Offeror(s): Phoenix Meat Company Limited

Independent Adviser(s): PricewaterhouseCoopers (Rule 21)

Offer Date: 06/08/2001

Closing Date: 27/12/2001

Offer Type: Full

On 20 July 2001, Phoenix Meat Company Limited (“Phoenix”) received a takeover notice from Canterbury Meat Packers Limited (“CMP”) notifying CMP’s intention to make a full takeover offer for all Phoenix shares on issue. The offer was made on 6 August 2001 at an offer price of $2.88 per share.


At the close of the offer CMP had received acceptances of 96.2% of the issued shares in Phoenix and CMP completed the compulsory acquisition of the remaining shares.


PricewaterhouseCoopers were approved as independent adviser’s to provide a report under rule 21 of the Code.

Key Documents

Takeover Offer:
Target Company Statement:
Independent Adviser Report(s):