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Deep experience in manufacturing, industrial technology, and industrial services

As specialists in manufacturing, industrial technology, and industrial services, we seek businesses where our experience can lead to effective partnerships with management and achieve strong results.

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CORE is proud to partner with these great companies. By working together, we continue to build stronger businesses that we believe have attractive growth potential.

Aviation Concepts Sunrise, FL

Investment status: Current

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Aviation Concepts is a global distributor of used serviceable material (USM) parts and components within the aftermarket commercial aviation industry serving airlines, maintenance, repair and overhaul organizations (MROs) and distributors. With nearly 150 airline approvals and an extensive global logistics network, Aviation Concepts can efficiently serve customers around the globe. Based in Sunrise, Florida, Aviation Concepts supplies “nose-to-tail” parts for both narrow and wide body More models across major OEM fleet types. Less

3DXTECH Grand Rapids, MI

Investment status: Current

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3DXTECH is a provider of additive manufacturing equipment including 3D printers, materials and services with a focus on high-performance material extrusion technologies. Founded in 2014, the company combines deep materials expertise, research and development capabilities and a breadth of high-performance filaments to allow customers to optimize product design solutions. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, 3DXTECH, Triton and Gearbox operate from a state-of-the-art 68,000 square foot More facility with in-house capabilities including filament extrusion, filament winding, custom formulation, research and development, 3D printer assembly and testing and 3D printing services for production and prototype quantities. Less

Cadrex Manufacturing Solutions Romeoville, IL

Investment status: Current

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Cadrex Manufacturing Solutions is a provider of complex production parts, weldments, assemblies, and proprietary products for a variety of end More markets, including information & communication and technology, aerospace & defense, warehouse automation, robotics, medical, electronic gaming, food, and industrials. With locations in 11 states and Mexico, Cadrex offers comprehensive in-house manufacturing capabilities, including laser cutting, sheet metal fabrication, injection molding, electromechanical assembly, CNC punching, CNC machining, robotic welding, stamping, fastener insertion, and tool and die manufacturing, to effectively serve customers with lights-out manufacturing capabilities from low- through high-volume production. Less

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Century Box Methuen, MA

Investment status: Current

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The combination of Century Box and General Converting forms a new platform dedicated to providing folding cartons for store-brand foods, More confectionary and consumer products. The platform has three facilities covering nearly 325,000 square feet in Illinois and Massachusetts and serves as a value-add partner for customers with complex packaging and service requirements through offering comprehensive printing, converting, and finishing capabilities across a range of paperboard grades. Less

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Cohere Beauty Phoenix, AZ

Investment status: Current

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Cohere Beauty is a full-service contract manufacturer, formulator, and distributor of customized hair care, skin care, fragrance, and cosmetic More products. Cohere’s turnkey services include formulation, compounding, filling, quality assurance, packaging, and distribution. The company serves a diverse customer base comprised of established health & beauty companies and emerging brands. Cohere specializes in helping emerging brands accelerate speed to market through concept & formula development support. With locations in Arizona, California, Nebraska, and New Jersey, the company operates out of four FDA-registered cGMP compliant facilities with more than 800,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing space. Less

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Fathom Hartland, WI

Investment status: Current

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Fathom is an on-demand digital manufacturing platforms in North America, serving the comprehensive product development and low- to mid-volume More manufacturing needs of the largest and most innovative companies in the world. With more than 25 unique manufacturing processes and a national footprint with nearly 450,000 square feet of manufacturing capacity across 12 facilities, Fathom seamlessly blends in-house capabilities across plastic and metal additive technologies, CNC machining, injection molding & tooling, sheet metal fabrication, and design and engineering. With more than 35 years of industry experience, Fathom is at the forefront of the Industry 4.0 digital manufacturing revolution, serving clients in the technology, defense, aerospace, medical, automotive and IOT sectors. Fathom's certifications include: ITAR Registered, ISO 9001:2015 Design Certified, ISO 9001:2015, ISO 13485:2016, AS9100:2016, and NIST 800-171. Less

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GEM Manufacturing Waterbury, CT

Investment status: Current

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GEM Manufacturing is a provider of precision metal components and mechanical assemblies for critical use applications in a variety of end markets, More including aerospace & defense, electric vehicle, mining, semiconductor, medical, and industrials. Headquartered in Waterbury, Connecticut, with additional facilities in Clifton, New Jersey and Vietnam, GEM utilizes deep draw and progressive die stamping as well as screw, CNC and wire EDM machining technologies to manufacture high-precision components from prototyping through high-volume production. Less

