Locked content Żabka buyer looking for more acquisitions in Poland

Equity Fund CVC Capital Partners is interested in more M&A targets in Poland after it bought discount retail chain Żabka back in February. “The purchase of Zabka does not satisfy our appetite for further investment in Poland. We are actively looking for investment ideas and perhaps this is why I...

Locked content EBRD invests €25 mln in Żabka

The European Bank for Research and Development (EBRD) is taking part in the acquisition of discount retail chain Żabka, with an equity investment of up to €25 million, the bank announced. “The EBRD investment will support the continued strengthening of corporate governance and setting standards in ‘...

Locked content EC approves Żabka takeover

The European Commission has approved the CVC equity fund takeover of the retail chain Żabka. “The Commission concluded that the proposed acquisition would not raise competition concerns because the companies are not active in the same markets and because market shares in all vertically linked market...
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Locked content CVC Capital Partners to acquire Żabka

Investment fund CVC Capital Partners will buy the convenience store chain Żabka from Mid Europa Partners. “”Żabka is the clear market leader in the modern convenience segment, with a high-quality business model and a talented leadership team. We look forward to working with the management as w...
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Two bidders for Żabka

Two investment funds, TPG and CVC will submit their offers for convenience store chain Żabka, the chain owner Mid Europa Partners, said. The bids are expected to be submitted over in the next week.

Locked content PKN Orlen and Lotos to take over Żabka? – media

Weekly Uważam Rze said, without naming its sources, that state-run oil refiners PKN Orlen and Grupa Lotos could team up to buy convenience store chain Żabka. In June, Wholesale FMCG giant Eurocash said it was interested in taking over the company. “Eurocash is interested in new acquisitions, i...

Locked content Eurocash keen on Żabka in order to overtake Biedronka

Wholesale FMCG giant Eurocash is interested in taking over Poland’s biggest convenience store network Żabka, Eurocash CEO confirmed. “Eurocash is interested in new acquisitions, including taking over Żabka retailer,” Eurocash CEO Luis Amaral told Portuguese newspaper Jornal de Nego...

Locked content Żabka interested in new services

Poland’s biggest convenience store network Żabka increased its yearly turnover to over PLN 5 billion in 2014, and now is planning to expand its network by 600 stores, some acquisitions and has been negotiating cooperation with Poczta Polska, according to Puls Biznesu daily. “We are planning on...

Locked content Żabka CEO resigns

Jacek Roszyk is stepping down as the CEO of Żabka Polska and is moving to the company’s council of directors. Roszyk has been the firm’s CEO for six years. He was replaced by Krzysztof Andrzejewski, former deputy CEO for financial matters at Żabka. He has been working for the retailer si...

Locked content Żabka buys local store network

Poland’s biggest convenience store network Żabka, a portfolio firm of Mid Europa Partners, has acquired local market peer Kefirek, Puls Biznesu reports. The transaction value has not been disclosed. Kefirek managed a network of some 80 franchised grocery stores in the Małopolskie Voidvship in southe...