Posts Tagged ‘healthcare Companies’

Nestlé Health Science acquires strategic stake in Vital Foods partners

Comments Off | 07-15-2011

Vital Foods Thursday announced that Nestlé Health Science has become a strategic investor and taken a minority stake in the company.
The terms of the transaction are not being disclosed. Nestlé Health Science was established in January 2011 to pioneer personalized nutritional solutions to address chronic medical conditions, such as gastrointestinal disorders, metabolic conditions and cognitive [...]

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Trade Me founder Sam Morgan acquires minority stake in scented candle and beauty products manufacturer

Comments Off | 06-25-2011

Trade Me founder Sam Morgan has stumped up $1 million for a stake in scented candle and beauty products maker Ecoya, reported Stuff New Zealand.
Majority shareholder Business Bakery LP sold 1.25 million to Morgan at 80 cents apiece, the current price on the NZX, according to a substantial shareholder notice lodged on the stock exchange, [...]

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Otsuka Pharmaceutical picks up stake in Living Cell Technologies

Comments Off | 04-15-2011

Living Cell Technologies (LCT) Limited has entered into an agreement to raise A$3 million through a placement of shares to Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory Inc. Living Cell Technologies is a global company pioneering the development of a cell implant therapy to treat diabetes, with major operations in Auckland, New Zealand and Sydney, Australia.
Japan’s Otsuka is the [...]

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Health tonic manufacturer New Image Group acquires biotech company Somnaceutics Ltd

Comments Off | 12-8-2010

Health tonic manufacturer New Image Group has acquired Somnaceutics Ltd, in an effort to foment its position and offering. The New Image Group makes health tonics from bovine colostrum and has lately been on an acquisition spree. The purchase of the of biotech company, Somnaceutics Ltd, is its latest acquisition.
Even so, no price was disclosed [...]

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New Image Group acquires 50.01 per cent of New Zealand natural skincare company Living Nature

Comments Off | 10-29-2010

New Zealand based health care firm New Image Group has announced the acquisition of a 50.01 per cent stake in Living Nature. New Image Group, the health and wellness products manufacture and exporter acquired the New Zealand based natural skincare firm Living Nature. Living Nature is based in Kerikeri and is the manufacturer of some [...]

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New Zealand based company Ecoya completes its placement of 6.3 million shares, worth $4.75 million, to partially fund its acquisition of cosmetics company Trilogy Natural Products

Comments Off | 09-15-2010

In a move that marks a near conclusion to its acquisition deal, Ecoya reported Tuesday the completion of its placement targeted at raising funds for its recent acquisition of Trilogy Natural Products. Ecoya, the New Zealand based scented candle manufacturer, said it had successfully finished its placement of 6.3 million shares, pegged at NZ$4.75 million, [...]

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New Zealand’s best known cocktail king, Ecoya, acquires a domestic skincare firm to venture into the beauty industry

Comments Off | 09-13-2010

In a move to partake of the beauty industry, New Zealand cocktail major, Ecoya, has ventured into the global beauty industry by acquiring Trilogy Natural Products. Ecoya said it had purchased the skin care firm, Trilogy Natural Products, for $10 million up front and will remit an additional $10 million earn out payment inclusive of [...]

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New Zealand firm Atlantis Healthcare sells 50% stake for $20 million to UK investor

Comments Off | 07-23-2010

Atlantis Healthcare announced it had sold its 50% share to an investor from the UK. The New Zealand privately owned company said it had disposed off its 50% stake to the investor at an investment worth $20 million. Atlantis Healthcare, with its presence in nine countries globally, has long reiterated its growth plans that target [...]

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