Norwest Recaps Imperial (Again)

Norwest Equity Partners has sponsored the second recapitalization of Imperial Supplies LLC, a Green Bay, Wis.-based distributor of maintenance products to fleet and related industries. The proceeds from this second recapitalization, similar to the first one completed in February 2005, will provide a distribution for the company's shareholders and funding for continued growth initiatives. www.nep.com www.imperialsupplies.com