WESTFIELD, Wis. — Brakebush Brothers Inc., a foodservice chicken processor company, has announced the acquisition of Lake Foods of Hartwell, Ga., a portioning facility for raw, sized, marinated and ready-to-cook chicken products. The agreement was finalized on Dec. 31, 2023.
Both companies share a solid history of business success, dedicated employees with a commitment to quality, and a focus on customer service, Brakebush Brothers noted.
“We are very enthusiastic about this acquisition. The values, expertise, and capabilities of this facility put us in great position to continue to grow our existing customer base and aggressively pursue new business,” Gregory Huff, Brakebush, Brakebush Brothers, president and CEO, said.
Brakebush Brothers is a nearly 100-year-old family-owned company that produces a wide variety of value-added chicken products for the foodservice, chain, and industrial markets, the company said, adding that, with this acquisition, it now operates five production facilities in the U.S.