Northstar Capital (Northstar), a provider of junior capital for middle market private equity transactions, has invested in Rustic Bakery, a portfolio company of San Francisco Equity Partners (SFEP).
Northstar provided a co-investment to help SFEP finance the transaction. The Northstar team remains committed to partnering with experienced management teams and private equity sponsors. Rustic Bakery is the nineteenth platform investment for Fund VII, a USD500 million committed parallel fund strategy consisting of Northstar Mezzanine Partners VII LP and Northstar Mezzanine Partners SBIC LP.
Founded in 2005, Rustic Bakery is a specialty foods company that manufacturers and markets a growing portfolio of organic, hand-rolled sourdough flatbread crackers, crisps, cookies, biscuits, and artisanal products.