Sale of Baker Perkins to Schenck Process

Deal typeM&A
Sub-industryEngineering & Food and drink

Baker Perkins manufactures process lines for the bakery; cereal; confectionery and biscuit segments of the food sector. The business has over 200 years of history and ships its class-leading products all over the world.

Schenck Process is a global supplier of materials handling equipment and the combination with Baker Perkins will allow the expanded group to compete for turnkey food processing projects all over the world. 

"I am delighted to have the opportunity to praise the professional and extremely personal way in which BDO handled the deal to sell Baker Perkins Ltd. I have 50 years’ experience in company and financial management, including a fair share of M&A and have no reservations in recommending BDO to any prospective client, they will get a first class professional service."

John E Cowx, FCMA - Baker Perkins Ltd