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Hilton to Purchase 50% of Leading Vegetarian Manufacturer

Hilton to Purchase 50% of Leading Vegetarian Manufacturer
October 22
12:06 2018

Hilton Food Group, the leading specialist international food packing business supplying major food retailers in Europe and Australia, has agreed to purchase a 50% shareholding in Dalco Food, a leading vegetarian product manufacturer based in Oss, the Netherlands. Hilton has agreed to enter into a joint venture agreement with Dalco’s shareholders, which includes an option for the remaining 50% of Dalco’s shares in 2024.

This agreement with Dalco enables Hilton to significantly expand its offering in the fast-growing vegetarian market. Hilton will provide its manufacturing expertise and capital resources to enable Dalco to expand its range into the next generation of vegetarian products servicing not only Dalco’s existing customers but also Hilton’s customer base.

Philip Heffer (pictured), chief executive of Hilton Food Group, comments: “This agreement represents an exciting opportunity for Hilton to broaden its offering in a growing segment of the market and meet our customers’ demands for Hilton to supply them with a range of innovative, high quality vegetarian products. We look forward to seeing the positive effects of our tried and tested business model on this relationship, which will be supported by our flexible and versatile approach to meeting local requirements.”

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