Sara Lee European Meats
Industry: Retail / Consumer
Acquired: August 2006
Realized: November 2013
Sara Lee's European meats business produces mainly pork-based packaged meat products, such as sausage, ham and related products, including ready meals and charcuterie. The company holds market leading positions in France, Portugal and the Benelux region, with popular European brands such as Aoste, Justin Bridou and Nobre. It also has a presence in Germany, Italy and the UK. The European meats business is based in Hoofddorp, The Netherlands.
The business currently operates as a subsidiary of Campofrio Food Group, a publicly-traded meat products company based in Spain.
* Portfolio company of TriArtisan Capital Partners, the predecessor to TriArtisan that was founded by Rohit Manocha and Gerald Cromack in 2002.