Peakstone Advises CALco Pallets on its Sale to Strength Capital


M&A Advisor

January, 2020. Peakstone served as the exclusive financial advisor to CALco Pallet Company in connection with Strength Capital’s investment in the Company.

Founded in 2007, CALco is a vertically integrated, full-service wooden pallet manufacturer selling both new and recycled pallets to a diverse customer base throughout the Midwest. In addition to its state-of-the-art pallet manufacturing capabilities, CALco owns a captive hardwood sawmill where it produces lumber for internal use and outside sales and produces landscape mulching from scrap pallets.

“Peakstone did an exceptional job driving value for us and I can’t say enough good things about Andy Savarie” said Matt Calhoun, owner of CALco Pallets. “We’re excited to be partnering with Strength Capital on this next phase of CALco’s growth.”

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

For additional information please contact the following:

Andy Savarie, Managing Director, 312-560-5199, asavarie@peakstone.com

Jeff Temple, Managing Director, 312-346-7301, jtemple@peakstone.com

Andrew Machoskie, Analyst, 312-346-7304, amachoskie@peakstone.com

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