We are pleased to announce an investment in Commodity Blenders, LLC in partnership with the company founders to fund the company’s growth plan and provide liquidity for its owners.  Our investing and operating personnel will be working closely with the management team to scale production capacity, expand sales efforts and grow the company through a combination of organic initiatives and add-on acquisitions.

Commodity Blenders, located in West Salem, Ohio, is an independent feed mill producing and delivering custom dairy, poultry and swine feeds directly to farm operations in a seven-state region. For more information on CBI’s services, please visit www.CommodityBlenders.com.

This acquisition represents High Street’s first platform investment for Fund V.  Charlie Bossart, an HSC Vice President, commented, “Under the ownership of Bruce and Deanna Keener, Commodity Blenders has become an indispensable partner to its customers by providing top-of-the-line feed nutrition at rock-bottom prices.  With an unwavering focus on cost efficiencies and by always keeping the interests of the farmer in mind, the company has consistently grown both with existing customers and by bringing new ones into the fold.  High Street Capital is excited to partner with Commodity Blenders to continue this tradition.”

Please contact Charlie Bossart (312.423.8713 or charlie@highstreetcapital.com) with any questions or related opportunities which might be a fit for Commodity Blenders.

We are also seeking other new platform investment opportunities for Fund V in the areas of outsourced business services, niche manufacturing and value-added distribution.  Please contact us for businesses with revenues between $10 million and $100 million where our capital, experience and ideas could drive future growth.