LPC Announces New Partnership with Radial Equity Partners

Lewisburg, Tennessee, April 13, 2021 -

Lewisburg Printing Company (LPC) and its affiliate companies (Hawk Converting, LLC and LPC TX Visual), leading suppliers of high graphic printed materials and packaging announced today its new partnership with Radial Equity Partners (“Radial”). Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

Founded in 1898, LPC manufactures specialty printed materials and packaging for a broad range of markets, including personal care, food & beverage, healthcare, pet, and household products. The company utilizes its comprehensive production capabilities, including large and small format lithographic, flexographic and digital printing as well as value-added prepress and finishing services to provide its customers with high graphic printed solutions.

“Our goal is to be the best supplier to our customers, the best employer for our employees, and a responsible member of our community. We identified Radial based on their experience in printing and packaging and found they shared our goals and values. Our partnership will provide LPC with greater resources to continue our growth both organically and through acquisitions. Radial is the perfect partner for LPC,” said Hale Hawkins, IV, CEO of LPC.

“LPC’s dedication to customer service is evidenced by nearly 125 years of business history” said Phil Carpenter, Managing Partner of Radial. “We are thrilled to partner with the LPC team and look forward to building upon the company’s strong foundation to support its next phase of growth.”

This partnership represents a continuation of the Radial team’s focus on investing in packaging, a key area of strength for both the firm and LPC. The Radial team has previously led successful packaging investments in Alpha Packaging, Chesapeake Corporation, Mold-Rite Plastics and Multi Packaging Solutions.

About LPC:
Founded in 1898, LPC is recognized as an industry leader specializing in high graphics printing solutions. LPC is a G7 Master Printer and offers a wide range of capabilities, including large and small format lithographic, flexographic and digital printing as well as value-added prepress and finishing services. LPC has approximately 250 employees located in Tennessee and Texas and serve as single-source printing partner for their customers visual marketing and printing needs. LPC’s focus is and always will be exceeding customer expectations, unmatched speed to market and assuring customers success in their markets. More information about LPC is available at www.lpcink.com.

About Hawk Converting:
Founded in 2011, Hawk Converting specializes in the manufacture and distribution of a wide variety of custom paper products from mill direct rolls, customer programs and private label services. More information about Hawk Converting is available at www.hawkconverting.com

About Radial:
Radial is a private equity firm focused on investing in middle-market businesses serving consumer and industrial markets. The Radial team has invested successfully together for over a decade including on behalf of investment vehicles preceding Radial with a history of consistently delivering value for all stakeholders. Radial invests in businesses where the team can apply their prior experience and network of industry relationships to bring insights and support their management partners. More information about Radial is available at www.radialequity.com.

Contact: ​​
Kirk Kelso, Executive Vice President
Lewisburg Printing Company, 402 East Commerce, Lewisburg, TN. 37091
kkelso@lpcink.com or info@lpcink.com