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NAKS Bought by Private Equity

North American Kitchen Solutions was acquired by Valesco, a Dallas-based private equity firm. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

NAKS is a factory-direct manufacturer of commercial kitchen ventilation systems, including both Type I and Type II hoods, ventless hoods, fire suppression, exhaust and supply fans, slip fit round ductwork and custom fabrication.

NAKS also provides walk-in coolers, per a company release.

The company sells its products online at