Carnation Overview

  • Founded
  • 1899
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 22,000
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Financing Rounds
  • 2
  • Investments
  • 1

Carnation General Information


Producer and distributor of dairy products. The company's dairy products include evaporated milk, thick cream, ice cream and skim milk powder.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Food Products
Primary Office
  • 5045 Wilshire Boulevard
  • Los Angeles, CA 90036
  • United States
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Carnation Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Carnation Patents

Carnation Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-4733803-A Particulate dispensing apparatus Expired - Fee Related 23-Jun-1986 00000000 00
US-4415599-A Adding a maltodextrin-containing food mix to boiling water to regenerate; lump-free Expired - Lifetime 13-May-1982 000000000 0
US-4394397-A Instant foods, gluten, cellulose, vegetable oils, extrusion, farina, starches, cooking, flashing Expired - Fee Related 02-Oct-1981 00000000 0
FR-2507869-A1 Method and device for incorporating additives to extruded foods and tubular extrusion line Granted 18-Jun-1981 000000000 0
CA-1180935-A Method and apparatus for incorporating additives in extruded foods Expired 18-Jun-1981 A23K40/20

Carnation Executive Team (1)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
George Wilkins Executive
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Carnation Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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Carnation Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Carnation Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 0000 01-Jan-1961 00000 0000 Food Products
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Carnation Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 0000 00000 01-Jan-1961 00000 0000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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