Nutrition Business Journal
NBJ's 2012 Deals of the Year

NBJ's 2012 Deals of the Year

Signature transactions aplenty in 2012 as M&A and financing in the nutrition industry continue at a torrid pace.

Who would have guessed that after a very strong 2011 we would look back on 2012 as another milestone year for both M&A and financings? If 2011 was the year of multi-billion dollar deals, 2012 was the year for “signature” transactions—both in terms of key companies and brands being acquired, as well as in terms of key strategic acquirers being active across all levels of the nutrition industry.

This year saw well-established nutrition companies such as

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