Private Equity Firm Buys Into Mother’s Market
Mother’s retails organic, vegetarian and vegan, non-GMO, allergen-free, raw and local foods, as well as related lifestyle products. The retailer said it selected Mill Road as an investment partner because of its commitment to partnering with socially conscious and environmentally businesses. Over the last decade, the firm partnered with PRT Growing Services, which planted 3 billion trees in the fight against greenhouse gases and global warming; Galaxy Nutritional Foods, an innovator in healthful foods that support vegan and vegetarian lifestyles; Rubio’s Restaurants, a champion of sustainable seafood practices and ocean clean-up efforts; and Gaiam Inc., a yoga, fitness and wellness promoter.
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