UNITED PETFOOD GROUP TAKES OVER TWO PET FOOD FACILITIES OF CARGILL
Ghent, November 30, 2022 - United Petfood, international producer of dog- and cat food, announces the acquisition of the production facilities of Cargill in Poland (Krzepice) and Hungary (Karcag).
Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. They are active in 70 countries worldwide. United Petfood will take over two plants involved in the production of pet food.
The two sites are specialised in the production of dry pet food for cats and dogs. Cargill retains ownership of its pet food brands and will continue to provide a portfolio of its branded products.
According to Cargill, “United Petfood, which has extensive operational experience in the production of pet food, combined with its commitment and investment in people, is well suited to the future that this business requires”.
With the additional production plants in Poland and Hungary, United Petfood Group operates now out of 21 pet food facilities situated in 9 different European countries. The takeover is in line with the strategy of United Petfood to reinforce and grow the business.