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Southwest Book Co. Acquired By Undisclosed Buyer

Southwest Book Company


May 2018



An undisclosed buyer acquired Generational Equity client Southwest Book Company on May 15, 2018.

Southwest Book Company, located in Stafford, Texas, is a book wholesaler, supplying schools with classroom novels, author events, consignment sales for required reading, and book fairs.

It has offices in the Houston and Dallas metropolitan areas, and established relationships with more than 500 publishers to deliver the best selection of reading materials.

Generational Equity Senior Managing Director Michael Goss’s team, led by Senior M&A Advisor Tim Cook with support from VP Corey Painter, successfully closed the deal. Senior Managing Director Thomas Hamm established the initial relationship with Southwest Book Company.

Our M&A professionals have been involved in many successfully completed deals in the wholesale industry, helping our clients achieve the maximum value for their company whilst fulfilling the ambitions of their buyers.

To learn more about our history in this active sector, visit our dedicated Wholesale & Distribution page.