Adams Flavors, Foods & Ingredients

When the veteran management team of Adams had the opportunity to buy out the company’s majority shareholder, they turned to Valesco for the solution.

Adams Flavors, Foods & Ingredients is a leading manufacturer and distributor of branded and private- label food products sold to retail supermarkets and commercial food processors in the South-Central US. This 125 year-old Texas tradition is renowned for its extracts, spices and seasonings, including its famous Adams Best Vanilla.

  1. “What has impressed me the most working with Valesco is that the relationship is more of a partnership than the typical ownership/PE relationship I previously experienced.  They are not only the best collaborators I have worked with, but they also have a hands-off approach that makes your team feel like they are true entrepreneurs who oversee building and growing the business.  Absolutely the best environment an Executive Team could ask for.”

    Don Ephgrave – President, Adams Flavors, Foods & Ingredients