Tate & Lyle announces sale of oat ingredients business
Tate & Lyle, a provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions, has reached agreement to sell its oat ingredients business, based in Kimstad, Sweden, to Swedish agricultural co-operative, Lantmännen. Completion of the transaction will take place on 29 March 2019.
Joan Braca, president, food & beverage solutions, Tate & Lyle said: “We are pleased to reach this agreement with Lantmännen which represents a good outcome for our oat ingredient employees and customers, and enables us to focus our business on serving our customers in our main food and beverage categories. We wish Lantmännen and its employees every success for the future.”