Mergers And Acquisitions

BFG agrees to Baugur bid

BFG agrees to Baugur bid

Big Food Group, the British company behind the Iceland retail and
Booker wholesale chains, has confirmed that it has accepted a
takeover from Baugur, the Icelandic investment group which already
owns a number of British retail groups....

Rocky results for TFF

Rocky results for TFF

US firm Technology Flavors & Fragrances continues to falter in
2003 with a 70 per cent decrease in net income for the second
quarter, a decrease in net sales of 5.7 per cent and rising
operating costs.

Burns Philp bid continues

Burns Philp bid continues

Australian ingredients company Burns Philp has agreed to waive or
change some of the conditions of its A$2 billion (€1.1bn) takeover
bid of Goodman Fielder, Australia's largest food company, leading
the Australian Takeovers Panel...

A stake in health

A stake in health

Mergers and acquisitions in the food industry continue this week
with acquisitive Canadian company Stake technology taking over US
ingredients company Opta Food Ingredients at the price of €28m. The
move marks a bid by Stake to build...

No merger yet for NatFoods

No merger yet for NatFoods

NatFoods released its full-year results on August 24 and noted that
its net profits will be down at least 10 per cent from the previous
year's $52.1m with analysts forecasting a result in the $43-45m
range.

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