Continental Foods was established in 1933 as a division of the Campbell Soup Company and was acquired by CVC Fund V in 2013. With a turnover of around 400 million euros and a team of over 1,000 employees, it operates in five key
European markets: Belgium, where also its HQ is located, France, Germany, Sweden and Finland. Continental Foods owns a portfolio of iconic local consumer brands such as Liebig, Royco, D&L, Erasco and Blå Band, among others, with a long
heritage and brand awareness among consumers.
GBFoods has entered into exclusive final negotiations with CVC Fund V following a firm offer made by GBfoods for the acquisition of the European group Continental Foods.