Investment Date
April 2014
Vertical
Europe
Fund
GCP III
Investment Status
Current
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Hovis

Iconic UK based bread maker. Carve-out from and joint venture with Premier Foods (PFD.L)

Highlights
  • #3 UK bread bakery and free-trade flour miller
  • Key businesses include: packaged sliced bread, morning goods and other bakery and milling
  • Headquartered in High Wycombe, U.K.
  • Joint Venture structure where Gores owns 51% of the business and Premier Foods retains a 49% stake