Nestlé South Africa to sell its Pet Food/PURINA business to Martin & Martin


To Press Releases listMay 3, 2016

As part of on-going strategic reviews of our regional portfolio, Nestlé South Africa has announced the signing of an agreement to sell its Pet Food/PURINA business to Martin & Martin, thus allowing it to focus on strategic priorities.

The divestment includes local Pet Food/PURINA brands and Nestlé’s Pet Food/PURINA manufacturing facility in N’dabeni with 96 employees transferring to Martin & Martin.

Nestlé South Africa is confident that this decision is in the best interests of the business and employees and other key stakeholders including its customers, distributors and consumers.

The agreement is subject to the approval of the South African competition authorities.

For any queries, please contact

Ravi Pillay
Spokesperson for Nestlé South Africa
+ 27 11 514 6799+ 27 11 514 6799 /+27 82 908 2580+27 82 908 2580
Ravi.pillay@za.nestle.com