Kerry Completes Acquisition Of Niacet

Kerry, the world’s leading taste and nutrition company, recently announced that it has completed the acquisition of Niacet. Kerry's food protection portfolio, resources and global scale combined with Niacet's capabilities, expertise and knowledge strengthens the company’s global food protection and preservation platform. The acquisition was first announced on 21 June…

Ferrero To Acquire Kellogg Company’s Cookies And Fruit Snacks Businesses

The Ferrero Group and its related companies ("Ferrero"), a global confectionary group announced a definitive agreement pursuant to which it will acquire the cookie, fruit and fruit-flavored snack, ice cream cone and pie crust businesses from Kellogg Company for US$1.3 billion (or EUR1.16 billion at current exchange rates). These businesses generated sales of approximately US$900…

Glanbia Nutritionals Acquires U.S.-Based Watson

Glanbia acquires Watson to expand Glanbia’s portfolio and nutrient premix capabilities.   Glanbia Nutritionals, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Glanbia Public Limited Company announced its acquisition of Watson, a U.S. based manufacturer and supplier of high-quality custom nutrient premixes, bakery ingredients, edible film and material conditioning solutions for the nutrition, food…

Coca-Cola Completes Acquisition Of Costa Coffee From Whitbread

Soft drinks giant, The Coca-Cola Company, has successfully completed the acquisition of international coffee brand, Costa Coffee, from Whitbread PLC for USD $4.9 billion. The acquisition was first announced on 31 August 2018. Costa, being the biggest coffee chain behind Starbucks and operating in over 30 countries, will give Coca-Cola…

Mazza Innovation Is Acquired By Sensient Technologies

Mazza Innovation Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has been acquired by Sensient Technologies Corporation. The acquisition is effective immediately and terms of the acquisition have not been disclosed. Its plant extraction facility at the Delta, British Columbia headquarters location will remain in place. “We’re very pleased to join…

Givaudan Acquires 40.6% Of Shares In Naturex

Swiss manufacturer of flavours Givaudan has entered into an agreement to acquire 40.6 percent of the shares in Naturex, a provider of plant-based ingredients, for 135 euros (US$168) per share and a total of 522 million euros (US$650 million). Givaudan Acquires 40.6% Of Shares In Naturex intends to launch a…

Barry Callebaut Acquires Ingredients Division Of Gertrude Hawks Chocolates

Barry Callebaut Acquires Ingredients Division Of Gertrude Hawks Chocolates, a manufacturer of chocolate and cocoa products, has announced that it has successfully closed the acquisition of the ingredients division of Gertrude Hawk Chocolates in the US, and its integration has already begun. Antoine de Saint-Affrique, chief executive officer, Barry Callebaut,…

Naturex Acquires Swedish Oat Fiber To Strengthen Natural Nutrition Segment

Provider of plant-based ingredients Naturex, is acquiring 100 percent of the shares of Swedish Oat Fiber, a manufacturer of oat-based extracts and ingredients. The Swedish manufacturer produces oat beta glucans dietary fibres, oat oils and oat proteins for applications in the food, nutraceutical, cosmetic and animal feed industries. The company…
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