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Bain Capital eyes Burton’s Biscuits takeover hot on heels of Valeo deal

The Boston-based investor is among the final suitors for the UK’s second-largest biscuit manufacturer.

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Sugro members grow turnover 12.5% during pandemic

Sugro CEO Neil Turton said the bulk of the growth had been driven by surging grocery sales during the pandemic


Charles Wilson returns with 10% stake in Menzies Distribution

 Wilson also joins Menzies Distribution as non-executive director


Nourished owner Remedy Health secures $11m funding for 2021 growth push

The series A funding round values the business, founded by Melissa Snover in 2019, at almost $72m

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Media Bites 13 May: Diageo, Charles Wilson, Delivery Hero, Compass

Diageo is to return billions of pounds to shareholders on the back of higher than expected profit growth, as drinking and partying around the world bounce back from the impact of Covid-19.

Mosa Meat created fie "first lab-grown beef burger" in 2013

City Snapshot: Lab grown meat backer Agronomics raises £62.5m in share placing

Cultivated meat group Agronomics has raised more than £60m as investors continued to place big bets on the alternative protein market.

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