LIMA, Peru--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alicorp S.A.A. (“the Company” or “Alicorp”) (Lima Stock Exchange: ALICORC1 and ALICORI1) a leading Peruvian consumer goods and B2B company, announced today the resolutions of the General Extraordinary Shareholders’ Meeting that took place on February 22, 2018 at 11:00 am (EST):
The Meeting approved with 99.999% of votes the delegation of powers to the ad-hoc Independent Committee (the “Independent Committee”) in order to adopt the necessary agreements regarding the acquisition of Industrias del Aceite S.A. and ADM-SAO S.A. in Bolivia (the "Potential Transaction").
The following items were discussed:
- Presentation of the potential acquisition of 100% of the businesses comprising the Potential Transaction, as well as the key transaction terms and any material update.
- Delegation of powers to the Independent Committee, to adopt the necessary agreements regarding the Potential Transaction.
Alicorp is a leading consumer goods and B2B company headquartered in Peru, with operations in other Latin American countries, such as Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, and exports to 23 other countries. The Company focuses on three core businesses: (1) Consumer Products (food, personal and home care products), in Peru, Brazil, Argentina, Ecuador, Colombia and other countries, (2) Industrial Food Products (industrial flour, industrial lard, pre-mix and food service products), and (3) Aquaculture (fish and shrimp feeding).
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