Daniel W. Dowe, President and Chief Executive Officer of Artisanal commented, “We are delighted to have secured this credit facility and especially pleased that Summit saw the viability of our business plan and the tremendous opportunity ahead to continue to grow the Artisanal brand and attract loyal customers. Artisanal’s reach and reputation continues to grow, and securing this credit facility, particularly in this difficult economic environment, is a true testament to the strength of our company and its prospects.”
In August 2007 American Home Food Products, Inc. acquired 100% of the ownership interests in Artisanal Premium Cheese. The Company operates in the specialty cheese market in the United States. The company markets and distributes a line of specialty, artisanal and farmstead cheese products, as well as other related specialty food products under its own brand to food wholesalers and retailers, as well as directly to consumers through its catalogue and Web site, artisanalcheese.com. American Home Food Products, Inc. is based in New York, New York.