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Cutting the mustard

19 July 2017 By Tom Buerkle

The $12 bln spice vendor is paying a fat 20 times EBITDA for the mustard and hot-sauce business of Reckitt Benckiser. With modest synergies in prospect, McCormick will need strong growth to pay down debt. Investors have reason to question the acquisition’s aftertaste.

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