KKR, CD&R Complete U.S. Foodservice Purchase

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice said Tuesday that they have completed the previously announced acquisition of U.S. Foodservice from Amsterdam-based retailer Ahold.

NEW YORK — Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Clayton, Dubilier & Rice here said Tuesday that they have completed the previously announced acquisition of U.S. Foodservice from Amsterdam-based retailer Ahold. Funds affiliated with KKR and CD&R are equal partners in the transaction, which is valued at $7.1 billion. “We look forward to working with U.S. Foodservice’s strong management team to continue to drive operating performance improvements,” Charles A. Banks, chairman of the board of U.S.

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