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Subsequent Events

Subsequent Events
9 Months Ended
Sep. 26, 2020
Subsequent Events [Abstract]  
Subsequent Events


Entry into Material Definitive Agreement

On October 9, 2020, Helios entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BWG Holdings I Corp., operating as Balboa Water Group (“Balboa”), for $218,500 from certain affiliates of AEA Investors LP (“the Acquisition”). Helios plans to fund the Acquisition through a combination of cash and existing and new credit facilities. The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2020, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.

Balboa is an innovative market leader of electronic controls for the health and wellness industry with proprietary and patented technology that enables end-to-end electronic control systems for therapy baths and spas. Headquartered in Costa Mesa, CA, Balboa is a global operation selling into 47 countries and utilizing a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Baja, Mexico.

The intent to acquire Balboa is in alignment with Helios’s Vision 2025 goals, advancing the Company as a global technology leader in the industrial goods sector while maintaining superior profitability and financial strength. Balboa further diversifies the Company’s electronics product portfolio and broadens the Company’s global footprint.

Amended and Restated Credit Agreement

On October 28, 2020, the Company amended and restated its credit agreement with PNC Bank, National Association, as administrative agent, and the lenders party thereto. The amendment increased the term loan credit facility to an aggregate principal amount of $200,000. The revolving credit facility’s aggregate maximum principal borrowing amount remained unchanged at $400,000, and the accordion feature was increased to an aggregate principal amount of $300,000. The credit facilities are available through October 28, 2025.