Portfolio Companies


Shearer's Foods, Inc. is a leading producer of high quality seasoned snack foods and related products. Founded in 1974, Shearer's is the largest U.S. producer of kettle chips, the fastest growing potato chip category. The Company also maintains a strong position in traditional potato chips, tortilla chips, pretzels, ready-to-eat popcorn, cheese curls, and other snack products. Shearer's serves a blue chip list of co-pack, branded, private label and food service customers.


Jamba Juice Jamba, Inc., (Nasdaq: JMBA) is the category leader of the made-to-order smoothie market. Founded in California in 1990, Jamba operates 700+ company owned and franchised stores that offer great tasting blended-to-order fruit smoothies, squeezed-to-order juices, and grab-and-go food. Because of Jamba’s continuing commitment to serving all-natural, corn syrup-free products, consumers have come to associate Jamba with healthy, active, fresh lifestyles. In addition, Jamba licenses its brand to manufacturers of high quality consumer packaged goods realized investment.


Worldlynx Wireless Worldlynx Wireless is a leading distributor of wireless products and services, exclusively offering Bell Canada’s complete portfolio of telecommunications solutions to retail consumers, small and medium businesses, and enterprise clients. The largest independent Bell and Bell Aliant dealer in Canada, Worldlynx operates a nationwide network of more than 60 retail and sales locations.


LoveSac Lovesac®, is an omni-channel retailer of patented furniture products. Lovesac designs furniture for real life, including Sactionals®, extremely modular, washable sectional sofas; Sacs®, high end, foam-filled bean bag chairs; and other comfy lifestyle products. Using just two component parts that are sold separately, Lovesac’s Sactionals can be easily configured, without tools, into a limitless array of furniture styles to create various seating options to meet consumers’ ever-changing needs. Sactionals covers, although tailor fit, are removable, interchangeable and washable, and available in over 200 fabrics. The products are sold through its website (www.lovesac.com), in the Company’s 58 branded mall-based retail stores, and in numerous other channels both domestically and internationally.


Worldwise: Better products, better planet Worldwise is a leading consumer pet products company. By developing unique, high-quality products made from natural, recycled, reclaimed and certified organic material, and distributing them through the nation’s largest retailers, Worldwise brands are changing consumer beliefs about the look, feel, price and performance of environmentally-responsible products.


XpresSpa XpresSpa has become the premiere destination for business and leisure travelers 51 locations. While waiting for flights, global travelers shed stress and fatigue by treating themselves to one of the many available relaxing XpresSpa treatments. In addition, XpresSpa has created an elegant and unique line of exclusive spa products and accessories which are available for purchase at the XpresSpa Shop in any of its first-class luxury spas or online.


Blueport Commerce Blueport Commerce owns and operates Furniture.com, a leading furniture e-commerce portal that is well positioned to capitalize on the continued migration of furniture sales online. Furniture.com sells the consolidated product offering of Blueport’s customer base, which includes a range of leading regional furniture retailers, on a locally optimized basis. Blueport is also a full-service e-commerce provider that helps large retailers manage the complexities around local, multi-channel sales and distribution of "big ticket" items, primarily furniture, by creating custom branded e-commerce websites and providing all related order and customer tracking, content management, and marketing services.


Vino Volo Vino Volo is the leading airport wine bar concept and offers travelers a sophisticated and comfortable retreat by providing fun and interactive wine tasting flights, wines by the glass, small plates, and a distinctive wine retail selection.


Vino Volo Abe'sMarket.com is the leading ecommerce portal focused on natural and organic goods and related "healthy living" content. Abe's Market combines a broad product assortment with a highly curated product screening process and an abundance of relevant product information to enable better and more efficient product search. The Company also provides a wide range of monthly, thematic original content to its users, all of which supports and ties into the Company's marketing initiatives.


Vino Volo The Spot Experience is a leading provider of pet care services in the New York metropolitan area. Branded as "the first luxury experience of its kind for your dog", Spot's retail locations offer stress-free daycare, cage-free overnight boarding, salon-quality grooming, personalized walking, expert training, transportation, and premium retail products. The Company's Spot Travel division also provides pet handling services at major international airports that decrease the stress of air travel for companion animals.