Olympus Partners, a Stamford, Conn.-based private equity firm, acquired the land animal protein division of 3D Corporate Solutions, Monett, Mo.

3D manufactures premium and specialty protein ingredients (chicken, beef and lamb) used to make premium pet food.

"The 3D team has built a really impressive business that offers truly differentiated products to its customers. We are excited to partner with the management team to continue to support growth," says Paul Rubin, partner at Olympus.

"We think 3D is outperforming their competition in a very attractive sector," adds Dave Cardenas, partner at Olympus. 

"The 3D management team is really excited to partner with Olympus to continue to serve our customers and grow our business,” says Scott Clawson, chief executive officer of 3D. “Olympus is the right partner to help 3D execute on expansion opportunities going forward."