Baird's Investment Banking Group is pleased to announce the following transaction:

November 2021
Fontaine Santé Foods, Inc.
Partners with Arbor Investments
Baird served as the financial advisor to Fontaine Santé Foods, Inc. on this transaction

Fontaine Santé Foods, Inc. ("Fontaine Santé Foods" or the "Company") has partnered with Arbor Investments. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Founded in Montreal, Quebec in 1990, Fontaine Santé Foods is the premier branded manufacturer of healthy and fresh hummus, refrigerated dips, salsas, tofu, pesto, salads, and vegetable pates. The Company operates four manufacturing facilities in addition to distribution centers across Canada and the United States. Using plant-based and natural ingredients, the convenient and better-for-you products are marketed under nationally recognized brands including Fontaine Santé®, Garden Fresh Gourmet® and Lantana® and found in the deli and refrigerated departments of North America’s largest grocery, mass, club and specialty retailers.

Founded in 1999 with offices in Chicago, Illinois and New York, New York, Arbor Investments is a specialized private equity firm that focuses exclusively on acquiring premier companies in the food, beverage and related industries. To date, Arbor Investments has acquired or invested in over 80 food & beverage companies in North America.

For additional information about this transaction, please contact:

Glen Clarke +1-312-609-4481
Spencer DePree +1-312-609-4679
Robert Foster +44-20-7667-8309