Kerry Group purchases two US businesses.

Kerry Group has purchased two US businesses for 96 million dollars. Oregon Chai is a supplier of natural chai tea lattes, concentrates and ready to drink products. Extreme foods produces ice blended flavoured drinks and smoothies under the jet brand name. The company supplies coffee houses and department store cafe’s. According to Kerry Chief Executive Hugh Friel, given the demand for health conscious beverages the addition of the two leading market brands to Kerry`s portfolio is a significant step.