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Acquired by SSI Acquisition, LLC, an entity formed for the purpose of acquiring the business of School Specialty Inc.; entity to be renamed School Specialty, LLC post-close Transaction led by The TCW Group, Inc.; Cerberus Capital Management; and Lantern Capital PartnersWhat is edschool specialty?
School Specialty is a leading provider of educational products and services to the Pre-K- 12 th grade market in the U.S. and Canada.What is school specialty?
At its core, School Specialty is a purpose-driven organization. Everything offered, from crayons to curriculum to complete learning environments, is designed to support educators, raise student outcomes and ultimately, transform more than classrooms.Why did school specialty go public in 1998?
As its share of a June 1998 public stock offering, School Specialty emerged with $34.2 million, earmarked to help the company expand its geographic reach, especially into California, Texas, and Florida, the biggest states in education expenditures.