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Ross Young's Foodservice

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1986 Imperial Foods merged the catering arm of its frozen foods subsidiaries Ross Foods and Young's Seafood to form Ross Young's Foodservice[1]

1988 Acquired by United Biscuits, a leader in frozen foods

1999 Merger of United Biscuitss Young's seafood business with Legal & General Ventures' Bluecrest to create the largest seafood business in the UK. UB and LGV (and its associates) each hold 44% of equity of the business. Management and other finance providers held the balance.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, January 02, 1986