San Diego-based Chef Works, a culinary and hospitality apparel company, has acquired Bragard Group SAS, a culinary brand headquartered in Europe. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.

“We have tremendous appreciation for Bragard and the contributions it has made to the culinary apparel space for more than 80 years,” said Neil Gross, CEO of Chef Works USA. “It is a global brand that immediately commands respect and we’re excited to see what we can achieve working together.”

In the next few months, Chef Works will work closely with the Bragard team to assess “respective global strategies and footprint," according to a news release.

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