The Hartz Mountain Corporation
Industry: Retail / Consumer
Acquired: January 2004
Realized: June 2008
The Hartz Mountain Corporation was the leading US pet supplies company. It offered more than 1,500 different products under the Hartz, Wardley and LM Animal Farms brands. Its products were sold through more than 40,000 retail channels, including grocery, mass channel, drug stores and pet specialty stores. The company was founded in 1932 and based in Secaucus, New Jersey.
* Portfolio company of TriArtisan Capital Partners, the predecessor to TriArtisan that was founded by Rohit Manocha and Gerald Cromack in 2002.