Buying for the future.

LDC has backed more than 70 ambitious management teams in the retail and consumer sector across the UK, investing more than £610m of equity since 1985. 

The retail and consumer market continues to deliver some of LDC’s most exciting and high profile investments to date. The scale, diversity and pace of the industry is unique and holds its own challenges and opportunities; from driving e-commerce to expanding internationally.

We have a number of seasoned retail and consumer professionals on our team that have experience of working on both sides of the investment. This adds to our rich track-record in the sector, with our current and past portfolio including many well-known brands such as Joules, Seabrook Crisps, Fever-Tree, Antler, ghd, Card Factory and St Tropez.

LDC is committed to supporting management teams to continue to succeed and grow in this integral part of the British economy.

Recent Retail & Consumer Transactions

  • Addo Food Group Logo

    Addo Food Group

    Addo Food Group is the UK's leading chilled savoury pastry producer.
    Type
    Secondary Buyout
    Deal Size
    Undisclosed
    Entry Date
    20/04/2017
    Exit Date
    -
  • Hill Biscuits Logo

    Hill Biscuits

    Hill Biscuits is one of the UK’s leading biscuit manufacturers, producing over 30 million biscuits each week for the retail and foodservice markets. 
    Type
    Management Buyout
    Deal Size
    Less than £20m
    Entry Date
    18/04/2017
    Exit Date
    -