Musgrave to acquire C.J. O’Loughlin Quality Foods
20 January 2016 | 0
Musgrave Group is set to acquire Wexford-based foodservice business C.J. O’Loughlin Quality Foods, providing the deal is cleared by the Irish Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC).
One of the leading operators in the Irish foodservices sector, C.J. O’Loughlin Quality Foods has served customers across the south east for over 50 years.
Chris Martin, Musgrave Group CEO described the acquisition of the “long-standing successful family business”, as “an excellent strategic fit for our business” that “complements our market-leading foodservice offer”.
Charlie O’Loughlin, managing director and Jack O’ Grady, sales director of C.J. O’Loughlin Quality Foods both expressed excitement at the deal which “will enable us to offer a broader range of products at great prices to all our customers”.
Currently supplying over 52,000 retailers, pubs, hotels, restaurants and hospitality customers, Musgrave MarketPlace wholesales over 12,000 confectionery, dry goods, chilled, fresh and frozen food products.