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DateSectorBuyerBuyer CountrySellerSeller CountryMillionsComments
22.04.2014BeveragesGlaxoSmithKlineUnited KingdomNovartisSwitzerland
$ 6,500 sales
Consumer health joint venture
22.04.2014ConfectioneryAbraaj (private equity)UAE Kool FoodMorocco
22.04.2014PackagingOlympus Partners (private equity)United States Pregis Corporation North AmericaUnited States
22.04.2014SeafoodGolden Acre Dairy FoodsUnited KingdomElsinore FoodsUnited Kingdom
22.04.2014Water coolersQuenchUnited States Macke Water SystemsUnited States
21.04.2014FoodHillshire BrandsUnited States Catterton Partners (private equity)United States
$ 165
Van's Natural Foods
17.04.2014FoodPostUnited States Goldman Sachs (private equity), othersUnited States
$ 2,450
Michael Foods
17.04.2014Soft drinksPepsi Admiral BeverageUnited States PepsiCoUnited States
Boise plant
16.04.2014PackagingEuro FoodsUnited KingdomBrown Bear FoodUnited Kingdom
16.04.2014SnacksEgeria (private equity)Netherlands WessanenNetherlands
€ 68
15.04.2014DairyCoca-Cola, Arca Continental VariousTonicorpEcuador
15.04.2014IngredientsBart IngredientsUnited KingdomOTP FoodsUnited Kingdom
15.04.2014PackagingKPS (private equity)United States ArdaghLuxembourg
$ 500
Anchor Glass in United States
15.04.2014SpiritsCampariItaly AvernaItaly
€ 103.75
15.04.2014SpiritsDiageoUnited KingdomUnited SpiritsIndia
$ 1,900
Increase from 28.78% to 54.78% stake
15.04.2014Water coolersLa FantanaRomania Blue Coffee ServiceRomania
€ 9.7 sales
Office coffee service business
15.04.2014WineLVMHFrance Freund familyGermany
$ 138.4
Clos des Lambrays in France
14.04.2014IngredientsSymriseGermany Diana GroupFrance
€ 1,300
14.04.2014WineAllan BrothersUnited States Sagemoor VineyardsUnited States
11.04.2014BeerAnheuser-Busch InBevBelgium Siping Ginsber Draft BeerChina
11.04.2014Fruit juiceSeminole Tribe of FloridaUnited States Blue Lake Citrus ProductsUnited States
60% stake
11.04.2014PackagingTaghleef IndustriesUAE 3i, Baring (private equity), othersVarious
Derprosa Film in Spain
10.04.2014Bottled waterSJR (private equity), othersUnited KingdomLlanllyrUnited Kingdom
10.04.2014ConfectioneryMigrosSwitzerland SweetWorksUnited States
Via Chocolat Frey, majority stake, effective 1.1.14
10.04.2014DairyAsahiJapan EtikaMalaysia
$ 329
SE Asia dairy, packaging business
10.04.2014Ice drinksSlush PuppieUnited KingdomBeverage Concepts BeneluxNetherlands
09.04.2014BakeryAarhusKarlshamnSweden CSM BeneluxBelgium
$ 149 sales
09.04.2014EquipmentCarr's MillingUnited KingdomChirton EngineeringUnited Kingdom
£ 2.7
08.04.2014BeerCarlsbergDenmark MayBevSingapore
Distributor, 51% stake
08.04.2014IngredientsSyngentaSwitzerland Società Produttori SementiItaly