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Acquisition of Elizabeth Shaw being the Food Market Event of 2016


Colian Holding was awarded Food Market Award 2016 in the category Food Market Event.

The award was given for showing Polish companies direction towards development by acquiring entities on their home markets, the example being the acquisition of the British company Elizabeth Shaw Limited – supplier of luxurious chocolate products under the brands: Elizabeth Shaw and Famous Names. It is the second Food Market Award given to Colian Group – the first was given in the year 2013 for the purchase of FC Solidarność.

The awards were given on 17th of October during an official gala, which took place as a part of 9th Food Market & Retail Forum which was attended by Jan Kolański, the President of the Management Board of Colian Group. Jan Kolański participated in a discussion “Innovations and quality as the driving force of the success of the Polish food industry”.