TITLE

PE Fund Backs Organic Merger

AUTHOR(S)
Marino, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;11/2/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 44, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that private equity fund Sea Change Investment Fund supported the merger between Helen's Kitchen and The Organic Bistro. Stephen Moore, founder of Helen's Foods, will lead the merged companies. Helen's Kitchen and The Organic Bistro (FOOD Collective Inc.) both produce frozen, ready-to-prepare foods containing organic products.
ACCESSION #
45033760

 

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