Walker Morris advises Valeo Foods on the sale of Nimbus Foods

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09/10/2019

Specialist Food and Drink lawyers at Walker Morris have advised leading ambient food group, Valeo Foods, on the sale of Nimbus Foods Limited to Meadow Foods Limited, the UK’s leading supplier of dairy based ingredients.

Founded in 2010, Valeo Foods is one of Europe’s fastest growing consumer foods producers, with a portfolio of category leading brands, many of them iconic household names. Valeo Foods is a leader in sweet treats, health and wellness, baking and meal ingredients, out-of-home beverages and foodservice and has over 20 manufacturing facilities across Ireland, the UK and Continental Europe.

Specialist lawyers from the Walker Morris Food & Drink Team advised Valeo Foods. The Team was led by Richard Naish (Corporate/M&A), who was supported by Marianne McKeown (Corporate/M&A), Sarah Bruce (Tax) and Lee Crook and Aaron Dixon (both Supply Chain/Commercial Contracts).

Richard Naish, Corporate Partner at Walker Morris and head of the Food and Drink Group, added:

“We are delighted to have advised the team at Valeo Foods on this deal, which further reinforces Walker Morris’ ability to draw on a multi-disciplinary team of lawyers with a wide range of expertise and knowledge to provide specialist legal advice to our clients in the food and drink industry.”

Demonstrating it support and investment in the industry, Walker Morris will be the headline sponsor at the Food Manufacture’s Business Leaders’ Forum, taking place in Central London on 21 January 2020. Find out more here.

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