The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) has acquired Orlando, Florida-based Modern Healthcare, a pharmacy that focuses on complex illnesses, from San Francisco, California-based Altamont Capital Partners for an undisclosed amount.

Altamont acquired Modern’s initial platform in July 2012 and the pharmacy has since grown to the second-largest, independent specialty pharmacy in the United States. Modern’s platform focuses on drug treatments for chronic diseases including: HIV, arthritis, hepatitis C and more. Modern, led by its CEO Dom Meffe, has grown its revenue more than five times since the investment period with Altamont.

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