US based Natural American Foods, a portfolio company of private equity firm Peak Rock Capital, has acquired Sweet Harvest Foods for an undisclosed amount, according to an article in Food Business News.
Sweet Harvest Foods produces and distributes honey under the MEL-O brand as well as peanut butter under the PB Crave brand and syrup, honey and peanut butter products under its private label brand.
Natural American Foods produces agave and molasses syrup as well as honey under its Miller’s American brand.
Natural American Foods director, Robert Strauss said: “We are delighted to combine the Sweet Harvest and Natural American Foods businesses, further expanding the company’s capabilities and reach […] the acquisition of Sweet Harvest is a great example of the kind of strategic transaction that Natural American Foods continues to seek in the natural sweetener industry”.
Source: Food Business News