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Acceptance period for the public offer to the minority shareholders of Stollwerck AG has expired

Oct 24, 2002
Following the expiration of the acceptance period for the mandatory public offer to the minority shareholders of Stollwerck AG, Barry Callebaut AG now owns 98.66% of Stollwerck AG's share capital and voting rights through its German subsidiary Van Houten Beteiligungs AG & Co. KG. 20,427 shares were acquired under the provisions of the mandatory public offer.

Successful closing of Stollwerck acquisition by Barry Callebaut

Aug 06, 2002
After receiving the necessary approvals from antitrust authorities, Barry Callebaut AG announced today the closing of its acquisition of Cologne-based Stollwerck AG ...

Barry Callebaut and Stollwerck joining forces

Apr 26, 2002
Barry Callebaut AG, the world's leading manufacturer of high-quality cocoa and chocolate products, has acquired the Cologne-based Stollwerck Group.

Barry Callebaut proposes plant closure in Bussum, Netherlands

Apr 11, 2002
Barry Callebaut AG is currently in discussions with the Works Council, the Dutch unions and the European Works Council about the proposed closure of its cocoa processing factory in Bussum, Netherlands.

Barry Callebaut AG negotiating with German Imhoff Industrie-Holding AG

Apr 11, 2002
Barry Callebaut AG, the world's leading manufacturer of cocoa and chocolate products, is in negotiations with Imhoff Industrie-Holding AG about the possible acquisition of Stollwerck AG, headquartered in Cologne, one of the leading German chocolate manufacturers.