1.7 Bimeda Acquires NBVC
Bimeda press release
6 January 2017
Published in Group News
Acquisition of France’s leading specialist nutrition company strengthens Bimeda’s position in France and brings innovative herd health offering to the Bimeda group.
Bimeda is pleased to announce the acquisition of NBVC (Nutrition Biochimie Veterinaire Consultants) a company based in Lyon, France. The NBVC group, which also includes Octavet and Iodolab, is France’s leading provider of specialist nutritional advice and products to large animal vets.
The acquisition complements Bimeda France’s existing product and service range, which includes a range of premium quality nutritional boluses for livestock, as well as animal health and veterinary pharmaceutical products for both livestock and companion animals.
The acquisition follows Bimeda’s 2013 acquisition of Zootech; further establishing Bimeda’s presence in the French market. It also brings an innovative business model for serving vet and producer needs in supporting herd health management into the Bimeda Group.
Bimeda looks forward to working with the NBVC team to further develop the business.