RIDGEFIELD, Conn. – The Chefs’ Warehouse Inc. recently acquired substantially all the assets of Cambridge Packing Co., a Boston-based beef, poultry, pork and seafood company that serves the New England area.
Details of the transaction were not disclosed but Chef’s Warehouse said it expects to generate approximately $50 million in annual net sales from the company.
“I would like to welcome Bruce Rodman, Alan Roberts and the entire Cambridge Packing organization into our growing family of companies,” said Christopher Pappas chairman and CEO of The Chefs' Warehouse. “This acquisition offers The Chefs’ Warehouse the opportunity to continue to build our all-star team of specialty protein companies that complement our core cultural values. Similar to our organization, Cambridge Packing Company is high-touch, high-quality and committed to excellent service. We look forward to becoming the premier distributor partner for New England’s best chefs.”
Cambridge Packing was founded in 1923. The company is in its third generation of family ownership.
“With the acquisition by The Chefs' Warehouse, we are now afforded the opportunity to take Cambridge to the next level,” said Bruce Rodman and Alan Roberts, owners of Cambridge Packing Company in a statement. “Alan and I, along with our skilled professionals, are looking forward to joining forces with The Chefs’ Warehouse family of companies.”