20th May 2022 Investment / Pet Food
Total investment and divestment activity across all investment stages increased to $4.3b in 2021, up from $2.5b in 2020, according to EY’s New Zealand Private Capital Monitor.
Healthcare and pet food company Ebos Group says a growing pet population and the premiumisation of products will help support its pet food business.
Strong sales of its premium pet food brands has boosted revenue at Ebos Group’s animal care division.
The company says it can’t keep up with booming demand for its treats and plans to launch into the larger format pet food market.
Healthcare and animal care company Ebos Group says its new A$80m pet food factory will soon start manufacturing its Black Hawk products.
Law firm Simpson Grierson’s latest M&A report puts a value of US$1.057bn on FountainVest Partners’ purchase of NZ pet food company Ziwi Peak – the third largest New Zealand deal this year.
The Coromandel startup hit the market with a dual launch in Singapore and NZ four years ago, but it’s the US where it’s now going for growth.
Kiwi petfood company Fond Foods is changing its name to Superior Pet Food Co from 1 September.
The premium pet food exporter is preparing to develop a second plant and piquing interest from overseas investors.
The deal sees Pioneer Capital exit and the food company fuelled to grow globally.
Purina Pro Plan has launched a new allergen-reducing cat food into the New Zealand market.
Pet food manufacturer Royal Canin has partnered with Healthy Pets NZ as its first Human-Animal Bond Partner.
A Kiwi pet food company’s foray into possum meat has seen the business expand.