1. News
February 23, 2018

M&As this week: Wm Morrison Supermarkets, Bioworld Merchandising, Monoprix

Wm Morrison Supermarkets has completed the acquisition of Chippindale Foods for an undisclosed sum.

Wm Morrison Supermarkets has completed the acquisition of Chippindale Foods for an undisclosed sum.

Chippindale Foods supplies eggs to retailers and food service companies in the UK, while Wm Morrison owns and operates supermarkets across the country.

The transaction will enable Morrisons to collaborate with egg farmers to develop a sustainable supply chain.

“The transaction will enable Bioworld to extend its licensed products portfolio for children.”

Bioworld Merchandising has acquired Global Design Concepts for an undisclosed sum.

Based in the US, both firms are involved in the design and distribution of licensed, branded and private-label accessories.

The transaction will enable Bioworld to extend its licensed products portfolio for children.

Content from our partners
Advanced analytics and predicting market trends in FMCG
How smart predictive analytics is shaping product development
Data analysis in the brave new world

French hypermarket chain operator Monoprix intends to acquire Sarenza.

Based in France, Sarenza is an online retailer of footwear products.

The transaction will expand Monoprix’s network, fashion, home and beauty offerings.

Super Retail Group has agreed to acquire Macpac for NZ$144m ($105m).

Based in New Zealand, Macpac is an outdoor gear brand, while Super Retail Group owns a portfolio of retail brands across Australia.

The transaction will allow Super Retail Group to establish outdoors retail business in Australia and New Zealand.