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McDowell Purcell have assisted Dublin Food Sales in further expansion of their national distribution chain




McDowell Purcell have recently advised on the acquisition of Scallans Food Service Limited by the established food distributor, Dublin Food Sales. This transaction involved the purchase of a Wexford based, family owned, food wholesale business from Thomas and Graham Scallan in Wexford. The business will continue to operate from its current location with a view to expand upon their already strong presence across the South-East Region. The CEO of Dublin Food Sales, Richard Meehan commented as follows: “Our acquisition of Scallans was an important strategic relationship to form, with many shared customer centric values and goals. It expands our product portfolio and geographical reach. Working with Feilim, Breen and their respective teams in McDowell Purcell on our fourth transaction in two years was an integral component to both the success and assurance of the deal.” McDowell Purcell's team included:
  1. Partner Feilim O’CaoimhCorporate and Commercial
  2. Partner Breen Purcell, Commercial Property
  3. Associate Conor FolanCorporate and Commercial