Encore Textile Services, a portfolio company of Los Angeles-based private investment firm Highland Avenue Capital Partners, has announced the completion of the acquisition of Emerald Textiles, a San Diego based healthcare linen service provider.

The acquisition brings together the two largest independent healthcare laundry providers in California, with the combined entity having a total of five locations on the West Coast. The combined business will have the ability to better serve all the needs of their large regional customers in both Northern and Southern California.

“Encore and Emerald are committed to providing the best value-proposition for current and future customers and look forward to continuing to serve our combined customer base with continued high-level service” said Greg Anderson, CEO of the combined Encore and Emerald.