Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC Advises Dymatize Enterprises, LLC in its Sale to Post Holdings, Inc.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 11, 2014 — Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (“DCF”) acted as financial advisor to Dymatize Enterprises, LLC (“Dymatize”) in its sale to Post Holdings, Inc. (“Post”). Dymatize manufactures and markets premium protein powders, bars and nutritional supplements under the Dymatize and Supreme Protein brands.
“We have worked with McColl Partners (now Deloitte Corporate Finance) since 2010 and through several transactions. We founded and built Dymatize based on product excellence, differentiation, strategic thought and picking great partners. The DCF team exhibits these qualities and has helped us achieve our key strategic goals,” said Ted Casey, founder of Dymatize.
“Dymatize’s dedication to offering high-quality and efficacious products has produced many leading brands within the sports nutrition space. We are pleased to have advised on this transaction.” said Lorin DeMordaunt, managing director, Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC, and head of DCF’s Consumer and Retail group.
Founded in 1994 and headquartered in Farmers Branch, Texas, Dymatize is a leading sports nutrition and supplement company. Dymatize offers safe and high quality products produced in the company’s NSF GMP Certified for Sport® manufacturing facilities. Prior to the transaction, Dymatize was a portfolio company of TA Associates. For more information, visit www.dymatize.com.
Post Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of Post Foods, LLC, Attune Foods, LLC and Premier Nutrition Corporation. Post has enriched the lives of consumers, offering quality foods since 1895. Post's products are generally sold to supermarket chains, wholesalers, supercenters, club stores, mass merchandisers, distributors, convenience stores, and the foodservice channel in North America. Post's portfolio of brands includes diverse offerings to meet the taste and nutritional needs of all families, including such favorites as Honey Bunches of Oats®, Pebbles™, Great Grains®, Post Shredded Wheat®, Post® Raisin Bran, Grape-Nuts®, and Honeycomb®. With recent acquisitions, Post's portfolio of brands now also includes Attune®, Uncle Sam®, Erewhon®, Golden Temple™, Peace Cereal®, Sweet Home Farm®, Willamette Valley Granola Company™, Premier Protein®, and Joint Juice®. Post is dedicated to health and wellness, offering consumers a variety of choices to meet their nutritional needs. For more information, visit www.postholdings.com.
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