Richter acted as exclusive seller advisor to Gisspasta Products Ltd.

April 2024 – Richter acted as exclusive seller advisor to Grisspasta Products Ltd., a prominent dry pasta manufacturer and distributor to customers across North America, in the context of the strategic acquisition of Grisspasta Products Ltd. by Italpasta Ltd., a leading pasta manufacturer and distributor headquartered in Canada.

This transaction was led by Joe Lo Dico, Ben Campagnale, and Yi Ming Zhou. Richter would like to congratulate the Petaccia family, and wishes continued success to Grisspasta Products Ltd. and Italpasta Ltd.

About Richter

Richter is a Business | Family Office that provides strategic advice on business matters and on families’ financial and personal objectives across generations. With close to 100 years of experience advising at the intersection of family and business, Richter has developed an integrated approach to help business owners find sustainable success. Whether business, personal, or both, Richter is uniquely positioned to address the needs of Canada’s most successful entrepreneurs, private clients, business owners and business families and help them chart a clear path to shape their legacy for the future. Founded in 1926, Richter’s 600-person multidisciplinary team continuously innovates to create value for our people, clients, and community in Canada and in the US.

About Grisspasta Products Ltd.

Founded in 1982 by three brothers, Grisspasta Products Ltd. is a dry pasta manufacturer and distributor based in Longueuil, Quebec. Hailing from Italy’s Abruzzo region, the Petaccia family has crafted quality pasta for four generations. Grisspasta serves a diverse clientele across North America, spanning retail, food service, and food processing industries. The company is known for its versatility, providing scalable solutions that range from mass-production and co-packing to custom-made, small-scale productions.

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About Italpasta Ltd.

Innovation and excellence have been at the core of Italpasta since 1989. Born from the founder’s passion for food, Joseph Vitale’s quest for high-quality, great tasting pasta was the catalyst behind the venture that continues to gather families and create memories for Canadians from coast to coast. With a variety of products in its arsenal including gluten free and artisan pasta, the brand continues to merge the highest quality Canadian durum semolina with the best Italian technology to create an authentic staple that has become the heart of tables across the country.

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