The Middleby Corporation announced the acquisition of the assets of Processing Equipment Solutions, Inc. (“PES”), a leading manufacturer of equipment for the food processing industry based in Gainesville, Georgia. PES product offerings include the IntelliJet and MegaJet line of water cutting systems, meat presses and fillet systems. PES has annual revenues of approximately $15 million.
“The acquisition of PES highly complements our existing portfolio of technologies for the food processing industry. The MegaJet and IntelliJet line of water cutting systems are state of the art, providing a high volume, accurate and flexible solution to our food processing customers,” said Selim A. Bassoul, Chairman and CEO of The Middleby Corporation. “We believe there are significant sales and manufacturing synergies with this transaction. Through existing Middleby’s global sales and service infrastructure we will be able to introduce the line of PES products to new markets.”
Visit www.pesparts.com to learn more about Processing Equipment Solutions, Inc.