VMG Notches First Realization

Cody, Tamika
September 2010
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;9/20/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 38, p32
The article reports that Nestle Purina PetCare, a subsidiary of Nestle, S.A., has completely purchased the dog-treats business Waggin Train from VMG Partners. Waggin Train received assistance with improving brand awareness and distribution efforts from VMG Partners during the investment period. Kara Cissell-Roell, managing director from VMG Partners, explained that the deal, which is closing by September 2010, has made an exit that exceeded their investors' expectations.


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