Chef Solutions Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1952

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 6,797


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 2

Chef Solutions General Information


Manufacturer and provider of prepared foods and specialty bakery products to the retail and food service industry. The company operates three business divisions: Orval Kent Foods, Pennant Foods and I & K Distributors, providing outsourced manufacturing and distribution of fresh prepared foods and bakery products. Its brand names include Orval Kent, Yoder's, Pennant, and La Francaise.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Food Products
Reser's Fine Foods
Corporate Office
  • 120 West Palatine Road
  • Wheeling, IL 60090
  • United States
+1 (847) 000-0000

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Chef Solutions Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Chef Solutions Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jim Paskind SVP R&D and Quality Assurance
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Chef Solutions Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Chef Solutions Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Chef Solutions Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Fish House Foods 05-Dec-2005 0000000000 Food Products
I&K Distributors 01-Jan-2001 Buyout/LBO Food Products
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Chef Solutions Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Orval Kent Food Food Products Wheeling, IL 0000
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Chef Solutions Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
I&K Distributors 01-Jan-2001 0000000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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Chef Solutions FAQs

  • When was Chef Solutions founded?

    Chef Solutions was founded in 1952.

  • Where is Chef Solutions headquartered?

    Chef Solutions is headquartered in Wheeling, IL.

  • What is the size of Chef Solutions?

    Chef Solutions has 6,797 total employees.

  • What industry is Chef Solutions in?

    Chef Solutions’s primary industry is Food Products.

  • Is Chef Solutions a private or public company?

    Chef Solutions is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Chef Solutions?

    The current valuation of Chef Solutions is 000.00.

  • What is Chef Solutions’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Chef Solutions is 000000.

  • How much funding has Chef Solutions raised over time?

    Chef Solutions has raised $154M.

  • Who are Chef Solutions’s investors?

    Questor Management Company has invested in Chef Solutions.

  • When was Chef Solutions acquired?

    Chef Solutions was acquired on 21-Nov-2011.

  • Who acquired Chef Solutions?

    Chef Solutions was acquired by Reser's Fine Foods.

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