GenNx360 Capital Partners Announces Whitsons Culinary Group Acquisition of Lintons Food Service Management
Portfolio Company News - August 04, 2022
New York, New York. August 4, 2022 - GenNx360 Capital Partners ("GenNx360) is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Whitsons Culinary Group (“Whitsons”), has acquired Lintons Food Service Management (“Lintons”), based in Blue Ball, Pennsylvania. This marks the first acquisition for Whitsons Culinary Group since GenNx360 announced its majority investment in the platform in September of 2021.
Headquartered in Islandia, New York, Whitsons is a provider of dining services to consumers and public and private organizations throughout the Northeast. Whitsons Culinary Group began in 1979 and is now the 15th largest food service management company and the fourth largest K-12 food service operator in the United States.
The acquisition enables Whitsons to further expand existing business lines in the healthcare, residential and education industries, specifically in schools, long-term care facilities, hospitals and community/public health facilities.
Whitsons and Lintons share in the belief that food nourishes the body and mind and were both founded on the principles of dedication and personalized service.
In its 132 years of operations, Lintons established 26 restaurants in convenient neighborhood locations to provide superior personalized customer service, and now has food service operations spanning from Pennsylvania to Florida.
About Whitsons Culinary Group
Whitsons Culinary Group provides a wide range of highly customized dining services to public schools, healthcare dining and emergency services throughout the Northeast, with a strong focus on nutritious, high-quality meals made from wholesome, fresh ingredients. Whitsons has a long and proud history of excellence and growth since 1979 and is setting new standards for the foodservice industry with wholesome foods and family values. For more information, visit www.whitsons.com.
About GenNx360 Capital Partners
GenNx360 Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on acquiring middle market business services and industrial companies. GenNx360 invests in companies with proven and sustainable business models in expanding industries, with the objective of implementing value-enhancing operational improvements to accelerate growth, deliver efficiencies and generate strong financial returns. GenNx360 was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in New York City. For more information on GenNx360 Capital Partners. www.gennx360.com
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