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Joseph’s Gourmet Pasta
Haverhill, Massachusetts

LaSalle made its initial investment in Joseph’s in October 2019. Joseph’s Gourmet Pasta is a manufacturer of premium frozen Italian pasta products, specialty sauces and meal solutions. The Company serves a diverse set of customers, including national restaurant chains, foodservice distributors, retailers and industrial accounts.
www.josephsgourmetpasta.com


  Fresh Origins
San Marcos, California

Fresh Origins is the leading grower of microgreens and edible flowers in North America, primarily serving the foodservice market. The Company offers more than 500 varieties of Microgreens, Petite® Greens, Edible Flowers, Shoots, Tiny Veggies and other specialty products that are used by chefs to enhance dishes and drinks with color and flavor. LaSalle made its initial investment in Fresh Origins in April 2018.
www.freshorigins.com


  Brown and Joseph
Itasca, Illinois

Brown and Joseph is a leading provider of commercial accounts receivable management solutions, with a focus on the insurance industry. The Company principally specializes in B2B third-party collection services, but also provides first-party collection services and insurance premium audits. LaSalle made its initial investment in Brown and Joseph in March 2018 and sold to Incline Equity Partners in 2019.
www.brownandjoseph.com


 



   
Gen3 Marketing
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Gen3 Marketing is a leading digital marketing agency that provides affiliate marketing services to customers (“advertisers”) by optimizing advertisers’ positioning of their products and services on third party websites. The Company also offers pay-per-click, search engine optimization, social media and other digital marketing services. LaSalle made its initial investment in Gen3 in December 2017 and sold to Longshore Capital Partners in 2020.
www.gen3marketing.com


  Westminster Foods
Hempstead, New York

Westminster Foods is an all-natural food holding company created through the combination of Westminster Cracker Company, Gold’s Pure Foods, Dr. Lucy’s, LLC and H. Fox & Co. Westminster Cracker Company manufactures premium, all-natural oyster crackers and other snack crackers. Gold’s manufactures all-natural horseradish, mustards and other condiments and sauces. Lucy’s makes gluten-free, allergen-free baked goods and Fox makes chocolate and flavored syrups. LaSalle made its initial investment in Westminster Foods in July 2015.
www.foxsyrups.com
www.goldshorseradish.com
www.westminstercrackers.com


Eclipse Advantage
Melbourne, Florida

Eclipse Advantage is a leading specialized warehouse labor management company focused on the foodservice and retail end markets. The Company offers warehouse customers in North America services that include in-bound receiving, pallet management and order selection. LaSalle made its initial investment in Eclipse Advantage in June 2012 and sold to Longshore Capital Partners in 2020.
www.eclipseadvantage.com


 



 
Lucy’s
Norfolk, Virginia

Lucy's manufactures premium quality, gluten-free and allergen-free baked goods. Its products are distributed nationally to independent, natural food, mass market and club warehouse stores. LaSalle made its initial investment in Lucy's in July 2011. Lucy's was acquired by Westminster Foods in 2015 and operates as a subsidiary.
www.westminstercrackers.com


United American Security
Raleigh, North Carolina

United American Security is an unarmed security guard services business focused on serving a variety of manufacturing, distribution, retail and commercial office clients. LaSalle made its initial investment in the Company in April 2010 and sold to Garda World Security Corporation in 2018.
www.unitedamericansecurity.com


  Westminster Cracker Company
Rutland, Vermont

Westminster Cracker Company manufactures premium, all-natural oyster crackers and other snack crackers. Its products are served across the country in restaurants and other foodservice establishments and are also sold in retail outlets. LaSalle made its initial investment in the Company in November 2009. Westminster acquired Gold’s and Lucy’s to form Westminster Foods in 2015.
www.westminstercrackers.com
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ChaseDesign
Skaneateles, New York

ChaseDesign provides shopper insight consulting and industrial, package, and retail design services to leading consumer goods companies and major retailers in North America and Europe. The Company’s services are focused on driving sales and market share growth for its clients. LaSalle initially invested in ChaseDesign in November 2007 and sold to the Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. in 2012.
www.chasedesign.net
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  DeIorio Foods
Utica, New York

DeIorio Foods manufactures premium frozen dough and other bakery products primarily for foodservice applications. The Company sells both custom formulation private label products and its own long-established foodservice brand under the DeIorio's name (established 1924). LaSalle made its initial investment in DeIorio in January 2007 and sold to Rudolph Capital in 2019.
www.deiorios.com


  Advanced H2O
Mercer Island, Washington

Advanced H2O is one of the leading private label bottled water companies in the western United States. The Company bottles both purified and spring water for leading national retailers, under the retailers' own store brands. LaSalle made its initial investment in the Company in 2005 and sold to HM Capital in 2007.
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Violet Packing
Williamstown, New Jersey

Violet Packing manufactures all-natural, fresh-packed tomato-based products under the Don Pepino and Sclafani brand names. Violet's products are distributed to foodservice and retail accounts primarily on the East Coast. LaSalle made its initial investment in Violet in October 2004 and sold to B&G Foods, Inc. in 2010.
www.donpepino.com
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