News filed under the category of 'Food Industry News'

Acquisition Opportunity - Project ‘Cycle’

Project Cycle – For sale, a precision engineering tool refurbishment and sales company

Posted on 3rd April 2019 by George Seward

Acquisition Opportunity - Project ‘Apple’

Project Apple: Suppliers of Fresh Foods to the Foodservice Industry

Posted on 3rd April 2019 by George Seward

Corporate Mergers sells Irish Country Gold to Frutarom

Corporate Mergers assists Flavour House and E-Liquid Specialists Flavours and Essences UK Ltd with a sale to Frutarom. The Business, known as Irish Country Gold operates form Blackburn Lancashire.

Posted on 15th August 2017 by George Seward

Corporate Mergers serves up a tasty deal for owners of Norsted Manor Farm Meat Co.

Norsted Manor Farm Meats, Kent’s premium independent Catering Butcher and Gourmet Sausage Manufacturer has changed hands in a deal arranged by Food Specialists, Corporate Mergers.

Posted on 25th June 2015 by George Seward

Corporate Mergers sells FoodBlenders to Frutarom

Market Harborough based FoodBlenders has been sold to Israeli based multi-national Frutarom Industries Limited in a multi-million deal.

Posted on 3rd February 2015 by George Seward

BRC Issue 7 is on its way

The latest version of BRC is due to be released in January 2015, but what are the implications for SME Food Businesses?

Posted on 15th January 2015 by George Seward

Specialty Powders divests Drytec Contract Processing to MVC Capital

In May 2014, Specialty Powders Holdings divested Drytec Contract Processing, it’s Tonbridge, Kent based spray drying business. Terms of the deal remain confidential between the parties.

Posted on 12th June 2014 by George Seward

Autumn sees the start of four new projects for Corporate Mergers

Four new disposal projects have been started by Corporate Mergers this autumn. These coincide with a couple of transactions completing and one in the final stages of Legals. The Winter looks as though it will be busy for Corporate Merger’s George Seward. “It looks as if the drought in deal flow is finally coming to an end after three years of comparatively low deal flow across all sectors, but particularly in the SME marketplace” said Seward.

Posted on 11th November 2013 by George Seward

Ensors in Gloucestershire rescued by Ireland-based Foyle Meats, saving 136 jobs

Gloucester based Ensors, a three species slaughterhouse has been sold by Administrators, Will Wright and Mark Orton; restructuring partners at KPMG, following cashflow issues.

Posted on 26th September 2013 by George Seward

The Horse-Meat Scandal: How has the independent sector faired?

Now the dust has apparently settled on the horse-meat scandal, George Seward of Corporate Mergers has been taking stock of the situation and how it has affected the independent meat supply sector, if at all.

Posted on 26th September 2013 by George Seward

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