July 12, 2024

Nexus Capital Management Invests in Lamps Plus


Nexus Capital Management LP, a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, announced recently it has led a strategic investment in Lamps Plus, a California based omnichannel retailer of lighting, ceiling fans and other home furnishing products. Lamps Plus sells products through LampsPlus.com, its physical store locations, and third party marketplaces.

“We are extremely excited to be the first institutional capital partnering with Dennis and Manja Swanson, the founders of Lamps Plus” said Damian Giangiacomo, Partner at Nexus. “Lamps Plus is an iconic brand with a national presence and we look forward to supporting the Company’s next phase of growth.”

Dennis Swanson added, “Lamps Plus has built a leading position in the lighting category over the past several decades. I want to thank our employees, customers and vendor partners for helping us reach this milestone in the Company’s history. I look forward to working closely with the Nexus team to facilitate the continued success and expansion of the Company’s leading market position.”

Clark Linstone, the President and Chief Operating Officer of Lamps Plus, said, “I am extremely proud of the dynamic team members that drive Lamps Plus every day, and I am thankful for their contributions that have delivered the Company to this point and will propel us to a strong future.”

Table lamps by LAMPS PLUS Source

Lamps Plus is one of the nation’s largest specialty lighting retailer and sells a combination of in-house and third-party brands. Lamps Plus is known for its large product assortment and strong design capabilities.           

“Lamps Plus competes at an attractive intersection of building products, consumer and ecommerce, and aligns with our extensive experience investing across that spectrum to support management’s focus on execution and innovation,” Giangiacomo concluded. “On behalf of Nexus, I would like to express my gratitude to the Lamps Plus team for working with us on this transaction. We look forward to working closely with them and the Company’s employees on this next chapter for the business.”




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