Germany: Nestlé Sells a Financial Participation in the Mineral Water Field

Back to Press releasesVevey,May 10, 2001

Nestlé Deutschland AG and Blaue Quellen Mineral- und Heilbrunnen AG announce the sale of their 42 percent stake in the Mineralbrunnen Überkingen-Teinach AG company, to Karlsberg Brauerei KG in Homburg (Saar).

This transaction, whose price is not disclosed, is subject to the approval of the regulatory authorities. By selling this financial participation, Nestlé is focusing its successful German mineral water activities on its strong national and international products portfolio.