A LEEDS-based supplier of nutritional oil and dietary supplements has been bought out.
Savant Distribution, of Clayton Wood Close in the city, has been acquired by Naturalife Health.
The company’s distribution centre will be utilised by Naturalife Health as part of its UK expansion plans.
Naturalife Health director Dominic Galvin said: “Expanding into the UK market is key to our growth strategy.
“Savant is a natural fit – we share the same ethos and we’ve enjoyed a close working relationship with the company for 13 years.
“Our passion for quality and attention to consumer trends is key to our ongoing success.
“Hence our substantial investment to boost jobs, provide the best customer service and increase the volume of brands currently stocked.”
The new owners have pledged to boost UK investment and double the existing number of staff within the year.
Nick Goulding, a partner at hlw Commercial Lawyers which has an office in Leeds, advised Naturalife Health about the acquisition.