The Middleby Corporation Acquires Concordia Coffee Company, Inc.

The Middleby Corporation Acquires Concordia Coffee Company, Inc.

ELGIN, Ill. (Business Wire) – September 8, 2014 — The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ: MIDD)
today announced the acquisition of Concordia Coffee Company, Inc. (“Concordia”), a leading manufacturer of automated and self-service coffee and espresso machines serving the commercial foodservice industry. Concordia has a highly innovative lineup of products that serve the needs of a wide array of convenience store, hotel, restaurant chain, and institutional customers. The company is located in Seattle and has approximately $15 million in annual revenues.