At the time of acquisition, Findus Group was one of Europe’s largest frozen food and seafood companies as the parent group of Findus, Young’s and The Seafood Company. In the Nordics, Findus was an iconic brand delivering premium frozen food across all major categories of fish, vegetables, meals and bakery. In the UK, Young’s had a market leading position in branded seafood and supplied many of the major retailers with private-labeled chilled seafood. In France, Findus was the market leader in frozen food, and in Spain Findus was the market leader in frozen vegetables. CPC realized its investment in the business through a secondary sale.