Jacob Fruitfield merger with Valeo Foods


Our client, Jacob Fruitfield Food Group, has announced a merger with Valeo Foods, an investee company of CapVest Limited, for an undisclosed consideration.

Jacob Fruitfield comprises a number of Ireland’s best known consumer food products including Jacob’s biscuits (Fig Rolls, Kimberley, Mikado and Coconut Creams), Chef sauces, Fruitfield jams and marmalades and Silvermints and Scots Clan sweets and confectionery.

The Irish competition authority approved the merger on 14 September 2011.

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