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Bunzl plc (BNZL.L)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Bunzl's top shareholder MFS almost halves stake- Filing
Wednesday, 21 Mar 2018 

March 21 (Reuters) - Bunzl Plc ::BUNZL PLC - MASSACHUSETTS FINANCIAL SERVICES CUTS STAKE IN BUNZL TO 4.87 PERCENT FROM 9.62 PERCENT- FILING.  Full Article

Bunzl FY Revenue Rose 16 Pct To 8.581 Billion Stg
Monday, 26 Feb 2018 

Feb 26 (Reuters) - Bunzl Plc ::FY REVENUE ROSE 16 PERCENT TO 8.581 BILLION STG.FINAL DIVIDEND 32 PENCEPER SHARE.TOTAL DIVIDEND UP 10 PERCENT TO 46 PENCEPER SHARE.FY ‍ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH INCREASED TO 4.3%​.‍FY ADJUSTED OPERATING PROFIT £589.3 MILLION VERSUS £525.0 MILLION​.‍FY ADJUSTED PROFIT BEFORE INCOME TAX £542.6 MILLION VERSUS £478.2 MILLION​.FY ‍GROUP OPERATING MARGIN* OF 6.9%, DOWN 20 BASIS POINTS ​.‍FY RETURN ON AVERAGE OPERATING CAPITAL OF 53.1%​.‍FY ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE 119.4P VERSUS 106.1P​.DISCUSSIONS ARE ONGOING WITH A NUMBER OF ACQUISTION TARGETS AND EXPECT TO COMPLETE FURTHER TRANSACTIONS AS YEAR PROGRESSES​.  Full Article

Bunzl Buys Two Firms In U.S. And UK, To Sell A Business In France​
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Bunzl Plc ::BUNZL PLC - ‍ACQUISITION​.BUNZL PLC - ‍ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF TWO FURTHER BUSINESSES IN US AND UK AND PROPOSED SALE OF A BUSINESS IN FRANCE​.BUNZL PLC - ‍ANNOUNCES THAT IN DECEMBER IT RECEIVED A BINDING OFFER RELATING TO PROPOSED SALE OF OPM IN FRANCE​.BUNZL PLC - ‍COMPANY CONFIRMS THAT ACQUISITION OF TALGE, WHICH WAS ANNOUNCED ON 23 NOVEMBER 201​.  Full Article

Bunzl Announces ‍Impact Of US Tax Legislation​
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Bunzl Plc ::‍IMPACT OF US TAX LEGISLATION​.‍ANTICIPATES THERE WILL BE NO MATERIAL IMPACT ON RESULTS FOR FY ENDED 31 DEC 2017 APART FROM A NON-CASH, NET TAX CREDIT DUE TO REVALUATION OF CERTAIN DEFERRED TAX BALANCES​.‍CHANGES ARE EXPECTED TO REDUCE GROUP'S EFFECTIVE TAX RATE FOR FINANCIAL YEAR ENDING 31 DECEMBER 2018 TO APPROXIMATELY 24%.​.  Full Article

Bunzl says FY Group Revenue For Year Is Expected To Have Increased By About 15%
Thursday, 14 Dec 2017 

Dec 14 (Reuters) - Bunzl Plc ::TO BUY LIGHTNING PACKAGING, WHICH REPORTED REVENUE OF 14 MILLION STG FOR YEAR ENDED MARCH 2017 .GROUP REVENUE FOR YEAR IS EXPECTED TO HAVE INCREASED BY APPROXIMATELY 15% AT ACTUAL EXCHANGE RATES.GROWTH IN ORGANIC REVENUE IS PRINCIPALLY DUE TO PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED ADDITIONAL BUSINESS WON IN NORTH AMERICA TOWARDS END OF 2016.AT CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES FY REVENUE IS EXPECTED TO HAVE RISEN BY BETWEEN 9% AND 10%.PIPELINE FOR ACQUISITIONS REMAINS ACTIVE.YEAR HAS SEEN ACQUISITION SPEND FOR BUNZL OF APPROXIMATELY £600 MILLION WHICH EXCEEDS PREVIOUS HIGH OF £327 MILLION ACHIEVED IN 2015.  Full Article

Bunzl says Bunzl Finance Proposes Issue Of 300 Mln Stg Notes
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - Bunzl Plc ::‍PROPOSED ISSUE BY BUNZL FINANCE PLC OF £300M 2.25% GUARANTEED NOTES DUE 2025​.  Full Article

Bunzl Plc says Q3 group revenue increased by 11 pct
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017 

Oct 24 (Reuters) - BUNZL PLC ::‍OVERALL PERFORMANCE IS CONSISTENT WITH EXPECTATIONS AT TIME OF HALF YEAR RESULTS ANNOUNCEMENT IN AUGUST​.‍AT CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES, GROUP REVENUE FOR Q3 HAS INCREASED BY 11% COMPARED TO SAME PERIOD LAST YEAR​.‍HAS ACQUIRED, OR AGREED TO ACQUIRE, 11 BUSINESSES SO FAR THIS YEAR FOR A TOTAL COMMITTED SPEND OF APPROXIMATELY £550 MILLION​.‍WITH AN ACTIVE PIPELINE AND ONGOING DISCUSSIONS TAKING PLACE, COMPANY EXPECTS TO MAKE FURTHER ACQUISITIONS OVER COMING MONTHS​.IMPROVED ‍UNDERLYING GROWTH IN REVENUE OVER THIRD QUARTER OF BETWEEN 5% AND 6%​.  Full Article

Bunzl says H1 adjusted pretax profit up 5 pct to 248.3 mln pounds
Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017 

Aug 29 (Reuters) - BUNZL PLC ::H1 ADJUSTED PRETAX PROFIT ROSE 5 PERCENT TO 248.3 MILLION STG.H1 REVENUE ROSE 20 PERCENT TO 4.119 BILLION STG.INTERIM DIVIDEND UP 8 PERCENT TO 14 PENCEPER SHARE.H1 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE OF ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE 55.1 PENCE.  Full Article

Bunzl says completed an acquisition in China
Tuesday, 29 Aug 2017 

Aug 29 (Reuters) - BUNZL PLC ::‍BUNZL MAKES ACQUISITION IN CHINA​.‍AGGREGATE REVENUE OF BUSINESSES ACQUIRED WAS 24 MLN POUNDS IN 2016​.  Full Article

Bunzl says HY group revenue expected to have risen 7 pct
Wednesday, 28 Jun 2017 

June 28 (Reuters) - Bunzl Plc ::FY revenue 38 million EUR .Overall trading is consistent with expectations at time of Q1 trading statement in April.Group revenue for half year is expected to have increased by 7 pct at constant exchange rates.Currency translation movements are expected to have increased constant exchange revenue growth by 12 pct.Underlying revenue growth is mainly due to additional business won, albeit at lower margins, in North America towards end of 2016.Acquisitions continue to be an important part of company's strategy for growth and Bunzl also announces that it has purchased three further businesses in Spain and Canada.Has now acquired eight businesses so far this year for a total committed spend of approximately 290 million stg, adding aggregate annualised revenue of 370 million stg.Company expects to complete further acquisitions during remainder of year.  Full Article

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