Mergers & Acquisitions

Corporate Adviser to Multipack on the merger with LJM (NSW)


Multipack appointed Comet Line as corporate advisor in our merger discussions with LJM(NSW). Comet Line proved to be an excellent partner for us and provided tremendous support throughout the merger process. We greatly appreciate Comet Line’s hands-on involvement and professionalism throughout the transaction.

Managing Director – Adam Rawson

Exclusive Corporate Adviser to Ingredient Resources on the sale of the business to Connell Bros (division of Wilbur – Ellis Company)


It was a wise decision to appoint Comet Line Consulting as our advisor to prepare Ingredient Resources Pty Ltd for sale. They had a very clear vision and focus on the food, beverage and ingredient sectors which, ultimately, proved invaluable. They provided in-depth support, advice and financial know-how for every step of the process. Their hands-on involvement, professionalism and ethical approach could not be faulted through the whole transaction.
Chief Executive Officer – Dennis Chesser

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Exclusive Corporate Adviser to Vitality Brands on the sale of the Well Naturally and Power Super Foods businesses to Darrell Lea


Comet Line delivered a fantastic result for Vitality Brands with the sale of the Well Naturally and Power Super Foods businesses. Comet Line’s access to leading food & beverage companies and financial investors was critical in completing a transaction which was successful for Vitality Brands and Darrell Lea. The advice and guidance that Comet Line provided during the process was invaluable.
Managing Director – James Wright

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Exclusive Corporate Adviser to the owners of Everest Foods on the sale of the business to Allegro Funds.


Allegro snaffles Everest Foods in $30m deal

Russell Kelly
CEO – Everest Foods


Exclusive Corporate Adviser to the owners of Temptation Bakeries on the sale of the business to Bakery Investment Group



Michael Ratcliff


Owner – Temptation Bakeries

Exclusive Corporate Adviser to Valcorp Fine Foods on the sale of Locale Espresso to Genovese Coffee


At all times Comet Line provided us with up to date and concise communication. More importantly, their expertise and canvassing of market opportunities provided us with confidence that we were maximising the result and leaving nothing to chance. Ben and David were extremely proactive.

General Manager – Gary Crawford

Corporate Adviser to Inside Out Nutritious Goods on a capital raise



Advised on the sale of Bangalow Cheese Company to Nimbin Valley Dairy.


As food specialists, Comet Line was the ideal adviser to manage the sale of our cheese business – Owner, Tom Lane

Strategic Advice

Acquisition search for a FMCG multinational in the Breakfast Cereal category

Strategic Advice

Acquisition search for the Australian Division of a Global food manufacturer in the Foodservice Distribution industry

Strategic Advice

Acquisition search for a ASX listed entity in the Pet Food & Pet Care category

Strategic Advice

Joint venture partner search for a leading New Zealand business in the value added meat industry

Strategic Advice

Review of exit options for a private equity investor evaluating a value-added poultry business

Strategic Advice

Acquisition search for a leading NZ manufacturer in the Bakery industry

Strategic Consulting

food industry trends
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