Translink is pleased to announce that Peakstone, its partner firm in the United States, served as exclusive M&A advisor to Protect-a-Bed in connection with its sale to SureFit Home Décor, a portfolio company of Centre Lane Partners. Based in Wheeling, Illinois, Protect-a-Bed is a worldwide leader in bed protection innovation and offers a premium line of bedding and health protection products including mattress protectors and pillow protectors. Protect-A-Bed products are available in 45 countries, found in retail stores and trusted by hotels, assisted living facilities and more.
“SureFit Home Décor is an ideal fit for the Protect-A-Bed brand,” said CEO James Bell. “The company’s focus on strong industry relationships and reputation for excellent customer service will allow us to offer Protect-A-Bed products to many more consumers. SureFit is a leading player in home textiles with some of the strongest brands in the industry. The Protect-A-Bed team looks forward to working with Jeff and his team in their mission to take the company to an exciting new level.” Bell added, “The Peakstone team facilitated an outstanding outcome and worked tirelessly to see the transaction through to its successful conclusion.”
“The Protect-A-Bed brand represents a significant addition to the current portfolio of home textiles products offered in our consumer and hospitality divisions,” said SureFit Home Décor CEO Jeffrey Werner. “James’s team has built a tremendous brand and brings a strong passion and expertise in innovation and education to the mattress protection category, and we are very happy to have them on board.”
SureFit Home Décor, headquartered in Alburtis, Pa., markets a wide assortment of home textiles products that include readymade slip covers, fabric covers and protectors, shower curtains and bath accessories, window drapes, decorative pillows, outdoor products, and pet beds and accessories. Its products are marketed under the SureFit, Hookless, Patio Armour, Focus Hospitality and Spencer brand names.