Bunzl Plc to acquire MCR Safety

Bunzl Plc (LON: BNZL) is going to acquire a US based safety business and a flexible packaging distributor based in Ireland and has entered into an agreement for it.

  • The company will be acquiring MCR Safety, a company engaged in the supply of a range of primarily its private brand PPE (personal protection equipment) and other safety goods to distributors working in several end-user markets.
  • The products supplied by MCR Safety are primarily the workwear, eye protection and gloves.
  • On 24 August 2020, at the time of writing, GMT 09:05 AM, BNZL shares were trading at GBX 2,497.00, up by 92.00 points or 3.83% against the previous day closing price.