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Denkavit takes over Vreugdenhil feed division

Denkavit and Vreugdenhil Group have made an agreement in Denkavit acquiring the young animal nutrition activity from Vreugdenhil (the Vreugdenhil Feed Division).

With this acquisition Denkavit enlarges its position in the international market of young animal nutrition, which is in line with its ambition to strengthen further the current leading position in this market. For Vreugdenhil this transaction is the outcome of its strategic decision to focus fully on growing food activities. Vreugdenhil found in Denkavit a partner who can guarantee continuity for all stakeholders and who will take care of Vreugdenhil's relations.

The activities will be continued under the name V-Milk BV, as a 100% subsidiary of the Denkavit Group. Henk Sonderen, the current manager of young animal nutrition activities at Vreugdenhil, will be the new business unit manager at Denkavit and will guarantee the continuity of the current business strategy. He has the ambition to grow the V-Milk activity using Denkavit's focus on young animal nutrition.

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