6-K 1 a6kinvestorfindus.htm 6-K Document

Washington, D.C. 20549

PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
For the month of November 2020
Commission File Number: 001-37669
Nomad Foods Limited
(Translation of registrant’s name in English)
No. 1 New Square
Bedfont Lakes Business Park
Feltham, Middlesex TW14 8HA
+ (44) 208 918 3200
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

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Findus Switzerland Acquisition

On November 9, 2020, Nomad Foods Limited (the “Company”) entered into an agreement (the “Agreement”) with Froneri International Ltd. (the “Seller”), pursuant to which CSI - Compagnia Surgelati Italiana SpA (“Purchaser”), an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, agreed to acquire Findus Switzerland AG (“Findus Switzerland”) from the Seller, and certain related intellectual property from an affiliate of Nestlé S.A., for approximately €110 million on a debt-free, cash-free basis, subject to certain adjustments (the “Acquisition”). Findus Switzerland is the leading frozen food brand in Switzerland with a portfolio of value-added frozen products across certain categories including fish, vegetables and ready meals. The purchase price is expected to be funded through cash on hand.

The Company has agreed to guarantee the performance of all obligations and liabilities of the Purchaser under the Agreement. The Agreement contains customary warranties from the Company and the Seller as well as customary indemnification rights for transactions of this type. Certain of the indemnification obligations are subject to deductible amounts and caps and other limitations on liability.

The Acquisition is expected to be completed before the end of the first quarter of 2021, subject to certain closing conditions including obtaining any necessary regulatory approvals.

A copy of the press release announcing the Acquisition is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.

Investor Presentation

As previously announced, the Company is scheduled to hold a virtual Investor Day on Tuesday, November 10, 2020. A webcast of the session will be available following the conclusion of the event on the Company’s website at

A copy of the investor presentation is furnished as Exhibit 99.2 to this Form 6-K.

This information included in this Form 6-K related to the Acquisition is incorporated by reference into the registration statements on (i) Form S-8 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) on May 3, 2016 (File No. 333-211095), (ii) Form F-3, initially filed with the Commission on March 30, 2017 and declared effective on May 2, 2017 (File No. 333-217044), and (iii) Form F-3 filed with the Commission on June 4, 2018, which was automatically effective upon filing with the Commission (File No. 333-225402).

Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2 are furnished herewith and are not deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized. 
/s/ Stéfan Descheemaeker
Stéfan Descheemaeker
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Dated: November 10, 2020

Exhibit Index

  Exhibit Title
Press Release issued by Nomad Foods Limited on November 9, 2020 relating to the Acquisition.
Nomad Foods Limited Investor Presentation.