LAKE OSWEGO, OR, MAR 30—The Aldrich Group of Companies is pleased to announce that Aldrich Capital Advisors represented ESHA Research (ESHA) as its financial advisor in its February 2022 sale to The Riverside Company. The partnership will support and accelerate ESHA’s growth into new products, industries, and international markets.
ESHA was founded in Salem, Oregon, and has been family-owned for 40 years. The company is a leading provider of nutritional information and software as a service (SaaS) solutions, and its service offering streamlines the process of food and beverage product formulation, recipe/menu development, and compliant labeling. ESHA’s one-of-a-kind SaaS platform has helped 75 of the top 100 F&B manufacturers achieve regulatory compliance.
“A long-time client of Aldrich Advisors, ESHA Research was supported by cross-functional services lines at Aldrich. The relationship and trust established over the years helped ensure a successful outcome for the owners and the company they built,” said Brian Andreosky, Senior Business Advisor.
Aldrich Capital Advisors is part of the Aldrich Group of Companies. With offices in Oregon, California, and Alaska, Aldrich Capital works closely with family and founder-led businesses, providing advisory services for business transactions including succession planning, acquisition, sales, and mergers. The company provides M&A advisory services through Pacific Coast Capital, LLC, a broker-dealer registered with FINRA and a member of SIPC. For this sale, Aldrich Capital partnered with RA Capital Advisors, an investment bank located in San Diego, California.
The Aldrich Group of Companies includes a Top 100 Accounting Firm nationally providing tax, advisory, and consulting services to businesses and individuals. Working closely with businesses, business owners, and individuals, The Aldrich Group of Companies manages financial, wealth, tax, technology, benefits, and business transition strategies. We serve clients with deep industry expertise in construction, manufacturing, healthcare, nonprofit, telecommunications, utilities, professional services, food processing, agribusiness, real estate, and a variety of privately held companies and individual clients. The Aldrich Group includes the following professional services firms: Aldrich CPAs + Advisors LLP, Aldrich Wealth LP, Aldrich Retirement Solutions LP, Aldrich Benefits LP, Aldrich Technology LLC, and Aldrich Capital LP.