December 08, 2020 06:30 AM Eastern Standard Time   NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Mochi Ice Cream Co., makers of My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream and the largest branded manufacturer of mochi ice cream in North America, and its majority owner, Lakeview Capital, Inc., announced a closing of a financing in partnership with Bregal Partners, a New-York based private equity firm focused on investing in middle market companies within consumer and food sectors and committed to promoting corporate

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The polarized economic performance of the Consumer industry over the last 9 months has all the makings of a great business school case study. Where brick and mortar has struggled, e-commerce has thrived. Where travel-oriented businesses have watched their sales all but disappear, producers of home exercise equipment can’t keep up with the sudden and sustained spike in demand. Consumer-focused deal professionals are carefully studying these trends in an effort to predict a return to

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Private equity group Bregal joins one of the world’s largest feed companies and others in a private placement ahead of a potential IPO, top executives at the project told IntraFish. Netherlands-based Nutreco, one of the world’s largest aquaculture feed producers, has joined German-owned private equity group Bregal Partners, a key investor in US firms American Seafoods and Blue Harvest Fisheries, in anchoring a private placement into a massive land-based salmon farming project to be built

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FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- United Sports Brands (USB) today announces it has acquired Glukos Energy, a leading energy supplement brand. USB will utilize its expertise, partnerships and experience to create new market opportunities for Glukos, enabling the brand's continued focus on ground-breaking product innovation.   "We're very excited to add Glukos Energy to the USB portfolio of brands. Glucose is your body's preferred form of energy and it provides 2 times

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New York, NY, April 11, 2019 - Bregal Partners today announced the closing of its second fund, Bregal Partners II LP. The fund closed on $650 million of capital commitments sourced from its current limited partners. The $650 million brings Bregal Partners to a total of $1.25 billion in committed capital under management. “Our team is proud and appreciative of the support we’ve received from our limited partners,” said Scott Perekslis, Co-Founder and Managing Partner

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NEW YORK, September 25, 2018 --Bregal Partners, a private equity investment firm focused on building industry-leading companies in the middle market, announced that Katey Kalvelage has joined the firm as Director of Ecommerce. Ms. Kalvelage will focus on leading digital growth across the portfolio companies in the consumer, food, and specialty retail space. Ms. Kalvelage has over 12 years of experience in the digital space including managing the ecommerce business at retail brands such as

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COSTA MESA, Calif., February 13, 2018 – Bregal Partners, a leading middle-market private equity firm, is pleased to announce a growth investment in Ju-Ju-Be International (“Ju-Ju-Be” or the “Company”), a leading lifestyle brand in the juvenile products industry and provider of premium diaper bags, backpacks, and accessories. The investment was made in partnership with the Company’s founders, Joseph Croft and Kristin Hunziker, who remain significant shareholders in the business. Bregal Partners’ Managing Partner, Charles Yoon,

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LEADERSHIP CHANGE FOLLOWS GROWTH INVESTMENT IN TDBBS BY BREGAL PARTNERS January 23, 2018 – TDBBS, LLC (“TDBBS” or the “Company”), a rapidly-growing natural dog treats and chews business, is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Hassett as Chief Executive Officer. The hiring of Mr. Hassett follows a growth investment in the Company by leading middle market private equity firm Bregal Partners. The investment was made in partnership with the Company’s founder and management team,

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September 12, 2016, New York, NY and New Bedford, MA – Blue Harvest Fisheries, LLC (“Blue Harvest” or the “Company”) has today announced the acquisition of High Liner Foods’ scallop business and processing facility in New Bedford, MA. High Liner Foods (TSX:HLF) (or “HLF”), headquartered in Lunenberg, Nova Scotia, is one of the largest seafood companies in North America. The acquisition of High Liner Foods’ scallop business further strengthens Blue Harvest’s existing processing and distribution

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August 2, 2016, New York, NY and Naples, FL – Blue Harvest Fisheries, LLC (“Blue Harvest” or the “Company”) has today announced the acquisition of Hygrade Ocean Products Inc. (“Hygrade”). Hygrade is a New Bedford, Massachusetts, based processor and distributor of scallops, cod, and other premium fish products. By virtue of the acquisition, Blue Harvest will begin marketing and distributing Company-landed scallops, bluefin tuna, and swordfish directly to customers. With operations in Newport News, Virginia,

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