Hanover, PA-based Utz Quality Foods completed its acquisition of Inventure Foods in a deal valued at $165 million. The deal was an all-cash transaction of Inventure's outstanding shares at $4 per share.
Inventure Foods, which has facilities in Arizona and Indiana, manufactures and sells salted snacks under the brands Boulder Canyon®, TGI Fridays™, Nathan's Famous®, Vidalia Brands®, Poore Brothers®, Tato Skins® and Bob's Texas Style®. Utz is the largest privately held and family-managed branded salty snack company in the United States.
Larry Laubach, chair of Cozen O'Connor's Corporate Practice Group, assisted Utz in the transaction.
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