Business Description

Vetta, LLC, the parent company of J. America and Top of the World, is a leading designer and marketer of decorated and blank apparel and headwear to every major apparel retail and wholesale distribution channel. The Company provides blank and licensed products, including a number of collegiate brands, and offers over 60,000 SKUs consisting of a wide range of styles, colors, and sizes across apparel and headwear. Vetta is headquartered in Columbus, OH, with additional offices in Oklahoma, Michigan, North Carolina, and Hong Kong.

Post-Transaction

Vetta is leveraging Blue Point’s Shanghai office to refine sourcing capability in China and improve profitability. The Company is currently working towards diversifying the product offering, securing additional licenses, and pursuing strategic pricing improvement and operational enhancement initiatives. Blue Point will also assist in further developing the management team and strengthening the business infrastructure.  

Add-On Acquisition Criteria

Vetta is interested in add-on acquisitions that will add new licenses and product categories.

  • In February 2017, Vetta acquired Top of the World, LLC, the leading supplier of collegiate headwear in the United States.
  • In March 2018, Vetta acquired NWL Distributing, a leading online retailer of collegiate and blank headwear and apparel.