Mill Road Capital and The Blackstone Group have acquired R.G. Barry (NASDAQ: DFZ), a creator and marketer of accessories brands such as Dearfoams and Foot Petals, taking it private for $19 per share. Golub Capital acted as administrative agent and joint lead arranger in providing an $85 million first lien term loan and $20 million second lien term loan, also structuring an ABL revolver. Mill Road initially took a position in R.G. Barry some years ago, gradually accumulating an ownership stake of approximately 9.8% by the time it made an acquisitional overture in September 2013. Now, Mill Road holds about 50% of the company, while Blackstone holds 48%.