Patriot Pickle Acquires Farm Ridge Foods, Inc.

April 19, 2022 Patriot Pickle

Patriot Pickle, a Swander Pace Capital portfolio company that manufactures and distributes fresh, high-quality pickles across the United States to restaurant chains, supermarkets, and delis, today announced it has acquired the pickle assets of Farm Ridge Foods. Farm Ridge Foods distributes pickled products into the retail channel under its own name, as well as private label and third-party brands.

Swander Pace Capital and Mighty Spark Announce Partnership

Mighty Spark Food Company, an innovative, all-natural protein brand on a mission to impact food insecurity, announces a partnership with an investor group led by Swander Pace Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in consumer products’ companies, and its strategic partners in Branch Brook Holdings, which includes United Natural Foods, Inc., the largest distributor of health and specialty food products in the U.S. and Canada, and Jefferson Capital Partners.

Swander Pace Capital Completes Sale of Voortman to Hostess Brands

January 8, 2020 Swander Pace Capital

Swander Pace Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on consumer products companies, today announced that it has completed the previously announced sale of Voortman Cookies Limited to Hostess Brands, Inc. in a transaction valued at approximately $320 million (C$425 million) in cash.

Swander Pace Capital Acquires Café Valley

September 12, 2019 Café Valley

Swander Pace Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in investments in consumer products companies, today announced that it has acquired Café Valley, a leading manufacturer of croissants, cakes, muffins, and other sweet baked goods to retail and foodservice channels across the United States and Canada.