Industrial Products

Motion Tech Automation Distribution Segment

Value-add distributor of automation and motion control solutions.

Transaction Overview

  • Represented Carlisle (“Carlisle” or “the Company”) in its divestiture of Motion Tech Automation Distribution, a distribution value-add segment, to JHFoster, a portfolio company of High Road Capital Partners.
  • Motion Tech Automation Distribution is a value-added distributor of engineered automation, motion control and sensor solutions serving resilient and high growth markets.

Drivers of Interest

  • Engineering, technical expertise, application know-how and consultative selling.
  • Strategically focused on serving challenging applications and delivering solutions (vs selling components).
  • Serves OEMs and end users across stable, resilient, and growing markets such as packaging, test measurement, factory automation and life sciences.
  • Stable base of recurring, high-margin aftermarket/MRO revenue.
  • Accelerating and wide-spread adoption of automation across all markets.
  • Broad range of engineered solutions includes motors, drives, controls, linear and rotary motion, sensors, actuators, encoders, pneumatics, conveyers, enclosures, lighting, IIoT, robotics and other related products.
  • Entrenched relationships with a sought-after roster of world class customers and vendors.
Hennepin Partners LLC