Aspect consumer partners recent news, transactions and perspectives

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Aspect Consumer Partners Advises UpSpring, Ltd. on Sale to Reckitt Benckiser Group plc

Austin, TX – February 22, 2019 – UpSpring, Ltd. (“UpSpring”), an innovative pre- and post-natal healthcare company based in Austin, Texas, announced today that it has been acquired by Reckitt Benckiser Group plc (“RB”), a leading global consumer health and hygiene company, for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition of UpSpring reinforces RB’s commitment to supporting expectant…

Siete Family Foods Completes $90 million Growth Equity Financing with Stripes Group

Austin, TX – February 4, 2019 – Siete Family Foods, an Austin-based, better-for-you Mexican-American food brand, has announced that in November 2018 the company successfully raised $90 million in new funding through a minority investment led by Stripes Group. Aspect Consumer Partners acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Siete Family Foods. The latest funding will be…

Aspect Consumer Partners Advises VITE USA on Acquisition of Sullivan Vineyards

January 11, 2018 (Rutherford, CA) – VITE USA (“VITE”), a private investment group created with the purpose of entering the fine wine industry in Napa Valley, has completed its purchase of Sullivan Vineyards in Rutherford, California. The acquisition encompasses the entire historic 26-acre estate and includes the residence, vineyards (planted primarily to Cabernet Sauvignon) and winery,…

Aspect Consumer Partners Advises Pyramid Valley Vineyards of New Zealand on Sale to Aotearoa New Zealand Fine Wine Estates

Waikare, North Canterbury, New Zealand – October 4, 2017 – Aspect Consumer Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to Pyramid Valley Vineyards in the sale of the company’s winery and vineyards to Aotearoa New Zealand Fine Wine Estates Limited Partnership (“Aotearoa”).  The transaction included over 200 acres of land located in the Pyramid Valley of…

Aspect Consumer Partners Advises Revive Kombucha on Strategic Distribution Agreement and Financing Led by Peet’s Coffee & Tea

Petaluma, CA – August 24, 2017 – Aspect Consumer Partners acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Revive Kombucha (“Revive”) on its Series B capital raise led by Peet’s Coffee (“Peet’s”). Revive raised approximately $7.5 million of new equity capital in the financing. In addition to Peet’s, new investors participating in the round included Beechwood Capital…

Ian Malone Selected as North Bay Business Journal Forty Under 40 Recipient

St. Helena and San Francisco, CA – March 22, 2017 – Aspect Consumer Partners is pleased to announce that Ian Malone, Director, has been selected as a 2017 recipient of the North Bay Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 award. Winners of the Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 awards are chosen from dozens of nominees and are…

Aspect Consumer Partners Advises O Olive Oil on Sale to Landec Corporation

Petaluma, CA – March 2, 2017 – O Olive Oil, Inc., an innovator and industry leader in the development, marketing and selling of California specialty olive oils and wine vinegars, has completed the sale of the Company to Landec Corporation (Nasdaq: LNDC).  The highly strategic transaction will enable O Olive Oil to partner with a larger, well-capitalized Company…