Competition authority to investigate food manufacturer’s acquisition

Competition authorities are to investigate food producer Tulip's purchase of Easey Holdings. Tulip, which produces Danepak bacon and is owned by Danish Crown, agreed a deal on Friday for pig farmers Easey. Easey is a family-owned pig farming operation consisting of four key divisions – breeding herds, growing herds, a veterinary practice and a livestock transport business. Andrew Saunders, agriculture director at Tulip's farming division, Tulip Agriculture, had confirmed that Easey would continue to operate independently a... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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