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The ComplEat Food Group: Management buyout supports business

Continued backing for supplier of high-end continental food to UK supermarket chains.

Sector
  • Retail & consumer

The ComplEat Food Group is the UK’s leading supplier of high-end continental chilled and speciality foods.

Deal type
  • Management buyout
Exit type
  • Private equity sale
Exit date

01/12/2012

Current
  • Reinvested
The Team
LDC Region

The ComplEat Food Group is the UK’s leading supplier of high-end continental chilled and speciality foods.

The Group provides the category management, sourcing, packaging and supply of premium provenance-rich and technically complex products to UK supermarkets from supply sites across mainland Europe.

It delivers against demanding service level agreements in terms of assured supply, shelf life and meeting the UK’s exacting food standards.

Financial support

In February 2011, The ComplEat Food Group secured backing from LDC for a management buyout.

LDC completed a partial exit in December 2012.