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Part of Dalgety
1987 Dalgety acquired Golden Wonder, potato crisp manufacturers.
1993 Dalgety Foods Ltd, a subsidiary of Dalgety, was transferred into a new company Dalgety Spillers Foods Ltd.
In the late 1990s, following the BSE crisis in the UK, Dalgety entered into a series of disposals.
1995 Dalgety sold Golden Wonder to its management
Dalgety retained the brand rights for the production of pre-prepared cooking sauces. The Homepride sauces brand was acquired by the Campbell Soup Company in 1995.
1997 Dalgety sold its pet foods business to Nestlé.
2002 Friskies Petcare (U.K) Ltd was renamed Nestle Purina Petcare (U.K.) Ltd