M/04/014 – Kerry Group / ICI

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Transaction details

Proposal whereby Kerry Group plc (“Kerry”) would acquire the Food Ingredients Business (the “Business”) of Imperial Chemical Industries plc (“ICI”), which is part of the ICI Quest Foods Division (“Quest Foods”).

Notification date Decision date
Monday March 8, 2004 Wednesday, April 7, 2004
Parties Involved Business activities

Manufacture and sale of food ingredients.

Kerry Group

Kerry is mainly active in the consumer foods sector in Ireland and the UK. Also, Kerry is active in the global food ingredients and flavour sectors.

Economic sector Media merger
Food Ingredients No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Current status: Completed
Preliminary investigation (Phase 1)
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