Our Consumer Group looks for companies at the crossroads of demographic trends, lifestyle changes, and brand power. Companies within the Consumer sector represent $2 trillion of the United States’ gross domestic product (GDP)—and represent an ideal opportunity for fundamental value within stable markets. When relevant targets are identified, we are prepared to execute with speed and agility. The collective investment and operating history of Gryphon professionals in the Consumer Group arena is extensive, including experience with such household products leaders as Clorox, P&G, Conagra, PepsiCo, and Hunt Wesson.
Gryphon portfolio companies in the Consumer Group sector include Matrixx Initiatives, makers of Zicam cold shortening products; Milani Cosmetics, one of the fastest growing indie brands in the cosmetics industry; and The Original Cakerie, a leading manufacturer of premium frozen desserts for retail and foodservice customers across North America,