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Gold Standard Baking (“GSB”) is a leading full-service bakery specializing in a variety of laminated dough products including croissants, danishes and other sweet baked goods, which are sold through multiple channels in the food industry.  The company’s fully-baked, thaw-and-serve products are known for best-in-class consistency and flavor profiles.  Founded in 1987, GSB has grown from a gourmet neighborhood bakery into a world-class baked goods supplier.

Headquarters: Chicago, IL
Date of Investment: April 2015
Website: www.gsbaking.com
Parallel49 Equity Contacts: Scott Daum and Jon Dries

GSB is seeking add-on acquisitions with the following characteristics:
Manufacturers of specialty baked goods