MONETT, Mo. — 3D Corporate Solutions today announced its land animal protein business has partnered with private equity firm Olympus Partners, Stamford, Connecticut. The land animal protein business includes poultry, beef, and lamb. The other 3D divisions consisting of marine, non-grain, and sourced solutions will become LinkOne Ingredient Solutions, LLC.
Scott Clawson, CEO of 3D, said, “The 3D management team is really excited to partner with Olympus to continue to serve our customers and grow our business. Olympus is the right partner to help 3D execute on expansion opportunities going forward.”
3D’s land-based animal protein division provides essential protein ingredients and fats to pet food brands and manufacturers based on each client’s unique needs.
“The 3D team has built a really impressive business that offers truly differentiated products to its customers. We are excited to partner with the management team to continue to support growth,” said Paul Rubin, a partner at Olympus.
LinkOne will continue to utilize its manufacturing assets and strategic supply chain solutions outside of land animals to supply wholesome pet food ingredients for a wide range of pet diets.
Ed Mareth, Co-founder of LinkOne, said, “Our new name signifies our passion to serve the pet food industry as your first and most critical link in your supply chain.”
3D has been privately held since its founding in 2002. The company provides pet food and treat processors with custom-tailored ingredients, as well as supply chain and storage solutions.
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