Live Deals: U.S. Pet Food Co. Acquires Danish Counterpart –

Doane Pet Care Co., which is a portfolio company of New York-based private equity firm Bruckmann Rosser Sherrill & Co. is reportedly acquiring AS Arovit Petfood, a Esberg, Denmark-based maker producer of private label pet food, for approximately $156 million.

Partners at Bruckmann Rosser could not be reached for comment at press time.

Doane Pet Care is based in Brentwood, Tenn. and is a maker of pet food for grocery chains and pet stores. The company’s annual revenues were not available.

Bruckmann, Rosser Sherill & Co. is a private equity firm and was founded in 1995.