Following are list of players that are currently profiled in the the report "Nestle, ConAgra, Unilever, Kraft Heinz, Campbell Soup, Hormel Foods, The Schwan Food, JBS, Sigma Alimentos, Iglo
Group(Nomad Foods), Sisters Food Group, Tyson Foods, Fleury Michon, Grupo Herdez, Greencore Group, Maple Leaf Foods, McCain & Advanced Fresh Concepts"
The deal marks a bumper payday for London private equity firm Permira, who paid grocery giants Unilever just over PS1billion for the Birds Eye and Iglo
brands in 2006.
deal is the first of what could prove to be many.
But Birds Eye owners Iglo
Group UK insist that the captain will continue to have a role in promoting the product.
Hamburg, Germany-headquartered iglo
has launched three major promotional efforts, introducing two new product lines, Vegetable-Rice Pyramids and Gourmet Juicy Oven Filets, while reviving the Octopus Oracle Paul, of World Cup fame, in a major television campaign for its classic fish sticks.
Foods Group, which owns Birds Eye and Findus, said it had been carrying out checks on all of its beef products after other manufacturers reported their foods had been contaminated with horsemeat.
Birds Eye calls pan-Euro creative contest
Come together to tackle sustainability, says Birds Eye Iglo
's CSR chief Companies need to work together, even when they compete, to solve the environmental problems facing the global community, says Peter Hajipieris, sustainable-business chief for frozen-food company Birds Eye Iglo
The Asian company is believed to be preparing a bid for Iglo
Group which values it at around pounds 2.5 billion.
According to accounts filed recently at Companies House, fish finger producer Birds Eye Iglo
, Odeon & UCI Cinemas and House of Fraser have all seen their operating profits more than offset by interest charges on buyout debts.
Earlier this week Unilever sold its Italian frozen-foods unit Findus to Birds Eye Iglo
, which is owned by Permira PERM.UL.