Case Study

Essential Cabinetry Group
Building Products; Diversified Industrials
Essential Cabinetry Group is a manufacturer of custom, semi-custom and stock-plus kitchen and bathroom cabinetry that is sold primarily through the dealer channel. Through its three market-leading brands (Designers Choice Cabinetry, Executive Cabinetry and Tedd Wood Fine Cabinetry), Essential Cabinetry provides a complete lineup of full access, framed and inset cabinetry to a growing network of over 650 kitchen and bath dealers across the United States. Over the past several years, Essential Cabinetry has successfully accelerated its organic growth by improving operational efficiencies and exceeding customer expectations. The Company is well positioned for continued growth given those initiatives and its strong market position.
Simpsonville, SC
Gridiron Capital
Transaction Type:
Sellside Advsiory


BlackArch was retained by Essential Cabinetry and Gridiron to serve as the Company’s exclusive financial advisor.

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The transaction furthers BlackArch’s position as an advisor-of-choice for leading building products and manufacturing companies and is representative of the firm’s focus on providing unique, tailored M&A advisory services to market-leading businesses.


Essential Cabinetry Group was acquired by Breck Partners.