Private equity firm Olympus Partners has acquired Ann's House of Nuts, a US maker of private-label and branded snacks.

Olympus has teamed up with the company's management and its founders, the Zinke family, to buy the business.

Manu Bettegowda of Olympus Partners said: "We are pleased to partner with management and the Zinke family in acquiring the business. We are excited about the growth potential in the healthy snack category and believe Ann's is well positioned with its reputation for quality products and exceptional service."

Maryland-based Ann's House of Nuts is a manufacturer of private-label and branded, snack nut and trail mix products.