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Value minimum Value maximum
DateSectorBuyerBuyer CountrySellerSeller CountryMillionsComments
16.01.2018ConfectioneryFerreroItaly NestléSwitzerland
$ 2,800
US confectionery business
16.01.2018ServicesHoulihan LokeyUnited States Quayle MunroUnited Kingdom
16.01.2018WineVintage Wine EstatesUnited States Tamarack CellarsUnited States
16.01.2018WineYangheChina VSPT Wine GroupChile
12.5% stake
15.01.2018Frozen foodSyscoUnited States Kent Frozen FoodsUnited Kingdom
15.01.2018SoupsBell Food GroupSwitzerland HügliSwitzerland
$ 400
50.2% stake
12.01.2018DairyArlaDenmark SanCorArgentina
Remaining 50% of Arla Foods Ingredients in Argentina
12.01.2018NutritionNature's BountyUnited States The Best Ever BarUnited States
11.01.2018ConfectioneryRobern MenzAustralia NestléSwitzerland
Violet Crumble brand
11.01.2018EquipmentGEAGermany VipollSlovenia
11.01.2018SpiritsZamoraSpain LoleaSpain
10.01.2018DairyEmmiSwitzerland VitalaitTunisia
Increase from 45.4% to 54.7% stake
10.01.2018IngredientsLeBaronBrown (private equity)United States American International Chemical United States
10.01.2018VegetablesChamp's MushroomsUnited States South Mill MushroomsUnited States
09.01.2018FoodGroup of investorsUnited States Sonoma BrandsUnited States
$ 60
Funding round
09.01.2018ServicesGroup of investorsUnited States FoodMavenUnited States
$ 8.6
Series A funding round
09.01.2018Soft drinksFood Empire GroupSingapore Positive Food VenturesIndia
$ 0.6
80% stake
08.01.2018FoodCoca-Cola, Andina, EmbonorVariousNovaverdeChile
$ 78.9
50:35:15 shares
08.01.2018SpiritsConstellation BrandsUnited States Copper & KingsUnited States
Minority stake
07.01.2018CiderMolson CoorsUnited States Aspall CyderUnited Kingdom
05.01.2018DairyLactalisFrance Siggi'sUnited States
$ 128 sales
Including 22% stake from Emmi of Switzerland
05.01.2018SnacksBurts Potato ChipsUnited KingdomSavoury & SweetUnited Kingdom
05.01.2018Soft drinksUnnamed private fundUnited KingdomNatural Drinks CoUnited Kingdom
£ 1
Minority stake
04.01.2018Plant-basedNew Crop (private equity), othersUnited States SuperMeatIsrael
$ 3
Funding round
03.01.2018ConfectioneryColianPoland Carlyle (private equity), managementVarious
€ 40
Lily O'Brien's in Ireland
03.01.2018EquipmentDuravantUnited States Ohlson PackagingUnited States
03.01.2018MeatJohn Soules FoodsUnited States UnknownUnited States
$ 110
Factory in Alabama
02.01.2018PastaPastificio RanaItaly NestléSwitzerland
Buitoni production plant in Italy
24.12.2017IngredientsDSMNetherlands BioCare CopenhagenDenmark
22.12.2017ConfectioneryValeoIreland RaisioFinland
€ 100
Confectionery business