Nutter's Bulk & Natural Foods

Equicapita Income Trust has acquired a majority interest in Nutter's Bulk & Natural Foods Ltd.

Industry:

Retail Trade

Equicapita Income Trust has acquired a majority interest in Nutter's Bulk & Natural Foods Ltd. MNP Corporate Finance Inc. acted as exclusive financial advisor to Nutter's Bulk & Natural Foods Ltd. in structuring and negotiating this transaction.

Transaction Brief

The transaction has allowed the owners of Nutter’s Bulk  & Natural Foods Ltd. (“Nutter’s”) to implement their succession strategy  while ensuring the continued success of the business.

Nutter’s was established in 1982 and has grown substantially  since then to 24 locations across Western Canada.  Nutter’s is based in Medicine Hat, Alberta  and is a retailer, franchisor and packager of vitamins, minerals and dietary  supplements, as well as gluten free and bulk food.

Equicapita Income Trust (“Equicapita”) is a Private Equity  firm based in Calgary who acquires companies with stable cash-flow and  exceptional management teams.

Equicapita and the co-founder of Nutter’s will work closely  together to build on the solid foundation created; expanding the number of  locations, adding exciting new products and services, and providing customers  with an ever-improving shopping and product discovery experience.