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Bunzl PLC (BNZL.L)

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5 Dec 2016
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Bunzl H1 adjusted pretax profit rises
Tuesday, 30 Aug 2016 02:37am EDT 

Bunzl Plc : H1 revenue 3.447 billion stg versus 3.135 billion stg year ago . Interim dividend up 11 percent to 13 pence per share . Half-Year report . H1 adjusted profit before income tax. at 210.6 mln stg versus 187.0 mln stg year earlier . Eight acquisitions announced to date in 2016, including three announced today, with committed spend of 101 mln stg .Board is confident that Bunzl's well positioned businesses will develop further and that prospects for group are positive - CEO.  Full Article

Bunzl completes two further acquisitions in Canada
Tuesday, 30 Aug 2016 02:00am EDT 

Bunzl Plc : Acquisition . Bunzl makes further acquisitions in canada and hungary .Both businesses were acquired in July..  Full Article

Bunzl says trading in line, eyes further acquisitions
Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 02:00am EDT 

Bunzl Plc : Verall performance is consistent with expectations at time of q1 trading statement in april . Overall performance is consistent with expectations at time of q1 trading statement in april . Group revenue for half year is expected to have increased by 9% at actual exchange rates . Group revenue for half year is expected to have increased by 9% at actual exchange rates. . Underlying revenue in first half of 2016 is expected to be at a similar level to prior year . Consistent with trends seen during second half of 2015, underlying revenue in first half of 2016 is expected to be at a similar level to prior year. . Expects to complete further acquisitions in second half of year .Fy revenue 7.0 million stg.  Full Article

Bunzl plc agrees to acquire two related businesses in Germany
Thursday, 5 May 2016 02:00am EDT 

Bunzl plc:Says that it has agreed to acquire two related businesses in Germany.Entered into agreement to acquire Mo Ha Ge Mommsen Handelsgesellschaft mbH and Inkozell Zellstoff-Vertrieb GmbH.Based in Berlin, both businesses are engaged in the sale of healthcare related consumables, principally incontinence products, to a variety of at home end users and care homes.Says completion of acquisition is expected to take place by end of May.  Full Article

Bunzl plc completes three further acquisitions
Friday, 6 Nov 2015 02:00am EST 

Bunzl plc:Says that it has completed three further acquisitions.Says that it has acquired Casa do Epi Ltda in Brazil.Operating from a facility in state of Minas Gerais with sales office in São Paulo, business is principally engaged in the sale of wide range of personal protection equipment to end user customers in the mining, construction and manufacturing sectors.  Full Article

Bunzl PLC announces acquisition of companies
Monday, 24 Aug 2015 02:00am EDT 

Bunzl PLC:Says it has agreed to acquire a business in Austria and has also completed a further acquisition in the US and two more in Australia.Says the Company has agreed to purchase Meier Verpackungen GmbH in Austria.Says Based in Hohenems in the west of the country and with a warehouse in Albersdorf, near Graz, the business is principally engaged in the distribution of customer specific packaging products to food processors throughout Austria.Says Bunzl has also acquired Steiner Industries Inc, a personal protection equipment distribution business based in Chicago which is principally engaged in the sale of safety gloves and workwear to distributors in the US who supply the welding and industrial sectors.Says purchased the business and assets of Cater Plus Pty Limited, trading as Bidvest Hospitality Supplies, based in Adelaide and of Delta Hospitality Pty Limited, based in Brisbane.Says Both businesses are engaged in the supply of catering consumables and equipment to a variety of end user customers including restaurants, bars, contract caterers, hotels and hospitals.  Full Article

Bunzl PLC announces acquisition
Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015 02:00am EDT 

Bunzl PLC:Has entered into an agreement to acquire International Sourcing Company, Inc., which trades as Cordova Safety Products.Operating from two facilities and based in Memphis, Tennessee, Cordova Safety Products is engaged in the sale of a variety of personal protection equipment, principally gloves, to distributors throughout the US. Most products supplied are own label.Acquisition is expected to be completed at end of June.Has also entered into an agreement to acquire Importadores Exportadores Solmaq SAS based in Bogota, Colombia.Solmaq supplies complete range of head to toe personal protection equipment and other welding and industrial consumables to distributors, retailers and end users throughout Colombia from network of six facilities.Completion of acquisition is expected to take place at end of June.  Full Article

Bunzl PLC updates on final dividend
Monday, 23 Feb 2015 06:01am EST 

Bunzl PLC:Refers to the announcement made on Feb. 23.Says final dividend of 24.5 pence per share will be paid on July 01 to those members on the company's register at the close of business on May 22.Says the ex-dividend date will be May 21.  Full Article

Bunzl PLC recommends final dividend
Monday, 23 Feb 2015 02:00am EST 

Bunzl PLC:Recommends final dividend of 24.5p.Says this brings total dividend for the year to 35.5p, up 10 pct compared to 2013.  Full Article

Bunzl makes further acquisitions in Spain and Canada
Monday, 23 Feb 2015 02:00am EST 

Bunzl PLC:Says it has completed the acquisition of two further businesses in Spain and Canada.The Company has acquired Quirumed, S.L. in Spain.Based in Valencia, Quirumed is principally engaged in the supply of healthcare related products and equipment to an international customer base consisting of medical centres, doctors' surgeries and other end users throughout Spain and in other countries in Europe.Bunzl has also purchased Jan-Mar Sales Limited in Canada. Based in Toronto, Jan-Mar is principally engaged in the sale of cleaning and hygiene supplies to distributors in the region.Revenue in the year ended Jan. 31 was C$12 million.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-British business supplies company Bunzl still keen on UK acquisitions despite Brexit

Aug 30 British business supplies distributor Bunzl Plc is still looking for smaller businesses to buy in the UK as Britain had not become any less attractive since it voted to leave the European Union, the company said on Tuesday.