Graham Partners Buys Universal Cold Storage, Universal Pasteurization

By Luisa Beltran — 3 years ago

Graham Partners has acquired Universal Cold Storage and Universal Pasteurization Co., both based in Lincoln, Nebraska, to form UCS & UPC Holdings Co. Financial terms were not announced. The seller was Universal founder and CEO John Jacobson. The investment is Graham’s first in the food processing technology space. Jeffrey Legath, Henry Nassau, Sarah Gelb,  Sean Porter, Brad Pollack and Jonathan Stott of Dechert provided legal advice to Graham Partners.