AUSTIN, TEXAS — Private equity firm Peak Rock Capital has acquired Louisiana Fish Fry Products Ltd., a Baton Rouge, La.-based manufacturer and supplier of branded, Louisiana-inspired food products. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Founded in 1982 Louisiana Fish Fry makes a range of products, including spices and seasonings, seafood boils, breadings and batters, sauces and marinades, and rice mixes. The company’s products are sold in grocery and mass market retailers as well as food service outlets nationwide.
“Our investment in the Louisiana Fish Fry platform highlights Peak Rock’s continued commitment to investing in food businesses that are leaders in their categories and are well-positioned for further revenue growth,” said Robert Strauss, managing director of Peak Rock Capital. “We look forward to working with the company’s management team to enhance the business and build on the great legacy that the Pizzolato family has created over the past three plus decades.”
In addition to Louisiana Fish Fry, Peak Rock has several other investments in the food and beverage industry, including TNT Crust, Sweet Harvest Foods, Berner Food & Beverage, Diamond Crystal Brands and Gold Coast Bakeries.