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Procter & Gamble ~ Sale of their 'Milton' Sterilization business to Biotech Pharmaceuticals Group.


ARNOTT’S/Campbell’s ~ Sale of their ‘Dollar Sweets’ sugar and chocolate confectionery business to Strategic Sales Pty. Ltd, and the sale of their 17% equity interest in the publicly listed, Lowan Australia Limited.

  Boots Healthcare

Boots Healthcare ~ Sale of their prescription pharmaceuticals business in Australasia, including, amongst other products, the leading and exclusive global prescription only anticoagulant product in tablet form, warfarin, (coumadin & marevan), as well as dindevan (a warfarin related product). Endone (a narcotic analgesic), tertroxin (a stimulant to produce more thyroxine from the thyroid gland) and brevibloc (a short acting beta bloca).  These products (with the exception of brevibloc, sold to Alphafarma) were sold to the Australian owned and publicly listed, Sigma Company Limited.


Pillsbury/Diageo ~ Sale of 'Suimin' Instant Noodles business to San Remo Macaroni.


Simplot Australia Pty. Ltd. ~ Sale of 'Big Sister' bakery business to Fowlers Vacola Australia Pty. Ltd.

  Gillette Australia

Gillette ~ Sale of 'Aapri' skincare range to Carter-Wallace Australia.


Roche ~ Sale of 'Nature's Way' and 'Golden Life' vitamin ranges.

  Reckitt & Coleman

Reckitt & Colman ~ Sale of 'Holbrooks' and 'Newman's' sauce & marinade product ranges to Goodman Fielder.


Sanitarium ~ Purchase of 'Longa Life' range of products.


GlaxoSmithKline ~ Sale of 'Pluravit' vitamin range to Bayer Australia. Also sale of the 'pHisohex' range of topical antibacterial face wash products to Aspen Pharmacare.


SPL Group Ltd.
Siddons Proline Grop

Siddons Proline Group (an ITW Company) ~ Sale of 'Howard Silvers Hardware' import and distribution business to Coventry Group.

  Aspen Pharmacare

Aspen Pharmacare ~ Sale of the prescription drugs Sone, Solone and LPV to Biovail Industries.

  Reckitt & Coleman

Reckitt & Colman ~ Sale of 'Keen's' Australian and Canadian mustard and curry powders businesses to McCormick's.


Sara Lee ~ Sale of ‘So Slim’ cordials and jellies range to Steric Pty. Ltd., the ‘Maseur’ range of therapeutic sandals to Pharm-A-Care Laboratories Pty. Ltd., the 'Kitten' car care business to CRC Industries (Aust) Pty. Ltd., and the 'Wool Mix' range of specialty laundry products, 'Hi Speed' (iron cleaner) and 'Sureguard' (passive insecticide) products to Symex Holdings Limited.

Sara Lee Bakery Division ~Sale of Universal Foods private label and branded ice cream business to the Bulla Ice Cream Group.


Signode Australasia (an ITW Company) ~ Sale of ‘Kinnears’ Australian Rope & Cordage business to Tapex Pty. Limited, and ‘Kinnears’ New Zealand business to Maxwell Winches Limited.


Faulding ~ Sale of 'Ultrafresh' mouthwash and breath spray range to Carter-Wallace.


SSL Australia (part of the UK based LIG Group – Durex, Scholl) ~ Purchase of ‘Saturn’ range of condoms, and ‘Eulactol’ range of footcare products in Australasia and Southeast Asia.


Bristol-Myers Squibb ~ Appointment of Novartis Consumer Healthcare as licensee for Mead Johnson's 'Sustagen' adult nutritional range in Australasia.


Burns Philp ~ Negotiated the sale of their 23.6% interest in 'Brumby’s' franchised bakeries chain back to Brumby’s Bakeries Holdings Limited.


Pacific Brands ~ Sale of Penguin Classic & Original (to Itochu, Japan), Amco, LightningBolt, Exacto and Gotcha outerwear apparel brands for Australia and other global regions, to various private interests.

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Valeant Pharmaceuticals (USA based)
~ Purchase of the UV Triplegard, Reef, Salvital, Glucodin, Complete Care, EDP, Medic, Sea-Legs and Skincalm brands from Reckitt Benckiser Group.

Also for Valeant Pharmaceuticals ~ the purchase of the Dr. Lewinn's, Revitanail, Renunail, Hissy Fit and Juice Beauty (distribution only) brands from the Private Formula International Group of Companies.

                                                ~ the purchase of the Hamilton Laboratories Skin Care and Sun Screen business including the brands of Hamilton, Orased, Stingose, Rubesal and many others.

  Camilleri Stockfeeds

Camilleri Stockfeeds
~ Sale of business (privately owned) to the ASX listed Ridley Corporation Limited.

    We also acted for Nestlé in the sale of their 'Norgen-Vaaz' ice cream chain.  
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