Wessanen divests Private Label activities

Utrecht, December 14th 2006

Wessanen divests Private Label activities

The Executive Board of Royal Wessanen nv announces that it has received a binding offer from financial investor One Equity Partners Europe (OEP) to buy the activities of Dailycer and Delicia in the UK, France and The Netherlands. Dailycer and Delicia are the two last significant Private Label activities of Wessanen. Total consideration is EUR 104 million. After amounts necessary for pension liabilities, debt, tax and costs we expect proceeds of approximately EUR 80 million.

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061214_Divestment_PL_activities.pdf (66 Kb)
061214_Verkoop_PL_activiteiten.pdf (67 Kb)

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