Boulder Sausage sold to London-headquartered investor MBH Corp
By Simon Harvey, Just-Food
17 February 2021
Boulder Sausage, a US manufacturer of sausage and bacon for retail and foodservice, has been bought by London-headquartered MBH Corp., an investor in small- and medium-sized businesses.
MBH revealed in a statement it has acquired GBS Partners, which trades as Boulder Sausage, for around GBP2.1m (US$2.9m) to GBP2.6m, a transaction that will be settled via outstanding bonds.
Boulder Sausage, founded around 50 years ago in Louisville, Colorado, produces a range of sausage such as German and Italian varieties, along with bacon and chorizo. It counts US meat giant Tyson Foods as an ingredients supplier, as well as Seaboard Foods and Prairie Grove Farms.
Jim Burton, the founder of GBS Partners, and who is both chief executive and head of finance at Boulder Sausage, said: