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April 8, 2015

Findus Group Appoints Jørn-Gunnar Jacobsen as CEO of Findus Norway

Findus Group has today (Wednesday 8th April 2015) announced the appointment of Jørn-Gunnar Jacobsen as CEO of Findus Norway. Jørn-Gunnar Jacobsen will take on the role from 1st May 2015…

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April 7, 2015

Young’s Seafood Limited, part of Findus Group, Achieves Growth and Progress Following Change Programme

Financial highlights:   Increase in operating profit up to £25.2m for the 12 months to end September 2014, versus £20.4m in 2013, an increase of 24%.   Increase in turnover…

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March 10, 2015

The Spanish Competition Commission Approves the Purchase of “La Cocinera” by Findus Group

The acquisition will include the frozen ready meal business based at the Valladoilid factory and the La Cocinera brand in Spain. Findus is not buying the Valladolid factory as part…

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March 4, 2015

Findus Group Chief Executive James Hill Gives Speech at Prestigious North Atlantic Seafood Forum

James Hill, the Chief Executive of Findus Group has today given a keynote speech at the prestigious North Atlantic Seafood Forum. Speaking at the major international seafood conference, Hill provided…

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January 23, 2015

Findus Group Update – Q4 FY14

James Hill, the Chief Executive of Findus Group, said: “Findus Group performance continues to be positive and we are on track with our plan, with operating cash-flow of £67m and…

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January 8, 2015

Findus Group Set to Acquire La Cocinera Frozen Ready Meal Business in Spain

Findus Spain, part of Findus Group, today (8 January 2015) announces the signing of an agreement with Nestlé Spain of its intention to acquire the La Cocinera frozen ready to eat meals business. The…

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January 7, 2015

Pete Ward Appointed as Chief Exec of Young’s Seafood Limited, part of Findus Group

Young’s Seafood Limited has today announced the appointment of Pete Ward as the new Chief Executive Officer. Previously Deputy Chief Executive of Young’s Seafood Limited, Ward was instrumental in the…

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August 29, 2014

Findus Group Update – Q3 FY14

James Hill, the Chief Executive of Findus Group, said: “Findus Group performance continues to be positive and we are on track with our plan, with increased sales and EBITDA. Serving…

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July 23, 2014

Findus Group Launches Proposed Offering of PIK Notes

Lion/Gem Luxembourg 3 S.à r.l. (“Lion/Gem”) today announced that its subsidiary, Findus PIK S.C.A., which is part of the Findus Group (“ Findus”, the “Company” or the “Group”), intends to offer €200 million in aggregate…

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July 3, 2014

Henrik Hjalmarsson Becomes Interim MD for Findus Sweden.

Findus Group have today announced that, from 1st August, Henrik Hjalmarsson will take on the role of Interim MD for Sweden. Henrik joined the business in 2008 and is presently…

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May 30, 2014

Findus Group Update – Q2 FY14

James Hill, the Chief Executive of Findus Group: “Findus Group has delivered solid quarter two results, with EBITDA up 15% on last year, and broadly-based top-line growth. Group performance is…

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March 3, 2014

Update on Young’s Seafood Limited, part of Findus Group

Leendert den Hollander has announced his resignation from his role of CEO of Young’s Seafood Limited. Leendert has accepted a senior leadership role with another firm outside the seafood industry….

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February 27, 2014

Findus Group acquires the retail business of Lutosa, a leading frozen potato brand in Belgium

Findus Group, one of Europe’s leading frozen food producers, announces today (Thursday 27thFebruary 2014) the expansion of its operations into Belgium, via the acquisition of the Lutosa branded retail business….

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April 8, 2013

Findus Group Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

Findus Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr William (Bill) J. Showalter as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect. Bill was most recently with Starwood Hotels and Resorts…

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