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Incodema Ithaca, NY

Investment status: Current

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Incodema is a provider of precision machining and sheet metal cutting and forming solutions, including laser, micro waterjet, specialty stamping, More multislide, welding, and photo etching for prototype through high-volume production parts across numerous end markets, including electronics, aerospace & defense, medical, packaging and industrials, among others. Incodema is headquartered in Ithaca, New York, and operates nine nationwide facilities in Newark, New York, Chicago, IL, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Miami, Florida, Austin, Texas, Denver, Colorado, and Tempe, Arizona. Incodema holds certifications and compliance designations including AS9100 Rev. D, ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and ITAR. Less

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J&K Ingredients Paterson, NJ

Investment status: Realized

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J&K Ingredients Corp is a provider of natural, organic and clean label baked goods ingredients. Based in Paterson, New Jersey, J&K developed the first natural mold inhibitor more than four decades and today offers more than 400 bakery ingredient products across 13 categories to a broad customer base comprised of leading commercial bakeries and bakery product wholesalers and distributors. The Company’s signature product lines include Bred-Mate, Rice-Mate and more recently, SOR-Mate, the first More fruit-based natural replacement for sorbic acid and potassium sorbate. The Company holds FDA, Halal, Kosher and organic certifications. Less

Kelvix Lake Oswego, OR

Investment status: Current

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Kelvix is a designer and supplier of architectural and specification-grade linear LED lighting systems with value-engineered capabilities. In addition, Kelvix provides best-in-class design and customer support services to drive its differentiated customer value proposition in the LED lighting industry. Based in Lake Oswego, Oregon, Kelvix serves a variety of commercial end markets, including medical, education, hospitality, municipal, and general commercial, as well as multi-family More residential, through a broad network of approximately 80 independent manufacturer representatives across North America. Less

MedLit Solutions Garner, NC

Investment status: Realized

MedLit Solutions is a full-service provider of pharmaceutical packaging and printing services, offering a broad range of secondary packaging, More labeling, printing, and fulfillment solutions. The Company provides turnkey design, packaging, printing, cutting, gluing, and bindery services on an order-by-order basis. MedLit Solutions serves a broad base of customers in the pharmaceutical industry, including specialized brand-name pharmaceutical application providers and emerging generic pharmaceutical companies. Less

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Prototek Contoocook, NH

Investment status: Realized

Prototek is a rapid prototyping service provider of CNC machined and fabricated parts and components across both metal and plastic materials. More Prototek serves a diverse customer base across a variety of end markets, including aerospace, defense, medical, robotics, electronics, consumer, telecommunications, and general industrial. Prototek’s in-house manufacturing capabilities include CNC machining, sheet metal fabrication, powder coating, chromating, anodizing, silk screening, and assembly. Less

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Saylite Carrollton, TX

Investment status: Current

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Saylite is a full-service provider of LED and non-LED configured lighting products and solutions serving commercial, industrial, and premium More residential markets. Based in Carrollton, Texas, with additional facilities in Dallas, Austin, Houston, Augusta, Charleston, and Providence, the company is developing the latest solutions for both practical and design-centric applications employing an engineering staff that bridges the worlds of lighting, construction, design and technology. Saylite’s brands (Fleco Industries, Texas Fluorescents Reinvented, Mobern, Lights Fantastic, Lights Fantastic Pro, L.I.T.E., LFP Lighting, Southern Lighting Gallery, and Vantage) and products can be found illuminating a diverse building set, including large retailers, commercial office space, industrial warehouses and a variety of premium residential structures. Less

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UPTIVE Libertyville, IL

Investment status: Current

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UPTIVE is a provider of quick-turn custom manufacturing services with a comprehensive suite of both additive and traditional manufacturing More technologies. The company specializes in additive manufacturing services for production-grade parts across a variety of end markets, including medical, electronics, consumer, automotive, aerospace and defense, automation and industrial, among others. With nationwide locations including Illinois, California, New York, Michigan, as well as a facility in Tijuana, Mexico, UPTIVE offers numerous additive and traditional manufacturing capabilities, including multi-jet fusion, fused deposition modeling, selective laser sintering, stereolithography, polyjet printing, CNC machining, sheet metal fabrication, urethane casting and injection tooling and molding. Less

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