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Bubbies of San Francisco acquires Othentic Foods

Diamond Capital Advisors, a leading middle market investment bank, announces the acquisition of Othentic Foods by Bubbies of San Francisco. Diamond acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Bubbies.

Bubbies is a leading purveyor of fermented, specialty foods offering naturally fermented pure kosher dills, dill relish, sauerkraut and pickled green tomatoes made without vinegar or artificial preservatives. Bubbies products are sold largely through natural food stores such as Whole Foods, Wild Oats, Organic Food Depot, Sunshine, Westerly and at better independent natural food stores throughout the country.

The Diamond Deal Team scoured the market to identify accretive acquisitions that met both Bubbies strict quality standards and promised specific cost and market synergies.

“What is uniquely great about Diamond is their ability to listen and apply their skills and strengths to our business and to what we’re trying to achieve.” said John Gray, Bubbies CEO.

Othentic Foods is a New Jersey based importer of USDA certified Organic and All Natural pickles, sauerkraut, beets, marinated peppers, salads and soups from Poland.  Othentic’s products are sold at retail stores throughout the United States.  Their products are OU Kosher and non-GMO Certified by the European Union.

Diamond Capital Advisors is ranked among the top ten Los Angeles based investment banks and maintains an additional office in New York.  Diamond’s deal professionals are former entrepreneurs and corporate executives who have owned or run middle market companies and have experienced M&A and corporate financing from the client side first. They continue to serve a broad spectrum of middle market clients in multiple industries and market segments. Diamond’s deal team for the Bubbies transaction was headed by Mark Ross and Gary Farrell.

For more information regarding this transaction, please contact
Diamond Capital:

Gary Ferrell, 310.347.8841, gferrell@diamondcapadvisors.com
Mark Ross, 310.432,8586, mross@diamondcapadvisors.com
Robert T. Smith, 310.432.8583, rsmith@diamondcapadvisors.com
Roman LeFranc, 310.432.8578, rlefranc@diamondcapadvisors.com