Performance Food Group
Performance Food Group Company (NASDAQ: PFGC) is an American company that was founded in 1875. Headquartered in Goochland County, Virginia (just outside Richmond), the company distributes a range of food products.
In 2008, the company announced it was to be acquired by Wellspring Capital Management and Blackstone Group for $1.3 billion. Two other foodservice companies owned by the private equity firms, snack food distributor Vistar and Italian foodservice company Roma Foods, were then merged into PFG. PFG went public in 2015.
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- Blackstone, Wellspring to acquire Performance Food Group in $1.3bn deal. AltAssets, January 18, 2008
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