Cases and Deals

Blank Rome Represents Epsilyte Holdings LLC Affiliate in Its Acquisition of StyroChem Canada, Ltd.

A Blank Rome team represented an affiliate of Epsilyte Holdings LLC in its acquisition of StyroChem Canada, Ltd. (“StyroChem”), a leading North American producer of expandable polystyrene (“EPS”) located in Baie d’Urfe, Quebec.

StyroChem produces EPS for packaging, construction, and specialty applications. The Blank Rome team previously represented an affiliate of Balmoral Funds in its September 2020 acquisition of what is now known as Epsilyte LLC, as well as the May 2021 add-on acquisition of Polysource, Inc. With the addition of StyroChem, the Epsilyte family of companies operates three production sites, employs more than 300 associates, and provides solutions to customers in over 20 countries.

The Blank Rome team was led by Kipp Cohen and Nathan S. Brill, with support from Jason Reisman, Cory JacobsMichael A. KadlecShaun J. BockertShawn M. Wright, George BoggsEmma C. Jones, Leigh Ann Buziak, Michael R. Darbee, Jose Manalo, and Mary Burgoyne. The Blank Rome financing team was led by Shlomo Troodler and Adam Sansweet, with support from Danielle Mabe.