US Foods to acquire FirstClass FoodsStaff Writer | April 24, 2017
US Foods agreed to acquire FirstClass Foods, a privately owned meat manufacturing company based in Hawthorne, Ca. with nearly $55 million in annual sales.
Acquisition $55 million in annual sales
The company specializes in custom processing and portion control cuts of beef, pork, lamb, veal, poultry, seafood and specialty products.
US Foods will operate out of the 50,000 square foot facility in Hawthorne as a US Foods Stock Yards facility where FirstClass Foods operates today and expects to welcome its more than 100 employees to the company.
The transaction is expected to close by the end of April. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. ■