilities to blue chip e-retailers. Nearly Natural’s rapidly growing product portfolio contains a wide array of artificial floral and other home décor products. Since its founding in 2001, Nearly Natural has developed into a leading partner of the nation’s top e-retailers.
Centre Partners is a leading middle-market private equity firm focusing on the consumer and healthcare sectors, with offices in New York and Los Angeles. Centre has invested over $2 billion of equity capital in more than 75 transactions since its inception. Centre seeks to partner with founders and management teams to build exceptional businesses. Centre Partners provides management teams access to its unique resources, which includes an extended network of experienced and proven operating executives.
About BB&T Capital Markets
BB&T Capital Markets offers an integrated platform of equity and debt underwriting, M&A advisory, corporate banking, and sales and trading. Headquartered in Richmond, VA, with offices throughout the US, we have specific expertise within 10 distinct industry verticals including Automotive Aftermarket; Commercial & Industrial; Education; Energy; Financial Services; Food & Agribusiness; Healthcare; Logistics & Transportation Services; Real Estate; and Retail & Consumer. Our commitment to industry expertise, combined with our resources as one of the nation's strongest financial institutions, strategically positions BB&T Capital Markets to build lasting relationships and contribute measurably to the long-term success of our clients.