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.
We would also like to thank John and the Clearwater team. We have a trusted relationship with Clearwater having also advised us on the initial MBO in 2015, with their guidance and expertise proving to be invaluable once again.