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acquisition Archives

P&G acquires Merck’s Consumer Health business

FMCG giant will expand its range of over the counter products to relieve muscle pain, colds and headaches.

Unilever to buy GSK’s Horlicks business for €3.3bn

FMCG giant to acquire GlaxoSmithKline's Health Food Drinks portfolio in India.

Massimo Zanetti acquires The Bean Alliance

Italian coffee company aims to strengthen its presence in Australia.

Darrell Lea makes a sweet comeback

Chocolate centre of excellence on the way through new acquisition.

Terry White shareholders advised to accept acquisition

Independent directors recommend accepting a proposal from EBOS PH to acquire all minority shares.

Coca-Cola to buy Costa coffee for A$7b

Coke buys British coffee chain from owner Whitbread.

PepsiCo strikes $3.2bn deal to buy SodaStream

Soft drinks giant's latest acquisition is part of the "Performance with Purpose" program.

API completes first stage of Clearskincare Clinics acquisition

API's latest A$127mil acquisition joins owned brands of Priceline and Soul Pattinson Chemist.

Commerce Commission allows Yoplait acquisition

Watchdog notes “Foodstuffs and Woolworths hold significant buyer power”.

Amazon acquisition puts pharmacy sector on notice

Amazon enters into merger agreement with US-based online pharmacy startup.

Unilever purchases 75 per cent stake in Equilibra

Global consumer goods giant expands personal care and wellness offering.

Accolade Wines closes acquisition deal with The Carlyle Group

US private equity firm buys Australia's largest wine maker.

PepsiCo acquires Bare Snacks

Soft drinks giant expands baked fruit and veg snacks portfolio

AuMake snaps up Kiwi Buy in daigou consolidation

Listed re-sale specialist expands.

Sainsbury’s and Asda merger: it’s all about market share

British supermarket retailers agree on a £13 billion merger.

Carlyle acquires Accolade Wines for A$1bn

Global private equity firm paid more than three times the original amount CHAMP did.

MG shareholders approve takeover by Saputo

Canadian dairy business hopes to finalise acquisition by May 1.

ACCC gives Saputo, Murray Goulburn acquisition green light

Consumer watchdog approves dairy giants' deal.

Alibaba acquires $9.5bn food delivery business

E-commerce giant expands with one of China's largest online delivery platforms.

ACCC won’t oppose Bayer’s proposed acquisition of Monsanto

European Commission gives conditional approval to the proposed acquisition.