The Hillman Companies, Inc. Acquires H. Paulin & Co., Limited
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Goodmans represented H. Paulin & Co., Limited (TSX: PAP.A) (“Paulin”) in connection with the acquisition by The Hillman Companies, Inc. (Amex: HLM.Pr) (“Hillman”) of all the issued and outstanding shares of Paulin by plan of arrangement with a cash purchase price of $27.60 per share, representing a total enterprise value of Paulin of approximately $103 million.
Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Paulin is a leading Canadian distributor and manufacturer of fasteners, fluid system products, automotive parts, and retail hardware components.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Hillman is a leading distributor of fasteners, key duplication systems, engraved tags, and related hardware to retail customers in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, South America, and Australia.