03 November 1998
Hillsdown near a deal on poultry
HILLSDOWN Holdings has almost completed negotiations to sell its poultry breeding operations for about £100 million.
The company is poised to sell its Ross Breeding poultry operations to BC partners, the London-based venture capital firm.
Ross Breeders made an operating profit of £11.2m last year on turnover of £60.2m.
- Hillsdown to postpone sale of poultry business, Poultry World, 07 September 1998
- Financial Times 03/11/98 page 26