Steve Evans, MD of Freshtime, which supplies chilled, ready to eat salads, snacks, prepared vegetables and sandwich fillers to retailers, says you can learn a lot from what people like in their salads today.
Rising M&A across the sector is being driven by changing tastes as consumers continue to become more health aware and conscious of how their food is sourced. This is resulting in an increased number of higher-end and niche product deals.
From the outset, it was apparent that the Clearwater team has extensive knowledge of the energy sector, with an in-depth understanding of value drivers, big players in the market and strong relations with potential buyers. Their experiences from previous transactions in the sector, combined with strong analytical skills meant that Clearwater provided highly satisfying advisory along with excellent market intelligence – not only for me as owner, but also for the potential acquirers.