BENSENVILLE, ILL. — Fortune Worldwide LLC, a processor of seafood, meats and gourmand merchandise, branded as Fortune Fish & Gourmand, introduced on Sept. 3 that it acquired Inexperienced Bay, Wis.-based Meat Processors Inc. (MPI). The businesses didn’t disclose the phrases of the transaction.
Fortune mentioned that including MPI will develop its distribution capabilities and attain in Wisconsin and Michigan. Meat Processors is at present run by house owners Jim and Doug Farah.
“We’re excited to have this chance to hitch a company with energy and depth of Fortune,” Jim and Doug Farah mentioned. “This relationship will give our clients and workers larger choice and alternatives.”
In keeping with Fortune executives, MPI’s processing and distribution facility in Inexperienced Bay will likely be enhanced with the conversion to Fortune’s ERP, stock administration, and routing software program.
“We’re impressed with the enterprise Doug and Jim have constructed during the last 44 years and thrilled so as to add their experience, service degree and high-quality merchandise to the Fortune Fish & Gourmand household,” mentioned Sean J. O’Scannlain, president and chief government officer of Fortune.
MPI has been in enterprise as a wholesale processor and distributor of meats and ready meals since 1977. The operation at present affords beef, pork, seafood and poultry hand minimize to order.
Fortune Worldwide has made a number of acquisitions during the last two years together with Morey’s Seafood Worldwide of Missouri, Basic Provisions Inc., Jubilee Seafoods, Seattle Fish of Missouri, EuroGourmet and Neesvig’s.