Valeo Foods to make acquisition

Valeo Foods, a Lioncourt investee company, is set to acquire coffee maker Robert Roberts and health food company Kelkin from DCC plc.  

Valeo Foods is already the largest ambient foods business in Ireland, encompassing brands such as Jacobs, Batchelors, Odlums, Chef, Erin, Fruitfield and Rowse honey. 

The acquisition is subject to clearance from the Irish Competition Authority