announcementBlue Goose raises financing from Serruya Private Equity
Blue Goose raises financing from Serruya Private Equity
December 5, 2016
TORONTO, CANADA – November 9th, 2016. Serruya Private Equity Inc. (“SPE”), in partnership with Dundee Corporation, made a strategic $20 million investment in Blue Goose Capital Corp. (“Blue Goose”), a Canadian-based protein and organic food company. The joint investment will provide Blue Goose capital to help fund and consolidate its ongoing operations, growth strategy, and potential future acquisitions.
Blue Goose is a recognized consumer brand that focuses on production, distribution, and sale of organic protein (natural beef, chicken, and fish). The corporation owns over 45,000 acres of farmland in British Columbia, and distributes to over 640 retail locations across Canada, making Blue Goose well-positioned in the high-growth organic food market.
As part of the investment, SPE was offered a seat on the Board of Directors.
About Serruya Private Equity
Serruya Private Equity is a family office based in the Toronto area that oversees the investment activities in retail, real estate and lending for the Serruya family. For more information, visit www.serruyaprivateequity.com.
About Blue Goose Capital Corp.
Blue Goose is a vertically integrated company focused on the production, distribution and sale of organic and natural beef, chicken and fish. Its mandate focuses on producing and distributing organic protein by raising livestock in an organic environment, with feed from organically grown crops and no substrates or animal by-products in the feed, and by employing the highest standards of animal husbandry and welfare, with no use of artificial growth hormones or antibiotics.
Blue Goose owns over 45,000 acres of farm land in British Columbia, and is a recognized consumer brand with beef, chicken, and fish products distributed to over 640 retail locations across Canada, making Blue Goose well-positioned to capitalize on the high-growth organic food market. For more information, visit bluegoosepurefoods.com.
About Capital Canada Limited
Established in 1975, Capital Canada Limited is a mid-market independent investment banking firm which provides expert, financial advice to corporations and entrepreneurs in Canada and abroad. Capital Canada’s focus is in the private capital markets, providing investment banking services including mergers and acquisitions, private placements, financial restructuring, and general financial advisory services including fairness opinions. Capital Canada’s dedicated professionals provide hands-on, personalized attention in order to achieve the optimal outcome for the client. For more information, visit www.capitalcanada.com.