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OC&C advises Arcadia on its acquisition of Starlaks Italia
We are pleased to congratulate Arcadia on their recent acquisition of Starlaks Italia.
OC&C advises Consilium on its acquisition of Music Center
We are pleased to congratulate Consilium Private Equity on its recent acquisition of a majority interest in Music Center.
OC&C advises leading B2B Comms provider Southern Communications on its recent transaction
We are pleased to congratulate Southern Communications and its previous shareholder Livingbridge on the recent exit/buy-out. Southern is one of the UK’s largest independent providers of B2B comms and connectivity, with a leading hosted cloud voice proposition.
What if everyone is wrong about the metaverse?
Some sceptics see the metaverse as the tech industry’s attempt to conjure up the next big thing. Six out of every ten people on earth now have a smartphone, and the technology is mature. Meanwhile buzzwords such as AR, VR, blockchain and open-world games are at the beginning of their curves: what will it all add up to?
OC&C advises 21 Invest Italy on their recent investment in Zanzar
We are pleased to congratulate 21 Invest on acquiring a majority stake in Zanzar. Zanzar, based in the South of Italy, is a European leader in the development and production of insect screens.
OC&C advises CVC on their acquisition of Stock Spirits Group PLC
We are pleased to congratulate CVC on their recent acquisition of Stock Spirits. Stock Spirits is a market leader across the CEE region in the alcoholic beverage sector, with particular dominance in the Polish and Czech markets.
OC&C advises ECI Partners on its recent divestment of Content+Cloud
OC&C is delighted to congratulate ECI and Content+Cloud on the recent sale of the business to Advania. Content+Cloud is a leading Microsoft-based technology services business, digital transformation partner and Managed Services Provider (MSP).
OC&C congratulates TBAuctions on their recent sale process
We are pleased to congratulate TBAuctions on their recent sale to Castik Capital. TBAuctions is a leading online auction platform and marketplace focused on second-hand and second chance goods, operating through the brands Troostwijk Auctions (B2B), BVA Auctions (B2C), and the recently-acquired Belgian brand Vavato.
OC&C congratulates Omlet on recent sale process
We are pleased to congratulate Omlet on completing the recent transaction to secure investment from Piper Private Equity. OC&C provided sell-side support to Omlet during this process.
OC&C announces extension of social impact partnerships with the Youth Endowment Fund, UK and NSPCC
We are delighted to announce that after a successful first year of partnerships with the Youth Endowment Fund (YEF) and the NSPCC, we have formally extended our partnerships until 2024. We are looking forward to being able to use our commercial skills and expertise to continue to support these organisations to deliver real impact to their communities.
UK’s food and drink suppliers facing key decisions to secure futures after withstanding Covid-19
The UK’s largest food and drink producers saw a dip in revenue growth but largely weathered the storm of Covid-19 in 2020, OC&C Strategy Consultants’ latest Food and Drink Top 150 shows. Overall revenue growth among the UK’s largest 150 food and drink producers fell to 1.1%, down from 1.9% in 2019, however profit margins among this year’s Top 150 remained robust, rising to 5.8%, up from 5.5% in 2019.