"Klin Aqua" wants to buy "VBD Drinks"

AK&M 06 December 2022 17:14

The FAS of Russia is considering a petition LLC "Klin Aqua" on giving preliminary consent to receive ownership of fixed production assets and intangible assets of JSC "Wimm-Bill-Dann Beverages". Interested persons have the right to submit to the antimonopoly authority information on the impact of this transaction on the state of competition in the relevant commodity markets. This is stated in the message of the service.

Recall that some time ago it became known that TC "Multipro" plans to purchase "Wimm-Bill-Dann Drinks". The FAS granted the applicant's request.

The company "Multipro" is a factory for the production of European cheeses – pizza cheese for Horeca and French cheeses with white mold for Retail.

LLC "Klin Aqua" (Mytishchi) is engaged in the production of soft drinks; the production of packaged drinking waters, including mineral waters.

The main activity of JSC "Wimm-Bill-Dann Beverages" (Ramenskoye, MO) is the rental and management of own or leased real estate. The company is owned by PepsiCo.

PepsiCo is an American multinational corporation in the food industry, including the production of soft drinks and other food products. The company is present in 200 countries. The company's portfolio includes Lay's, Doritos, Cheetos, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Mountain Dew, Quaker, SodaStream. PepsiCo's net revenue in 2021 exceeded $79 billion.