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Birds Eye owner Nomad swoops for Goodfella's Pizza in £200m deal Subscription

17 Jan 2018 | By Edward Devlin

Birds Eye owner Nomad Foods has agreed to acquire Goodfella’s Pizza from 2 Sisters Food Group for €225m (£199m) to expand its frozen food empire.

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With the prominent on-pack claim ‘Perfect with beer’, the snacks come in three spicy variants from medium to extra hot

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McKenna would take over from current international boss and fellow Brit Dave Cheesewright, said Bloomberg

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