Business Description

Transtar is a global leader in the value-added distribution of original equipment and aftermarket automotive products for the transmission and driveline repair market. For over 45 years, Transtar has offered thousands of high-quality branded and propriety parts to transmission repair shops and other automotive channels domestically and internationally upon using its robust distribution network throughout the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada to supply products to more than 80 countries.

Post-Transaction

Blue Point will leverage its Data & Digital capabilities to assist Transtar with its continuing technological innovation. Blue Point’s distinct competencies with data analytics, digital marketing and customer management will provide Transtar with a significant advantage within the industry and capitalize on opportunities to gain market share. Additionally, Blue Point will leverage its experience in value-added distribution, talent management resources and Asian and supply chain expertise to support the Company’s strategies.

Add-On Acquisition Criteria

Transtar is interested in pursuing add-on opportunities that will expand its product portfolio and help further penetrate the remanufacturer market to vertically integrate and create significant value.