IPC invests in branded consumer products companies and retailers with substantial opportunities to expand market share or enter new categories while enhancing competitive positioning, operations, and brand strength.
Over more than 15 years, we have been helping prominent entrepreneurs and talented management teams develop and execute growth plans. We often help cultivate and marry compelling brands to an omni-channel presence through stores, e-commerce, direct marketing, and more. Our assistance may support new distribution channels and product offerings, include acquisitions of smaller manufacturers or chains, or expand the geographic footprint of a retailer. Through our network, we believe we can help source and negotiate marketing, information technology, manufacturing, supply chain, and distribution channels to support and leverage our brands.Read the Case Study
Based in Ashland, Ohio, Bendon is a leading designer and marketer of children’s coloring, activity, and early development products in the United States.bendonpub.com View All Retail & Consumer Companies
New York & Company is a private label specialty retailer of women’s wear-to-work and weekend casual apparel and accessories. Founded in 1918 by the Lerner Brothers, today the company’s proprietary branded New York & Company merchandise is sold exclusively through its national network of over 500 retail stores.nyandcompany.com View All Retail & Consumer Companies
Pet Supplies Plus is the third-largest pet specialty retailer in the U.S., offering a wide variety of pet food, treats, hard goods, and services for dogs, cats and small animals. Founded 25 years ago, Pet Supplies Plus has over 250 neighborhood locations in over 20 states.petsuppliesplus.com View All Retail & Consumer Companies
Cabi is a direct sales company, marketing proprietary designer ready-to-wear women’s apparel. Cabi’s collection of high-quality garments is sold to consumers all over the U.S. through a network of consultants employing the company’s social selling distribution model. The trunk shows provide a comfortable and fun experience where women can socialize and sample clothing among friends.cabionline.com View All Retail & Consumer Companies
Rag & bone offers ready-to-wear fashion, footwear, and accessories for men and women. The rag & bone brand has become synonymous with wearable clothing that melds classic tailoring with an edgy yet understated New York aesthetic.rag-bone.com View All Retail & Consumer Companies